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.... But not the best. Only a £1 entry. Very small and not much to see. Please do support this... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
scouse_mouse_2000uk
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Liverpool, England, United Kingdom
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An imposing looking building for Ludlow...

But before tourism once a prosperous market town. The Buttercross represents this. Really just two... read more

Reviewed 31 March 2018
Nightowl0808
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Lichfield, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

.... But not the best. Only a £1 entry. Very small and not much to see. Please do support this little museum.

Thank scouse_mouse_2000uk
Reviewed 20 May 2018

its very very small would be so much better if there was a tour but my children did enjoy the phones

Thank Kim T
Reviewed 18 May 2018

The museum is located in the upper floor of the historic Buttercross. You enter through a door in the opposite side of the alley behind the Buttercross. Exhibits go from the prehistory of the area through to the 20th century.

Thank PeteWLaw
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

My son spotted the sign outside this museum so thought we'd go have a peek. What a l9vely little museum. Boys l9 ed the fossil and the old phone were y9u could dial up different numbers to listen to recordings of a particular subject or...More

Thank Diane H
Reviewed 31 March 2018

But before tourism once a prosperous market town. The Buttercross represents this. Really just two gallery rooms inside, but a lot of history, well laid out and informative information. Becareful on opening times, a place like this has days off and even a lot of...More

Thank Nightowl0808
Reviewed 7 March 2018

There are really only two rooms but they're packed with info and exhibits.. You can pick up an old fashioned telephone and hear local voices telling you about many different aspects of life in days gone by - fascinating. Must mention Petra, the curator on...More

Thank grahamthemagseller
Reviewed 7 November 2017

It doesn’t take long to go round the exhibits and displays here but it’s delivered really well. Entry cost just £1

Thank TKandco
Reviewed 19 October 2017

This museum is located above the Buttercross which is a picturesque and historical building prominently located in town however when I visited I found that it was not open even on a Wednesday. At the moment I think it is only open on a Friday...More

Thank sheepygold
Reviewed 15 October 2017

It seemed a pity not to visit this museum while we were in Ludlow, but the collection is small, the displays unimaginative and we'd probably enjoyed spending more time at the nearbby Castle.

Thank V581ZSdonb
Reviewed 4 October 2017

When in primarily to see the Saxon sword pommel as we had seen it in a leaflet. Lots of great local artefacts including a coin hoard and fossils. Really loved the temporary exhibit of Georgian bits and pieces from a local man's collection. Spent a...More

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