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excellent

Visited with my children aged 16 and 20. We had a really lovely day and was really informative and... read more

Reviewed May 9, 2017
ivanadaley
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London, United Kingdom
Closure of WW1 Museum

Unfortunately this excellent museum has closed and the building is being redeveloped for housing... read more

Reviewed November 29, 2016
Januarius
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Gloucestershire
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9 May 2017
“excellent”
29 Nov 2016
“Closure of WW1 Museum”
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Reviewed May 9, 2017

Visited with my children aged 16 and 20. We had a really lovely day and was really informative and interesting.

1  Thank ivanadaley
Reviewed November 29, 2016

Unfortunately this excellent museum has closed and the building is being redeveloped for housing. The loss of the museum is a disappointment for potential visitors.

10  Thank Januarius
Reviewed October 25, 2015

Small museums often surprise with the excellence of their curation and inventive display. This museum, especially during the centenary of WWI, is not to be missed. Confronting and shocking, it brings the full horror of the Great War to this generation - lest we forget.

3  Thank Joanna K
Reviewed November 7, 2014

Just arrived to visit the museum and they have had to sell the building :( very sad that a building that played such a huge part in the war efforts has now been shut down :(

11  Thank chargreenhalgh
Reviewed June 23, 2014

I am full of admiration for the lady who started this on her own and seems to run it solo too. She is quite a character and so helpful and enthusiastic about it. It would be criminal if she had to give up in a...More

4  Thank MadPat83
Reviewed May 26, 2014

What an interesting time we had here. Melissa is a wealth of information regarding the house and the exhibit. Well worth a visit before it closes!

4  Thank Joy M
Reviewed May 5, 2014

Melissa who is curator of this Museum is very welcoming and so enthusiastic. Answered all our questions and made everything so interesting. The Museum itself is a wonderful collection giving a great overview of what took place both in the hospital in Cheltenham and World...More

5  Thank maryfromthedairy77
Reviewed April 10, 2014

It is no coincidence that the previous 3 reviews all mention Melissa the lady who created the museum and welcomes visitors to it. She brings it to life and involves young and old in the stories found amongst the exhibits, which are very much 'hands...More

2  Thank vpexplores1
Reviewed March 11, 2014

Melissa the curator of this exhibition is very interesting and enthusiastic. Lots of artefacts displayed in an interesting way. Worth the short walk from the top of Montpelier.

1  Thank safariUk
Reviewed February 27, 2014

Melissa Webb the curator and explainer deserves a medal, having put together this wonderful collection of items in an utterly appropriate location. Her enthusiasm shines through and it is wonderful to be allowed/encouraged to handle items. All local teachers should be advised to visit to...More

3  Thank mat1107
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