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Museum of Eton Life

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Eton tour

This was included in our tour of the college - fascinating but needed more time to be able to... read more

Reviewed 16 June 2018
Verwood, United Kingdom
Fascinating insight

We came to this museum after reading the reviews as I was keen to find out more about Eton. The... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
Brighton, United Kingdom
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15 Jun 2018
“Eton tour”
12 Jul 2017
“Fascinating insight”
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Reviewed 16 June 2018

This was included in our tour of the college - fascinating but needed more time to be able to absorb all the artefacts and information. Don't miss

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank xxValxxHopkins
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We came to this museum after reading the reviews as I was keen to find out more about Eton. The museum is hard to find, only open for a few hours on a Sunday and virtually no signage, but it's worth the visit! It has...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 8 June 2017

Learn about the history of Eton College, from it's founding as a charitable college for boys from poor families to its standing as one of the most famous boys' boarding schools in the world. Most enjoyable.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 26 March 2017

Quite a small museum, giving information on the history of Eton College, and what it used to be like to be a scholar there plus some ideas for what it is like now. Lots of static displays and wall placards, plus some videos. Mock-ups of...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Graham W
Reviewed 3 March 2017

I have always wanted to get into the Eton library - but am not an Etonian so that might not happen. But the museum was a very pleasant visit. Well maintained, clean Sandwell displayed. I did not realise one could get glass windows so clean....More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed 22 February 2017

What makes Eton revered and hated? Go through this museum and you will see how Hogwarts for Humans evolved over six centuries. Fun, impressive, and though-provoking.

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed 23 January 2017

The Museum of Eton Life is newly opened to the public. Housed in an old wine cellar it give an insight into life at Eton as well as some of its history. It is not a large museum but contains a lot of exhibits and...More

Date of experience: January 2017
2  Thank KenMaideheadUK
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