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Frenchay Village Museum

West Lodge, Frenchay Hospital Grounds | Frenchay, Bristol BS16 1LE, England
+44 117 957 0942
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An amazing find in a village near Bristol

There are not many villages that can boast such an array of famous people and businesses as the... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2016
dl15man
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New London, Connecticut
Frenchay remembered

Excellent museum situated at the entrance to Frenchay Hospital. Well worth a visit. You will not be... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2015
Baybabe13
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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24 May 2016
“An amazing find in a village near Bristol”
20 Mar 2015
“Frenchay remembered”
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West Lodge, Frenchay Hospital Grounds | Frenchay, Bristol BS16 1LE, England
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Reviewed 24 May 2016

There are not many villages that can boast such an array of famous people and businesses as the Frenchay Village Museum. From chocolate to racing cars and explorers to vacuum cleaners, it's amazing. And that's only the people the casual visitor will have heard of....More

Thank dl15man
Reviewed 20 March 2015

Excellent museum situated at the entrance to Frenchay Hospital. Well worth a visit. You will not be disappointed. The staff who man it are as knowledgeable as the history contained within. Not sure about the parking as the hospital which has now closed down has...More

1  Thank Baybabe13
Reviewed 6 March 2015

This tiny museum is located at the very entrance to the former Frenchay Hospital and it has its own parking place. It is lovely to see as it gives history of the local hospital, of four local families but also of the World Wars' times...More

Thank Biljana H
Reviewed 19 November 2014

Visited this museum recently having seen leaflet at the hotel where we were staying.A small museum situated at the entrance to the former Frenchay Hospital. Crammed with exhibits about the village and the local families. If in the area and you have an hour or...More

1  Thank onholidayalways
Reviewed 16 October 2014

I only live a few minutes from this museum and trained at Frencahy Hospital so may be a little biaised! The museum has great exhibits and displays relating to Frenchay Vilklage and the locaility and also has great informatrion on Frenchay Hospital, now sadly closed.

1  Thank BristolPete1
Reviewed 13 June 2014

Now, I'm a bit bias as I live 100 yards from this museum but it's a lovely little visit- all run by volunteers and it's completely free to visit. If you get the time then please stop by and I can guarantee you'll be made...More

1  Thank Brett O
Reviewed 10 June 2013

This tiny museum is crammed with interesting items of local interest. Situated just inside the grounds of Frenchay Hospital it is manned by volunteers who are friendly & very well informed. One room has temporary exhibitions & the rest is mainly given over to the...More

2  Thank Julie S
Reviewed 22 February 2013

Very interesting museum all about local area and the house and grounds which are now part of the hospital. Lots of photos and information and run by friendly volunteers.

3  Thank travelfan46
Reviewed 19 February 2012

A lovely house in Frenchay Hospital Grounds. Has vast amounts of pictures of the past and great for researching your family if they lived in and around Frenchay. A vital place to be for Frenchay History.

5  Thank gardener6359
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