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Ludlow Museum

Broad Street | The Buttercross, Ludlow SY8 1AW, England
+44 1584 878697
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Excellent little museum

This is an excellent museum with interesting facts about the very local area. Although small, it is... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
Claire P
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Staffordshire
Crash and Zzap!

This museum was the main reason we were visiting Ludlow as there was a small but interesting... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2017
TheDiscoMessiah001
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Broad Street | The Buttercross, Ludlow SY8 1AW, England
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

This is an excellent museum with interesting facts about the very local area. Although small, it is well worth a visit.

1  Thank Claire P
Reviewed 21 May 2017

This museum was the main reason we were visiting Ludlow as there was a small but interesting temporary exhibition on there that we wanted to see. It was about a magazine company (Newsfield) that used to be based in the adjacent building back in the...More

1  Thank TheDiscoMessiah001
Reviewed 5 May 2017

If you visit Ludlow in Shropshire, I would recommend that you visit their museum. The building itself is very imposing & there are many historic documents, artifacts & bygones within its walls recalling times past & events which took place in & around Ludlow.

2  Thank Mike P
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Interesting local displays - good to see the more modern history of Ludlow being showcased. Friendly staff in an interesting building. It would be nice to have more items available to purchase- what they did have was of excellent quality but a very small range....More

1  Thank Gishers
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Very small museum, but also very small entry fee at only £1. It has some interesting things relating to the history of the town and area, including the 'Bitterley Hoard' and a wonderful Golden dagger pommel. There was also a temporary display about 80s videogame...More

1  Thank Eccentric87
Management response:Responded 10 March 2017

Thank you for your review, we are glad you enjoyed the current Newsfield display! Hope to see you again.

Reviewed 9 March 2017

Right in the centre of town I was a little disappointed with its condition It seems to have been deprived of the TLC that it needs.More

Thank Outofthelaw
Management response:Responded 11 March 2017

Hi there, thank you for your review, however, the Museum at the Buttercross is newly renovated and only reopened in August after extensive restoration, I wonder if you might be thinking of somewhere else? Please do pop in and see us if you're in Ludlow...More

Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Delighted and surprised to find this small museum open in early February as many small town museums shut for the winter. Displays gave good information about the town and the curator was happy to answer questions and talk about continuing plans for upcoming mini displays....More

Thank Summer1London
Management response:Responded 3 March 2017

Thank you - we are really glad you enjoyed it! Hopefully see you again.

Reviewed 12 January 2017

First visit since the move from the Assembly rooms. Very helpful man on front desk, happy to chat. Museum has been downsized and made more relevant to the town. Lovely rooms full of light and awesome views straight down Broad Street. The Bitterley Hoard looks...More

1  Thank David F
Management response:Responded 3 March 2017

Thank you, we are glad you enjoyed your visit! We are in the process of addressing the volume on the geology video.

Reviewed 17 October 2016

Upstairs, however once up there I was told there was a lift. Not very large but gives a good history of the town and how it has developed and the staff are lovely

Thank fuglycat
Management response:Responded 3 March 2017

Thank you very much! We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 22 September 2016

lots of really interesting things to see her, spent a good while wandering around, staff very helpfull

Thank here4dbouncycastles
Management response:Responded 3 March 2017

Thank you! We look forward to seeing you again.

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