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National Trust Museum of Childhood

Sudbury Hall, Ashbourne DE6 5HT, England
+44 1283 585337
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Lovely exhibition

Beautifully set out and very informative. I visited with my husband but I imagine if you take... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2017
Sharon F
Worcester, United Kingdom
via mobile
Childhood memories

A visit to Sudbury Hall NT a childhood memories museum is available to take you back in time with... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2017
John P
Dudley, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Beautifully set out and very informative. I visited with my husband but I imagine if you take children they would live the interactive aspects. The guides are extremely knowledgeable and helpful.

Thank Sharon F
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

A visit to Sudbury Hall NT a childhood memories museum is available to take you back in time with the today's children able experience the toys in certain sections of yesteryear There is an excellent cafe on site and the gardens are well maintained

Thank John P
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Went into the museum after a very disappointing visit to Sudbury Hall Don't think they have quite captured the right atmosphere A lot of the toys on display would never have been available to majority of children in the eras depicted There were no staff...More

Thank susieque69
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

We visited as 2 adults & members of the NT. The museum is fascinating, well set out & lots of fun. Highly recommended.

Thank Curlypops1980
Reviewed 22 March 2017

It was fascinating to see how children used to play. The toys were really good and children visiting were able to play with some. Worth a visit.

Thank annes552015
Reviewed 18 March 2017

This was the first time I have visited the Museum, as we did not have time to go in on two previous visits to Sudbury Hall. There was a particular emphasis on toys from the 1960s which brought back many happy memories to me and...More

Thank Grace S
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Well worth a visit for all generations. A wide range of toys etc on diplay. Plenty of parking. Free entry if National Trust member.

Thank David T
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Fantastic place to visit on your day off. Museum, the house and the grounds all worth the visit. Would recommend!!!

Thank Monika W
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Fortunately visiting the toy museum restored our visit to Sudbury after the disappointment of the Hall. The museum vividly portrays the history of toys from the Victorian ere to the present time. There are lovely quotations on the walls helping to bring memories of childhood...More

Thank GarforthHuddersfield
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Not a good sign to see your favourite toys from your own child hood in here....Make a day of it and grab some great foods and drink locally

Thank Alan W
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