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The Black and White House Museum

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Too late to go inside the museum

I had to be content with looking at the outside of this magnificent Jacobean building as it closes... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ludlow, United Kingdom

What a treasure to have this beautifully preserved 17th century house in the heart of Hereford. It... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Winnipeg, Canada
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“butchers row”(6 reviews)
A Jacobean merchants shop in the heart of Herefords high town. Come and get a flavour of life in the 17th century and browse our selection of unique and unusual gifts in our shop. Entry prices: Adults £2.50 Children £1.50 (under 5's free) Families...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
High Town, Hereford HR1 2AA, England
+44 1432 260694
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All reviewsthree floorsbutchers rowperiod furniturefree entrywall paintingswell worth a visitmiddle of townold buildingcivil warhigh townsituated rightstep back in timeinteresting artifactslittle gemintroductory talkopen to the publiclocal history
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had to be content with looking at the outside of this magnificent Jacobean building as it closes at 4pm. Situated in the pedestrianised area, one can walk all round it and admire its beautiful carving. It is floodlit at night - highly photogenic.

Thank PeteWLaw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a treasure to have this beautifully preserved 17th century house in the heart of Hereford. It is staffed by lovely people who are rightly proud to show it off. The house is set up as it may have been when it was inhabited by...More

Thank TammyL0uise
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this museum with my teenage daughter to while away an hour and thought it was lovely! Situated right in the middle of town it’s easy to find and reasonably priced. The house itself has an interesting history and I liked the way visitors are...More

Thank YorkYorktraveller
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you visit Hereford & make your way to the town square, right by the Hereford bull statue you will find this lovely old house. Upon entering its portals you will find that it is absolutely full of interesting documents relating to the town &...More

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are in Hereford and interested in history, then this is a must visit. One of the very few museums I've been in which actually invites you to touch, feel, sit on and lie down on. You can even dress up if you want...More

Thank anthonypetter
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This original Wooden town house is on the main square in Hereford and covers the social history over the last 300 years. No visit to the city is complete without a visit. We were met by the curator who gave us a fantastic summary of...More

Thank N6520SXrichard
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was having a visit from my friends who live in South Korea, and suggested that they visit the old house in Hereford, to learn about some of England's historical past. My poor rating is not based on the exhibits or the house itself (...More

Thank marty3976
Reviewed 15 August 2018

I had walk past the Black and White house a lot, so one day I went to have a look, I was so pleased that I did. Its amazing place, the fire places, so big and beautiful. The whole place is worth a visit, I...More

Thank misty65dickinson
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Very interesting to here and see all of the history of Hereford and the butchers row house. Good to see the facilities for children - very hands on history

Thank Carol G
Reviewed 11 August 2018

Single black and white building in middle of Hereford packed with interest over all three floors. We were only visitors at the time and the "host" gave us a great introduction talk. Full of knowledge and enthusiasm, we learnt a lot. Attraction as fun for...More

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16 August 2017|
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Response from ChrissyA87 | Reviewed this property |
I think it's about £2.50, certainly not a lot compared to other attractions and good value for money.