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Day out in hinckkey

It's a very interesting museum only cost £1.It had local information about what happened in... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
glenfarrar22
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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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Interesting exhibits and enthusiastic volunteers

Not just an ordinary town museum, but one which also contains an interesting exhibition of... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
jjbl0ndie
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West Drayton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's a very interesting museum only cost £1.It had local information about what happened in hinckley in the past . The Romans introf used take away food to Britain and also houses built today were intrinduced by the Romans

Thank glenfarrar22
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Not just an ordinary town museum, but one which also contains an interesting exhibition of innovation in council housing, and a beautiful 1600s building. When we visited there were Roman demonstrations, Victorian wash day, and an archer who makes his own bows and arrows. Also,...More

Thank jjbl0ndie
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Jewel of a building!!! Beautiful and well explained tour around the premises and finished off with a good cup of tea in the tea room. I would really advise it to all ages.

Thank Discover276003
Reviewed 3 May 2018

As a Paranormal Investigator, I have worked closely with the museum for many years, investigating the building many many times. Not only are they amazing for letting my team in to do this and try to piece together bits of history, as a museum it...More

Thank cheriherbert
Reviewed 22 December 2017

People will be surprised by the amount of history to be gleaned from here, there is parking next door and well worth a visit free or a small donation.

Thank Roy C
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Such a lovely museum in a beautiful building, the staff were friendly and the gardens are also lovely

Thank JacBiker
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Appeared to be a minute building but it was a "tardis". Very friendly and knowledgeable staff. Most interesting displays and photographs. The video of photographs had been expertly done to merge old street scenes into the current buildings and streets. Very cleverly done. The tiny...More

Thank Martyn G
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Took advantage of the museum's current Monday opening times and was pleasantly surprised at how spacious it was and how much there was to see in this beautiful old cottage. Volunteer staff are friendly and informative and there is a cozy little tea-room at the...More

Thank Marilyn S
Reviewed 24 July 2016

A lot of history in here love it And it's haunted it's got a lovely garden at the back With the old-fashioned washboards and they all dress up

Thank shanie t
Reviewed 11 June 2016

Well worth many visits. A wonderful old building showing many historical interests from our town and surrounding areas. Ran by volunteers it offers interesting historical facts and information along with a lovely cafe area. Can highly recommend visiting.

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