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Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
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So Family Friendly

Wonderful museum for children and the rest of the family the actual museum is a little old and non... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
High Wycombe, United Kingdom
Beautiful gardens, really interesting and detailed museum- a hidden gem.

This is a really interesting little museum, just next to the town center. It's very easy to get to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Family-friendly museum that explores the history of Wycombe district through seven hands-on galleries. Collections include local art, historic objects and furniture. Look out for changing exhibitions in our temporary exhibition space. Entry to the...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Priory Avenue, High Wycombe HP13 6PX, England
+44 1494 957210
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful museum for children and the rest of the family the actual museum is a little old and non techno but the staff are fabulous, the cafe great and the kids events superb.

Thank StAlbansWilbo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a really interesting little museum, just next to the town center. It's very easy to get to, and you can park on the road outside, without any problem . The museum is very itneresting with the fascinating hsitory of wycombe displayed and boxed...More

Thank Sheknowsit
Reviewed July 14, 2018

This museum celebrates the history of High Wycombe, in particular its important role in the furniture industry. The exhibits are well labelled, providing visitors with lots of relevant information. There's plenty for kids to do. Entry is free. Facilities include a café and a gift...More

Thank Nicholas H
Reviewed June 28, 2018

Every time I google Wycombe museum, a one star rating comes up, which was posted back in 2016! THIS IS NOT TRUE. The museum is quirky and is set in lovely grounds. They have a fabulous range of activities for all ages throughout the year....More

Thank AIEllis
Reviewed June 17, 2018

We were staying nearby in Marlow and were having a drive round the local areas. An eclectic mix of a large period family house, history of the local furniture manufacturers trench warfare. Did you know nose cancer was prevalent amongst workers due to inhaling the...More

Thank Moretea2Vicar
Reviewed April 22, 2018

I have been looking for a course for crochet for years and had one earlier in the year cancelled .A friend told me about this bite sized lesson today and it was soooo good .Our training took us from the very basic just as well...More

Thank Boxer7199
Reviewed February 3, 2018 via mobile

Family friendly, interactive museum with lots of things to see. Plenty to keep children amused and very nice cafe with delicious cakes. Staff very helpful and friendly. Gardens would have been nice to explore if weather had been drier.

Thank chrissyc95
Reviewed January 3, 2018

The cafe now is in a much larger room in the front of the house. Attentive staff and away from the noise and bustle of the town, but just a short walk from the centre. We only looked briefly at the exhibitions, having come to...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed December 4, 2017

I have been here several times recently. There are lots of interesting displays - recently First World War and Second World war features. The Victorian kitchen is well worth taking children (or adults!) to and the cafe is comfortable and friendly with a shop that...More

Thank janetreid1
Reviewed November 28, 2017

An interesting place to visit that is really well done up. Lots of local history and recommended. An interesting artistic feature on death / a graveyard, plus mor normal things such as paintings and samples of the furniture that the area is famous for. A...More

Thank Colin D
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September 25, 2016|
Response from justbex2016 |
Hi, If you send an email to info @ wycombemuseum. org (spaces to prevent hyperlink) with more information someone will get back to you as soon as possible.
April 5, 2015|
Response from Wycombe M | Property representative |
Hello, service dogs only are allowed on the museum site, including the grounds and the house.
March 6, 2015|
Response from Wycombe M | Property representative |
Hello, We are open Mon-Sat 10am-5pm and Sunday 2-5pm. We are closed on Bank Holidays.