We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

John Moore Museum

41 Church Street, Tewkesbury GL20 5SN, England
+44 1684 297174
Review Highlights
Well laid out

Although we found this fascinating, it did make us wish our children were still young. They would... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2017
Natural history in an amazing old building

There is a wide selection of wildlife information and animals from our countryside. It is an ideal... read more

Reviewed 1 March 2017
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Read all 61 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Overview
  • Reviews
  • Location
  • Q&A
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good39%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
All hours
Hours Today: Closed
41 Church Street, Tewkesbury GL20 5SN, England
+44 1684 297174
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (61)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 61 reviews

Reviewed 20 March 2017

Although we found this fascinating, it did make us wish our children were still young. They would have really loved it. The displays are well thought out and appeal to all ages, but the quirky nature of the building itself lends a cosy intimate feeling...More

Thank ShrewsburyMum
Reviewed 1 March 2017

There is a wide selection of wildlife information and animals from our countryside. It is an ideal place to take children teach them about animals and birds that they may not see live. The building is one of four originating from the Middle Ages that...More

Thank rands15
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Just a hop and a skip from Tewkesbury's beautiful abbey, this museum is housed within a row of quaint 15th century cottages. My grandchildren, aged 2 and 5, were fascinated by the exhibits. First the stuffed animals, which they were encouraged to touch, and then...More

1  Thank ManchesterItalophile
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Well worth a visit when in Tewkesbury. A very educational and informative place with plenty to see and absorb... quite quirky !

Thank deerussellthomas
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Visited the museum in small groups and were given a fantastic insight as to what life had been like to live there. It was very interactive, having a go at a hands on quiz and dressing up. Combined with visiting other sights in Tewkesbury it...More

Thank Keren Y
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Small, but well presented, John Moore Museum is a good attraction in Tewkesbury, with a variety of exhibits well presented.

Thank KevinSadler2364
Reviewed 23 October 2016

A visit to Tewkesbury would not be complete without a visit to the 15th century Merchant's house. The audio tour was brilliant. And only £4 for this museum and the old Baptist Chapel!!

Thank MFB1968
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

This is well worth a visit. There is lots of things to dress up in and touch/play in the tudor house and lots to feel and see in the museum.

Thank Sarah S
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Part of the museum is the house next door, which is a preserved Medieval merchant's house with an audio display and outside is a lovely secret garden

Thank Deesh2013
Reviewed 2 April 2016

The lady in the tourist information centre recommended to come here. She was right. The gentleman at the reception was very friendly, welcoming, and helpful. I didn't opt for the natural history part of the museum as I'm not a fan of padded animals (and...More

2  Thank Claudia P
Nearby Restaurants
My Great Grandfather's
436 reviews
.09 km away
620 reviews
.01 km away
Abbey Tea Rooms
430 reviews
.06 km away
Caffe e Vino
177 reviews
.12 km away
Nearby Attractions
Tewkesbury Abbey
1,198 reviews
.08 km away
Tewkesbury Battlefield Commemorative Sculptures
50 reviews
1.04 km away
The Roses
82 reviews
.64 km away
Tewkesbury Museum
54 reviews
.38 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from John Moore Museum staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines