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Sheffield Weston Park Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Different from when I was a kid

Went here in my lunch break couldn't believe how much it has changed from when I was a kid and when... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
dawn b
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Martin Jenkinson photographic exhibition.

Photographs recounting a social history of Sheffield and of Industrial Unrest and Decline. Well... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Malcolm W
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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Weston Park is an award-winning, family-friendly museum where the visitors come first. If visiting with children, simply wind up and release, but there is plenty of treasure here for adults too. Discover the real story of Sheffield, from its...more
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Weston Park, Sheffield S10 2TP, England
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All reviews natural history souvenir shop interactive exhibits all ages free entry dressing up great for kids couple of hours rainy day on display few hours special events worth a visit different areas nice cafe great place to visit children and adults
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here in my lunch break couldn't believe how much it has changed from when I was a kid and when my kids were small they have their own children now. Some of the old displays were still there but it's alot more relaxing and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank dawn b
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The cafe appears to have been taken over. Most adult hot food has gone, now just soup, salads * 2, sandwiches * 3 and jackets. Kids package now soup and a sandwich with flapjack or fruit. No condiment counter now. They had "run out" of...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Photographs recounting a social history of Sheffield and of Industrial Unrest and Decline. Well worth a look at what is a small portion of this self taught photographers portfolio.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Malcolm W
Reviewed 10 February 2019 via mobile

Went to weston park museum with my 4 year old granddaughter she loves it but was very disappointed with the cafe they had nothing to eat for children gone are the snack boxes and no snack items so we had a drink and had to...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank catz20
Reviewed 2 February 2019

This is a really impressive-looking museum both inside and out, set in a very nice park a little outside the centre of town. Free to visit. I enjoyed browsing and thought it would be a fun place for children- personally to be a five-star experience...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank AlexSwallow
Reviewed 19 January 2019 via mobile

As with another recent reviewer, we absolutely love the museum and visit quite frequently with our family. Today was the first trip in 2019, and we were so disappointed by the recent changes to the cafe. It really was terrible- expensive, poor choice, poor quality...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank Gillian E
Reviewed 16 January 2019

Lovely museum, not too large but well laid out and full of interesting stuff. I had walked here from The Bishops House which is also brilliant, and this made a great day out. There is also a coffee shop in the museum which was nice

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank sarahP8509UW
Reviewed 15 January 2019 via mobile

Let me first start by saying the museum is great. We Had a family day out with my wife and 2 under 3 children. We planned to have lunch in the cafe and then return and explore the museum more. To my horror there was...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ScottB3492
Reviewed 12 January 2019 via mobile

Great museum. Cafe attached. Convenient and Clean...An anteroom is showing black and white photos of Sheffield. Sheffield in the early days...excellent pics. Historical. We are sheffield #

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank y0rkshire_0wl
Reviewed 8 January 2019 via mobile

visited the museum tiday with my mu.,which was as always lovely, went to the cafe for lunch. It is a huge,sparse socae. I imagine in the main customers are families, kids etc. The 'menu' was tiny and umimaginative and so we decided on a '...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Fomzine
30 March 2018|
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Response from Asturcelt | Reviewed this property |
Younger children would enjoy it more.
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Wendy K
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Response from Paul M | Reviewed this property |
It's free but there are several reminders about a donation. £5 is suggested.
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