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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good27%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible18%
4 Nov 2014
“steamboat museum”
14 Sep 2014
“a must”
A unique and historic collection of steam and motor boats.
Rayrigg Road, Windermere LA23 1BN, England
+44 15394 45565
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Reviewed November 4, 2014

We were going to visit this museum, but unfortunately it is no longer open and closed quite a while ago apparently.

1  Thank Virginia E
Reviewed September 14, 2014

a real must see on any trip to windermere is a visit to the steamboat museum. it will suit all ages if theres any interest in boats. i loved it

Thank 25Steve
Reviewed September 8, 2014

Quaint little museum, a little out of the way but well signposted.Being undercover it is ideal for a dull, cold or wet afternoon.

1  Thank Sara L
Reviewed May 27, 2014

Great little museum - nothing else like it :-) Only thing that detracted from our visit was a very angry fan of boats who chastised the children in the museum for enjoying themselves when he was making a video - Ah well. There's always one....More

4  Thank Hill-Special
Reviewed December 22, 2013 via mobile

I visited this museum some years ago . We had an interesting day, including a trip on an old steam launch with tea freshly brewed on the boat's own boiler! It is currently closed whilst they raise funds for a total redevelopment of the site...More

8  Thank Howi58
Reviewed July 11, 2013

Very interesting - especially to all those Steamboat fans like my husband. Good for a dull day or when it's chilly outside.

2  Thank GoldenGran
Reviewed December 30, 2012

What a great day my family had when we visited the museum it was really interesting a day to be remembered.

Thank fynn53
Reviewed September 8, 2012

Visited this Museum on Heritage open day, as the Museum will not be open to the public until 2014. Shown round by enthusiac supporters, explaining all the exhibits. The refurbishments are costing £10M, so they need all your help.

1  Thank Mal167
Reviewed July 28, 2012

a place to visit in the rain not very big buy your tickets for here and steam train together save money

1  Thank andrea m
Reviewed August 23, 2011

We went ot check out the Steam boat museum to see if the repairs and renovations being done in 2008 have been completed. Unfortunately the November 2009 floods have had a shocking effect on the place. it is still closed and a visit to the...More

6  Thank OutdoorLindsay
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