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Remembering 1916 Life On The Western Front

Whitgift Exhibition Centre | Whitgift School, Haling Park, South Croydon, Croydon CR2 6YT, England
+44 20 8633 9902
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lest we forget

plenty to see to show the younger ones what are for fathers went through to keep our freedom alive... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2017
wessexman144
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Croydon, United Kingdom
Excellent insight to the trials and tribulations Suffered by Combatant's

An extremely informative and thought provoking exhibition . Packs a tremendous amount of... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2017
BobsTrips-11
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London, United Kingdom
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Whitgift Exhibition Centre | Whitgift School, Haling Park, South Croydon, Croydon CR2 6YT, England
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Reviewed 11 August 2017

plenty to see to show the younger ones what are for fathers went through to keep our freedom alive for them to enjoy great exhibition

Thank wessexman144
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

An extremely informative and thought provoking exhibition . Packs a tremendous amount of information and carefully chosen artefacts in to a thoughtfully planned and professionally presented display.

Thank BobsTrips-11
Reviewed 7 May 2017

This would be a valid exhibition at the Imperial War Museum, it is an excellent small exhibit, with interesting displays from WWI.

Thank Jimvin
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Really informative for all ages. My 7 year old loved the fox character that guided her round. Closes on Sunday 16th so get there this weekend.

Thank AndySparrow
Reviewed 12 April 2017

What an excellent exhibition. I cannot imagine all the work and planning that went into putting it together. We spent far more time than expected. So much to see. I love the personal stories from the British, French and German perspectives! Its now free and...More

Thank joolsholland
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Even friends of mine who have studied WW1 for years enthused about this exhibition. Said they saw stuff they had never seen before.

Thank hghansford
Reviewed 10 April 2017

A friend said to allow 2 hours, but we spent the whole afternoon (12-4:30pm, with a brief tea break!) and still didn't have a chance to read everything! Very professional set-up, with fantastic displays of period rooms and costumes, as well as accounts from diaries...More

Thank Debby G
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Wonderful exhibition sorry I didn't visit sooner. Congratulations 💚🇮🇪🍀 I particularly enjoyed the personal recollections of the sights they saw during their time on the front. Extremely sad 😢😢

Thank Charlotte M
Reviewed 6 April 2017

An excellent presentation of events in 1916 during the First World War. Lots of artefacts and examples of uniforms and weapons used during the war together with information about civilian life at that time. The exhibition is now free but closes at the middle of...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Went because it was free and quite interested and it was so much better than I expected and much bigger too. Nice cafe and garden outside on a sunny day.

Thank USfan077
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