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The perfect setting for a wedding. Brilliantly helpful staff from start to finish. I visited... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Anne P
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Birmingham
Excellent visit

Although we ve visited Selly Manor before, we were there again as part of Bournville Heritage... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
_gobbledegookjd
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Selly Manor is a beautiful Tudor manor in the heart of historic Bournville. Alongside the medieval hall of Minworth Greaves, together these are two of Birmingham's oldest buildings and are surrounded by a lovely cottage garden. The museum is home to...more
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The perfect setting for a wedding. Brilliantly helpful staff from start to finish. I visited several times unannounced to ask this or look at that and even when they were surrounded by school pupils on a trip, they could not have been more accommodating!!

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Although we ve visited Selly Manor before, we were there again as part of Bournville Heritage Weekend in September. This ancient building is beautifully restored and has been part of the ‘street scene’ in Bournville for many years. On the Heritage day, there was medieval...More

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SellyManor, Manager at Selly Manor, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for the taking the time to review. It's great to hear you enjoyed visiting us during the Heritage Weekend. We hope to welcome you back to the museum soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First came here a few years back and brought some family members, they had a great time and really enjoyed it. I had a bit time to spare, so popped in for another look around, still a great place to visit, anyone visiting nearby Cadbury’s...More

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SellyManor, Manager at Selly Manor, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review us. Its great to hear you enjoyed visiting us for the second time. We hope to welcome you back to the museum for your third visit sometime!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If ever you are in the bournville area near Birmingham, you need to go and see selly oak manor house. Its an old timber house which is hundreds of years old. Its fantastic. I was so impressed. You can go inside the house and to...More

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SellyManor, Manager at Selly Manor, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review us. Its great to hear you enjoyed your visit, next time feel free to pop into the museum and collect a free Bournville Village Trail which will give you information about all the key buildings in the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Selly Manor as part of the open day and really enjoyed our visit. There was medieval dancer's in the gardens and the manor is very impressive considering it was moved bit by bit to Bournville.

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SellyManor, Manager at Selly Manor, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review us. We loved being part of Heritage Open Days and its great to hear you enjoyed visiting us. We look forward to welcoming you back to the museum soon.

Reviewed September 3, 2018

My Friend and I decided to go to Bournville for a day out. We were able to get there on the Litchfield to Redditch railway route by train. But there are several bus services, including the outer circle number 11. Not knowing the area we...More

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SellyManor, Manager at Selly Manor, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review us. Its great to hear you enjoyed your visit with us and we hope to welcome you back to the museum in the future.

Reviewed August 21, 2018

Came last week for the Tudor event with my nieces and had a brilliant time. Spent all afternoon here, doing trails, crafts and dressing up. Such a small admission fee for plenty of hours of fun.More

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SellyManor, Manager at Selly Manor, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review us. Its great to hear you and your nieces enjoyed our Terrific Tudors event. Keep up to date with our family events by liking us on Facebook or by checking out our website. We hope to welcome...More

Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Lovely little place to visit for a bit if history and dress up for kids a real insight into the past 😊... lovley staff and well located.

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SellyManor, Manager at Selly Manor, responded to this reviewResponded August 19, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review us. Its great to hear you enjoyed your visit with us and we hope to welcome you back to the museum in the future.

Reviewed August 11, 2018

This is only a small place but it is absolutely fascinating with lots of interesting snippets of information about the way life would have been for the inhabitants over the years. Definitely worth an hour of your time.

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SellyManor, Manager at Selly Manor, responded to this reviewResponded August 13, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review us. We're so pleased you enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed August 5, 2018

Fascinating Tudor Manor House and Garden - well worth a short visit and the Bournville are in general is also interesting.

Thank Mark T
SellyManor, Manager at Selly Manor, responded to this reviewResponded August 6, 2018

Thank you for your review. We hope to welcome you back to the museum in the future.

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