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Hereford Cider Museum

Closed Now: 10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
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Enjoyable visit

An interesting small museum worth a visit if you are in the area, very comprehensive selection of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Well Worth A Visit

Great way to spend a few hours learning the history of cider making in Hereford. Very informative... read more

Reviewed 31 December 2018
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“cellar area”(4 reviews)
“self guided”(5 reviews)
Visit this museum in the heart of Herefordshire and learn about the history of cidermaking. Discover how apples were harvested, milled, pressed and the juice fermented to produce cider. Walk through the fascinating champagne cider cellars and find...more
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Pomona Place, Hereford HR4 0EF, England
+44 1432 354207
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All reviews cellar area well worth a visit self guided board room small tasting interactive displays gift shop two floors interesting visit own pace well stocked shop excellent visit fascinating insight wander around the ground floor interesting place lovely staff
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is a great museum to visit for the history of the production of cider and to sample the product itself in various forms, as well as Perry. We found the museum to be very informative and enjoyable, as well as extremely reasonable. Somewhere to...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank b7772016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Free parking and easy to find opposite Sainsbury's, a small entrance fee, brings a self guided tour. Very informative history of Herefordshire's cider making industry, easy to follow and some cider tasting at the end of the tour. Very helpful and friendly staff, who were...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

3 of us really enjoyed our visit.The museum itself was interesting,lots of information and very well laid out. We had lunch, lovely homemade soup, enjoyed the tastings, of course bought cider and perry. Also very helpfull, smily staff.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Joy2teddy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An interesting small museum worth a visit if you are in the area, very comprehensive selection of ciders available.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank keke975
Reviewed 12 February 2019

There are some interesting things to see in this quite small museum and if you are a cider freak you will appreciate that. But in general I think the place is rather average and abit dissappointing

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank AndrewKarney
Reviewed 31 December 2018

Great way to spend a few hours learning the history of cider making in Hereford. Very informative staff, good exhibits and two floors of displays and video presentations, followed by tasting session at the end. Good tearoom and gift shop as well.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank shushions
Reviewed 31 October 2018

Set in the old Bulmer's factory the national museum of cider gives a highly authoritive presewntation of cider production past and present form pruning of the trees, harvesting the apples through their processing to the blending of the final product and its refinement into sparkling...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

This museum is in an old cider factory. Is was once a thriving business premises for Herefords well known cider making industry. Therefore there is a real sence of a work place here. After saying this, there is also plenty of audio a visual displays...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Craffwr
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Myself and wife went later in the day whilst visiting Hereford for a few days,a very interest place all the information old photos,videos machinery everything you can think of to with the process of cider and poeples lives who were involved with this over the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Peel
Reviewed 12 September 2018

This museum is wonderfully laid out, there is lots to see. My favourite part is the collection of glass-ware. This shows how highly regarded cider has been in the past. You get to go into the actual boardroom historically used by the Bulmer family. The...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank coffeetimepep
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23 October 2018|
Response from ElizabethP3769 | Property representative |
Hello - I'm afraid it's only service dogs usually, but we like to make the owner and the dog comfortable near the tearoom whilst the rest of the party go round, then swap dog-sitting!
Turistone W
13 May 2018|
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Response from Lang4d | Reviewed this property |
Yes it was £5.00 But we was staying at Warners Holme Lacy so only paid £2.50
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31 December 2017|
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Response from ElizabethP3769 | Property representative |
Hello, as we are not a cider producer we offer small samples of three ciders by some of our stockists or apple juice on the day, depending what we are sampling. You can also buy a pint on tap of the cider of the month in the... More