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Wallingford Museum

House 52 High Street, Wallingford OX10 0DB, England
+44 1491 835065
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Well done

From J Boy of Derby Long may small museums run by volunteers remain. This was very interesting... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
John B
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First visit!

Having lived in the area for over 40 years it was about time". Went with our village History... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Rod P
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Reading, United Kingdom
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A stop at this charming English village will delight fans of mystery novelist Agatha Christie.
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good36%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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House 52 High Street, Wallingford OX10 0DB, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From J Boy of Derby Long may small museums run by volunteers remain. This was very interesting showing visitors all about the town's history, the importance of the castle, once one of the main castles of England. It's importance in the civil war as a...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having lived in the area for over 40 years it was about time". Went with our village History Society. Wide variety of exhibits - enough to satisfy any interest - my own is trains and transport but the whole experience was ofr great interest.

Thank Rod P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Exploring this tiny old house is a delight in itself. Lots of things for children to do. Displays, changed at frequent intervals to display different items from the collection, are crowded and jumbled together; but that's part of the old-world charm of the place. I'm...More

Thank 674Jen
Reviewed 19 March 2017

This is a small museum with a £5 per person entry fee. Pleasant ladies at reception. Interesting very small exhibition concerning Agatha Christie and her second husband Max Mallowan which I think could be made more of. A tiny section of Midsommer Murders. Slightly more...More

Thank nancy r
Reviewed 13 March 2017

My husband and I were invited for a viewing of three new exhibitions and as it was our first time, we were delighted and surprised at how lovely warm and welcoming the staff and volunteers whom run the museum were. We were especially interested in...More

Thank hayleybell3
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Was very much looking forward to visiting this museum but unfortunately we choose to visit on our last morning in Wallingford. It does not open till 2.00pm, very poor show indeed!

Thank James D
Reviewed 7 July 2016

We recently visited the Wallingford Museum. They have a room devoted to Agatha Christie fans. That's why I went, but there are lots of other good exhibits there, too. Wallingford has lots of history associated with it. it's certainly worth a stop.

Thank lindaabc
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

From the outside it does not look very big but inside it is crammed full of local history, the story of Wallingford, a section on the Agatha Christie link, cartoons and much more. Upstairs there is a section that has shops and a small school...More

1  Thank Paul H
Reviewed 5 October 2015

A nice local museum, with interest for all the family. The kids will be kept entertained with the "discovery draws", and "dig box".

Thank WorldTraveler196148
Reviewed 19 September 2015

Small museum, in Wallingford, detailing the history of the area and celebrating it's association with Agatha Christie and the filming of Midsommer Murders. The building is called Flint house which gives you a clue to it's construction. The museum takes you through a time line...More

Thank Davina E
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