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Brewhouse Yard Museum

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Address: Brewhouse Yard Castle Boulevard, Nottingham NG7 1FB, England
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+44 115 876 1400
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Sat - Sun 12:00 - 16:00

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An hour well spent!

What a smashing little museum. And just £2.50 entry! Hugely knowledgeable guides to remind you of a bygone era!

Reviewed 3 days ago
Gary W
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Addlestone, United Kingdom
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cheshire
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34 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very disappointed to find that the museum was only open at the weeends and we were not around then, From what we read it sounds a very interesting place,

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Addlestone, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

What a smashing little museum. And just £2.50 entry! Hugely knowledgeable guides to remind you of a bygone era!

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Thank Gary W
Buckingham, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

An interesting step back in time. Lots of things to see set out on 2 floors. We could remember a few of them too. Artifacts from all walks of life including the pharmacy, bootmaker, laundry, corner shop and hairdressers (some of which looked pretty dangerous!). Great value at only £2.50 too. Highly recommended

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Sutton In Ashfield
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40 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had lunch in the nearby Trip to Jerusalem pub and wandered down here. Had a really lively time wandering around, and the staff were very helpful. It is bigger inside than it looks, and could have spent longer in here if we had allowed more time. It's got recreations of old shop fronts, which I always love in a small... More 

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13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Lovely to be able to walk around all three floors and see lots of old things to remind me of my grandparents etc! Reasonably priced at £2.50 and great to be able to see the caves at the back of ordinary houses, such an unusual place.

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Thank SJPep
Kath G, Guest Relations Manager at Brewhouse Yard Museum, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. I am glad you enjoyed the museum and the caves More 

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Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent museum with fascinating exhibits. Kids and adults will both love it and run by volunteers. Well worth a visit.

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Kath G, Guest Relations Manager at Brewhouse Yard Museum, responded to this review

Thank you for this review so many people don't realise what a great place Brewhouse Yard is for the whole family especially the youngters More 

Cannon Beach, Oregon
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15 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Absolutely amazing to visit this after the disappointment of the art gallery calling itself a castle!!! My kids were gutted until we came into this little gem of a museum x thankyou for putting a smile back on their faces :-) VERY WORTH A VISIT......EDUCATIONAL AND INTERESTING X One slight negative point....it's not open the same times as the castle... More 

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Thank Claire M
Kath G, Guest Relations Manager at Brewhouse Yard Museum, responded to this review

Thank you for your remarks. I have voiced them to my managers. The museum is presently under review and its opening hours are part of that review. We strive to be a welcoming place for all the family to visit and enjoy. I am glad that your children had their smiles back when they left More 

Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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291 reviews
78 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Very informative and enjoyable museum for little money. Great thing to do in Nottingham, friendly staff and would recommend. Lots of history about Nottingham as well as some more information on the caves, Victorian life and even a WW2 shelter! Good for families too.

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Kath G, Guest Relations Manager at Brewhouse Yard Museum, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review. I will pass on your kind compliments to our management and volunteer teams More 

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Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Friendly, enthusiastic and informative staff. Very reasonably priced (£2.50 per perso.). Lots to see.

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Kath G, Guest Relations Manager at Brewhouse Yard Museum, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review us on Tripadvisor. You time and your comments are valued More 

Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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181 reviews
118 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2017

The "castle" didn't appeal - seemed a lot of money for what is really just an art gallery. This place, on the other hand, for just £2.50 for adults is absolutely brilliant. The museum is housed in a row of houses built around 1700 with a separate school room. The museum gives you a taste of life in earlier times... More 

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Kath G, Guest Relations Manager at Brewhouse Yard Museum, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review Brewhouse Yard. I am so pleased you enjoyed it. We are very proud of our cook in the kitchen. She is a retired domestic science teacher and is excellent in her voluntary role. What most visitors don't pick up on, is the fact that she is registered blind and cannot see either... More 

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