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Great fun

This was a great day out. Hands-on experiences, which really make the day. Getting to show the kids... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
michellecarrier
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Coventry, United Kingdom
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Entertainment for every generation

The start is a display of when children had to work and did not really have a childhood. Then... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Liz H
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Lichfield, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was a great day out. Hands-on experiences, which really make the day. Getting to show the kids the toys we played with when we were young.

Thank michellecarrier
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The start is a display of when children had to work and did not really have a childhood. Then there are games, toys and pastimes from every era, interspersed with lots of hands on objects for children and adults to enjoy. Bonus of the National...More

Thank Liz H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hall was closed so we only accessed the museum. Some interactive exhibits and a lot of people exclaiming 'remember that' or 'I had one of those'. A very enjoyable couple of hours. As a child who took music lessons from a young age I...More

Thank SJC_65_12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The kids (4 and 2) love it round the museum The staff are generally well meaning but can be a bit snooty and overly pushy

Thank mattmilly1974
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I recently joined the National Trust and decided to make use of this during the summer holiday with my Son and his friend who are both 10 years of age. We arrived a little after opening time, parking was well sign posted but is a...More

Thank Amy C
Reviewed September 3, 2018

We visited this museum to check it out with a view to bringing our grandsons - all under 7. It is a brilliant place with hands on activities in every room. The boys will love it.

Thank Val C
Reviewed August 28, 2018

What a great time we had here! It has a sobering history of children over the last couple of centuries and how hard life was compared to now, but also a fantastic range of toys and games on display from Victorian to modern times. Scarily,...More

Thank BurtonTrekkie
Reviewed August 28, 2018

I brought a 7yo and 4yo, and they both had a great time, playing and learning at the same time. Their favourite was being chimney children! It was quite hot inside the museum with few windows and no ventilation.

Thank Laura S
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Loved the nostalgia of seeing my own childhood items and the other areas were all very interesting. My daughter was shocked at how narrow the chimney was when she tried being a chimney sweep.

Thank Red_Bus_Zeal
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Lovely museum very enthusiastic staff and a terrific display of new and old toys. They stirred up many memories good of both mine and my children's childhood.

Thank Ian T
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