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Wallingford Museum

House 52 High Street, Wallingford OX10 0DB, England
+44 1491 835065
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A veritable Tardis of a museum

The entrance is small & you'd be tempted to think this is not worth the bother, but a host of tiny... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
fifytyplus
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oxford
Lots to see

I am a local resident but hadn't been to the museum for several years. I took the opportunity to... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
Amanda W
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Oxford, England
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A stop at this charming English village will delight fans of mystery novelist Agatha Christie.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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House 52 High Street, Wallingford OX10 0DB, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The entrance is small & you'd be tempted to think this is not worth the bother, but a host of tiny rooms on two floors hold a wealth of artefacts on topics as varied as Agathie Christie and The Civil War. Explanation boards are interesting...More

Thank fifytyplus
Reviewed 13 September 2017

I am a local resident but hadn't been to the museum for several years. I took the opportunity to go back on Agatha Christie weekend when there was a reduced entrance fee. There was so much to see that I need to go back and...More

Thank Amanda W
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

We stopped in to the Wallingford Museum simply to ask about Agatha Christie's grave location at Wallingford. However, we learned they had a section about Agatha Christie and a bonus about Midsomer Murders. They were great. However, there was surprisingly so much more. Lots of...More

Thank travelerdavel
Reviewed 16 July 2017

As the weather was not being kind to us, we visited the museum, it was great, set over two floors with an Agatha Christie section,£5.00 entrance fee which covers you for the season great value, as I would love to visit again as there is...More

Thank Ellej795
Reviewed 14 June 2017 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 3 June 2017

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 19 May 2017

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
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