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History at its best ...

Great historic setting with the medieval cobble stone pass leading to the impressive church. Learn... read more

Reviewed yesterday
South Molton, United Kingdom
A wonderful historical gem

A warm welcome greeted us as we were invited to take a seat in the upper room & listen to a short... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
West Midlands, United Kingdom
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1 Church Lane, Ledbury HR8 1DL, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Great historic setting with the medieval cobble stone pass leading to the impressive church. Learn about how the Civil War affected Ledbury

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank bruce789
Reviewed 3 October 2018

A warm welcome greeted us as we were invited to take a seat in the upper room & listen to a short & very informative talk about the painted room by a very knowledgeable guide.The paintings date back to 1560/70 & are in the style...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank samsouthwell
Reviewed 14 September 2018

Must visit this if you are in Ledbury,Shown the room by a lady who spent 5 minutes explaining to us about the room .It is free to visit

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mrsdRedcar
Reviewed 3 September 2018

I was in the Herefordshire area for a week, visiting many places, and I have to say this gem in Ledbury was one of the best historic stops. I went the Ledbury for the market that day, and close to the ancient market building (a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank TammyL0uise
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Really loved this little gem. Informative talk given to us by the young lady on duty. A real must to visit.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank John W
Reviewed 20 August 2018

What a surprise when we turned a corner and saw this charming little museum. Fascinating wall paintings and a very knowledgeable guide. It only takes about 10 minutes but worth a detour and it's free

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank hilary2307
Reviewed 19 August 2018

We found this place by accident, but were fascinated by the wall paintings which were only re-discovered in 1989. The quality of the paintings is astonishing. A young lady gave us a brief, concise talk about the paintings and then allowed us to simply sit...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Michael C
Reviewed 6 August 2018

well worth a visit. Fascinating talk given on this little room showing 16th century paintings. So easy to just walk past, but to go and have a look!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank GWSS
Reviewed 20 June 2018

I came upon the Painted Room by chance and was pleased to be in time for a short talk about its discovery and the history of the house and its former occupants.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Januarius
Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

A small place with so much to see. The restoration is exceptional. The passion of the story teller is exceptional. Well worth having a look and giving a donation.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Stlo01
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