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Wisbech & Fenland Museum

Museum Square, Wisbech PE13 1ES, England
+44 1945 583817
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A new lease of life

The museum is making changes and the plans for the future are exciting. Lots of opportunities to... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Fenlandier
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Cambridgeshire
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Great LittleMuseun very much in the old style.

We found this lovely little old fashiond museum as we were exploring the old town lovely old... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Stuart220
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Canberra, Australia
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"local history"
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"eclectic collection"
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"egyptian artifacts"
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The museum is making changes and the plans for the future are exciting. Lots of opportunities to join in practical activities eg an archaeology dig in the grounds. More opportunities for children and young people as well as adults. New volunteers are bringing fresh ideas...More

Thank Fenlandier
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We found this lovely little old fashiond museum as we were exploring the old town lovely old display cases and good staff.

Thank Stuart220
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Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

For a fairly small and relatively unknown Town, the Fenland Museum is a treasure. It has lots of interesting exhibits including a work by Charles Dickens. All in all well worth a visit

Thank Mike C
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Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

Found this museum while in wisbech and thought we would pop in, staff really helpful nd informed us the best way to go round , lots of interesting things to see nd read which is all local information, would be good for small groups to...More

Thank Lindsey G
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

and it's free,though feel free to gesture a small donation if you feel fit to, this houses an amazing collection, in a beautiful setting , it has a very lovely vibe and is one of the few thing's left in wisbech that still has it's...More

Thank Alexander D
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Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

This place is full of interesting local things and info on local key people Very much worth seeing It's also at the end of an amazing crescent of Georgian houses

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Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Dropped in the Wisbech and Fenland Museum today on our trip to Wisbech - saw the board outside and decided to have a look round. Free admission but a £2 donation is suggested. Plenty to see - a wide range of items in cabinets. So...More

Thank ALS1387
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Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Great little Museum. We had visited family in Wisbech for many years but had no idea this museum exsisted? A surprising find and hidden treasure in Wisbech.

Thank cheryl s
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Reviewed 15 September 2017

To step into this museum is to also step back in time, to a kind of local museum that was set up to provide a broad education in a Victorian manner. It's not huge, but is packed with local history and memorabilia and what I...More

Thank Andy F
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Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

The museum has been open on Sundays with activities for children. The range of coo modifies for sale in the shop has widened and they now sell tubs of ice cream as well as a wide range of books and postcards and novelty items. There...More

Thank Fenlandier
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debraulph
18 April 2017|
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Response from 13CHIPPY13 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, sorry for the delay. They open Tues-Sat from 10-4pm. Well worth a visit and their website is brilliant.
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merle t
13 March 2017|
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Response from Fenlandier | Reviewed this property |
The museum has run a series of Sunday openings finishing soon.
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