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Oliver Cromwell's House

Oliver Cromwells House 29 St. Marys Street, Ely CB7 4HF, England
+44 1353 662062
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Oliver Cromwell's House

An Excellent insight into the life and times of Oliver Cromwell, The entry ticket is £4.90, which I... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Nb465
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
Only from outside

Ok so we didn't go in but it's worth a photo opportunity outside as it's very picturesque and only... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Jo5388
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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good53%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Oliver Cromwells House 29 St. Marys Street, Ely CB7 4HF, England
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Reviewed yesterday

An Excellent insight into the life and times of Oliver Cromwell, The entry ticket is £4.90, which I thought was well worth it. There is an audio tour of the house included in the ticket price or you can read the information in each room...More

Thank Nb465
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Ok so we didn't go in but it's worth a photo opportunity outside as it's very picturesque and only a stones throw from the cathedralMore

Thank Jo5388
Tracey H, Manager at Oliver Cromwell's House, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Such a shame you didn't have time to come in and see us - maybe next time. There are plenty of photo opportunities within this atmospheric building with its period features. As for our much loved figures outside the door, they make the perfect backdrop...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter (aged 10) was very keen to visit this on our trip to Ely and I was a bit worried that it would be dull. I needn't have been - they have tried very hard to make it interesting and accessible. She enjoyed the...More

1  Thank fleur2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent a very pleasant, informative hour in Oliver Cromwell's House in Ely. Really helpful staff, who were a great mine of local info. The self guided tour of the museum was pitched just right: interesting, well paced commentary with more I depth information available...More

1  Thank mapsmum
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This small, but perfectly formed house, is interesting to visit for an hour or so. It tells the story of Oliver Cromwell and Whether you think he is a hero or villain, and like Big Brother - you decide. We took two elderly relatives too...More

1  Thank Paul37London
Tracey H, Manager at Oliver Cromwell's House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are so pleased that you enjoyed your visit. Thank you for taking the time to post your review.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Looking for things to do in Ely we came across this small museum , small in size but not in detail and interest. For the price it was ok as took us around an hour to fully explore , you are supplied with an audio...More

1  Thank legomotty
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely helpful staff. Interesting, informative and educational. Good play bit for kids in one room, dressing up and putting helmets on. Good as we were the only people there. Think it may not be as good if it was crowded which could easily happen. Only...More

1  Thank Nichola b
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well worth a visit and it aims to please all the generations with a number of child friendly features.

1  Thank 364tilley
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a little gem this is. A great little museum and the tourist information housed under one roof. Great value for money especially if you're members of English Heritage as you get in here 2 - 4 - 1. Lots to see and the audio...More

1  Thank Lesley H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely tour for the price however how authentic the house history is, in relation to how it now exisitst to when it was lived in is debatable.

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Marion T
3 August 2016|
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Response from Homeiswhereyouparkit | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late reply... You'd be fine with the downstairs of the house as far as I can remember, but I'm pretty sure there was no wheelchair access to the upper area... Probably best if you contact them to make sure... More
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