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Enjoyable local history musuem

Comprehensive little museum, set up and run by friendly and enthusiastic volunteers. You don't have... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
London, United Kingdom
brilliant little museum

great little museum ,very imformative and friendly staff/volunteers great wee shop one of several... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2018
Inverness, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Comprehensive little museum, set up and run by friendly and enthusiastic volunteers. You don't have to be a train geek to appreciate social heritage. Free, donation encouraged, cute little gift section. Thanks to the bloke (forgotten his name sorry) who tipped us off about the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 26 October 2018

great little museum ,very imformative and friendly staff/volunteers great wee shop one of several good things in borth

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank alicedancer39
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

We were waiting for the train from north back to Aber. This fella came up to us and asked if we would like to have a look around. No charge but a small donation. I didn’t know this place was there. We had a while...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Cheryl E
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Have used Borth Railway Station a couple of times recently, first last Sunday on the way to Aberystwyth & then on Monday on the way to Dovey Junction. But regrettable the museum has been closed during my visits. On Thursday to Saturday I understand that...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank BrianB321
Reviewed 27 August 2018

We had time to burn, and seeing as there isn't a whole lot of stuff to do in Borth we decided to wait at the train station and wait for the museum to open. It was worth the wait. It's not a big museum, but...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ingvar I
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

The volunteers who have refurbed this part of the station at Borth and collected all the historical pieces are amazing. They have done such a good job and genuinely love to talk to people about the history. It is definitely worth a visit.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank MsStephens
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Interesting displays, friendly staff. The kids found it slightly boring but that’s to be expected XD.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank imogenj869
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

Lovely histoical interesting step back in time. Well done for the amazing efforts of the volunteers who have acheived so much to transform this station from dereliction. Many thanks to the guy manning the museum on the day of our visit for his recommendation to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank FarleyPowell
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Found the museum on our last trip. Lovely and all done by volunteers. Free entry just a voluntary donation don't miss it if you visit Borth. Looking forward to seeing what they manage next.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Caren P
Reviewed 2 October 2017

A delightful if small local museum of railway memorabilia. An excellent use of the space in the station buildings (now not used for passenger benefit!) and run entirely by volunteers. Well worth a visit even if you are not travelling on the trains.

Date of experience: July 2017
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