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Amersham Museum

49 High Street, Amersham, England
+44 1494 723700
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Amersham historical walk

The walk was very informative and interesting. I'd definitely recommend it if you have an interest... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jenny K
What a wonderful surprise and historical explanation of Amersham

We have lived in the area for 27 years and always walked past the museum because of the modern... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2017
Simon L
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“local history” (6 reviews)
“old town” (5 reviews)
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49 High Street, Amersham, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The walk was very informative and interesting. I'd definitely recommend it if you have an interest in the local area.

Thank Jenny K
Reviewed 9 September 2017

We have lived in the area for 27 years and always walked past the museum because of the modern unattractive frontage. All this has now changed because of a substantial bequest that has enabled the frontage to be transformed and a curator to be appointed...More

1  Thank Simon L
Georgina B, Learning Officer at Amersham Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear WSimonL, Thank you so much for your kind review, we are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit! Our garden is our pride and joy, and we will be sure to pass our volunteer gardening team your lovely comments. All the best,...More

Reviewed 6 September 2017

We went with 3 young chldren but were disappointed to receive a cold welcome and the children's activity that week was not well led. It would have been a waste if I had not guided the children- not only my own, but others too.More

Thank anne m
Georgina B, Learning Officer at Amersham Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Anne, I'm sorry to hear that your visit to the museum was not as you expected. Our free drop-in family crafts are designed to be a family-led activity, and we always try to offer help and guidance where we can to make the activities...More

Reviewed 24 August 2017

What a treasured and cherished town Amersham is. The Museum shows it off to great advantage with it's ancient walls and beams, hands on displays and delightful medicinal garden. My grandchildren loved playing with the traditional games. Bowles and bagatelle especially.More

Thank Peter S
Georgina B, Learning Officer at Amersham Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Peter, It's fantastic to hear that you and your family enjoyed the museum. Over the next couple of months we will be introducing some new interactive tablets with some really engaging content for kids and big kids alike, and running some great half-term family...More

Reviewed 7 August 2017

Having lived in Old Amersham for 8 years, I was very excited to visit the new museum on the High Street which opened a couple of weeks ago. The modern building and its exhibits are very well laid out and the old building is stunning....More

Thank Freddie K
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Tucked in amongst the houses and shops of Old Town Amersham is this lovely little museum with an interesting insight into the local history.

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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We have lived in Amersham for over 35 years and have visited the museum on many occasions and it seems to get better every time. Thanks to all that keep it going.

Thank tonysharp1
Reviewed 26 January 2017

We enjoyed our visit to the museum, great value and if you go in the Summer you can sit in the little garden. The staff were so lovely and informative.

Thank Freespirit0606
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Anybody interested in local history going back to mediaeval times should make a visit. Very good for children too.

Thank 537Wiggyness537
Reviewed 29 November 2016

really cool and interesting on old amershams history and how that little town worked im really pleased with the museum

Thank Conor G
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