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Redbridge Museum & Heritage Centre

Redbridge Central Library, Clements Road | Redbridge Museum & Heritage Centre, 2nd Floor, Redbridge Central Library, Ilford IG1 1EA, England
+44 20 8708 2317
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Unconventional Museum - well worth a visit

Redbridge Museum is located on the 2nd Floor, Central Library, Clements Road, Ilford. This... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Well worth a visit

Went to this museum with my daughter and 4 kids - 3-12years. Looking at Ilford now you would not... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2017
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Redbridge Museum explores the many different places, people and events in over 150,000 years of Redbridge history. We deliver a wide range of schools education sessions linked to the National Curriculum. All sessions include object handling, activities and worksheets. Since opening in 2000, the Museum has worked with hundreds of local people, has produced more than 70 exhibitions and displays, attracted more than 200,000 visitors, held over 600 family activities, and taught 33,518 school pupils.
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Redbridge Central Library, Clements Road | Redbridge Museum & Heritage Centre, 2nd Floor, Redbridge Central Library, Ilford IG1 1EA, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Redbridge Museum is located on the 2nd Floor, Central Library, Clements Road, Ilford. This unconventional but tasteful museum shows newer residents of the Borough some of the more significant aspects of local history. Starts with the present day and looks back into the past. The...More

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RedbridgeMuseum, Museum Assistant at Redbridge Museum & Heritage Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Inscribe, we're glad you enjoyed your visit! Thank you for your review and we hope to welcome you again soon! Best wishes, the Redbridge Museum team

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Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Went to this museum with my daughter and 4 kids - 3-12years. Looking at Ilford now you would not know its history which this small free, council operated museum does very well to make amends. It's very well presented with a variety of good interactive...More

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RedbridgeMuseum, Museum Assistant at Redbridge Museum & Heritage Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

Hi kirklycl, We're glad you enjoyed your visit! Thanks for the review and come again soon! Best, Redbridge Museum team

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Reviewed 17 August 2017

Though small it is well laid out taking us through the area.I was particularly interested in the display case dedicated to Winston Churchill.They have display cards about other topics such as the local cinemas. .I don't understand why they stop in the 1990s.One girl is...More

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Reviewed 23 March 2017

I recently visited the Redbridge Museum at the Redbridge central library. The recent topic was clothes now and then. The displays were all so informative about people of different backgrounds wearing clothes before and how clothing has changed since then. My daughter loved it!

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Reviewed 14 March 2017

On what Redbridge wore over 300 years. Nicely laid out, not quite finished when we called. One of London's pleasant local museums. Worth a visit

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RedbridgeMuseum, Museum Assistant at Redbridge Museum & Heritage Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2017

Dear Loughtonian1, Thank you for your review! We're very glad you enjoyed your visit. Hope to see you again soon. Kind regards, Redbridge Museum Team

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Reviewed 12 March 2017

Been here a few time to check out various exibits. Its also got a great collection of things of local historic interest.

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RedbridgeMuseum, Museum Assistant at Redbridge Museum & Heritage Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2017

Dear Simon, Thank you for your review! We're very glad you enjoyed your visit. Hope to see you again soon. Kind regards, Redbridge Museum Team

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Reviewed 27 January 2017

Interesting information about my local borough. Takes back into history and helped in understanding history reading books.

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Dear _mirshahzada, Thank you for your review! We're happy to have helped. Hope to see you again soon. Kind regards, Redbridge Museum Team

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Reviewed 27 June 2016

Not too big but nice museum with interesting photos and other things, Nearby is public library with nice atmosphere inside.

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Reviewed 11 May 2016

Kids seemed to enjoy it not sure if relevant to anything they are learning at school but they seemed to be smiling throughout the visit

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Reviewed 3 May 2016

I went to the ice age exhibition it was very informative and great for family and couples not forgetting solo people.

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