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Issac " Mr Gravity" Newtons home

Great spot for a short visit . Not a great deal to see but a well preserved and important... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Antony S
Grantham, United Kingdom
Newtons' house

Fantastic even if you are not into science or physics. Lots to explore and also an insight into the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Grantham, United Kingdom
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2 Water Lane | Woolsthorpe by Colsterworth, Grantham NG33 5PD, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Great spot for a short visit . Not a great deal to see but a well preserved and important historical site. The apple tree is still alive believe it or not

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Antony S
Reviewed 2 days ago

Fantastic even if you are not into science or physics. Lots to explore and also an insight into the life and culure of the times when Mr Newton was living and studying. Pefect for a dry spring day or a cool autumn day, there is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A wonderful small Manor House, unspoilt by modernity, with enthusiastic and knowledgeable volunteers.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Janet G
Reviewed November 15, 2018

As child I was always a fan of the film "Treasure Island" and I have watched it many, many times. I came all the way from Holland to visit the home of late actor Robert Newton and I was not disappointed. I knew he was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank kevbutnobacon
Reviewed November 6, 2018

We visited during the schools half term holiday and there were extra special scientific attractions laid on especially for the children that even my 4 year old grandson enjoyed. The manor which was Newtons home is especially interesting and has been left much the same...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Dave W
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Our family visited Woolsthorpe Manor over the weekend and were very pleasantly surprised by our experience and the cost of admission. It was a fun and affordable visit and we enjoyed the opportunity to walk into all of the rooms of the main house without...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 4, 2018

We planned on a quick stop here on our way up the A1 and ended up staying for 2 hours. What a fabulous place, and one of the kids's favourite now. The staff was excellent, there was a lot of interesting information about Isaac Newton's...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Stacie G
Reviewed October 28, 2018

Woolsthrope Manor was the birthplace and home of Isaac Newton. This is a really pretty manor house, surrounded by lots of natural beauty. The foremost feature are not the buildings or original works of Newton, but the world famous apple tree under which Newton was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank SierraAlphaFoxtrot
Reviewed October 28, 2018

We visited here on a return journey from visiting relies up north. It is totally amazing, giving one a taste of Issac Newton's early life. To see his early sketches & the refraction of light drawings. Could have spent longer there - but they were...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank diannmary
Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

We decided to visit here with our 15 year old daughter on route to Melton Mowbray and we are so glad we did. It was a rainy cold day but we still enjoyed our visit, we left understanding who Issac Newton really was and not...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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November 19, 2018|
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Response from Harry C | Reviewed this property |
The whole site is now closed for winter building works until March 2019 taken from the NT site
August 19, 2018|
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Response from M5190QPadamm | Reviewed this property |
If your driving come down the A1 & come off at Grantham. It’s about 5 miles from there, all sign posted, plus whilst your in the area, I also recommend going to see Belton House. Hope this helps !
Mostafa K
February 9, 2018|
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Response from 178deanw | Reviewed this property |
sorry for the delay, A1 to Colsterworth and as you enter the village there is a right turn to Woolsthorpe, at the brow of the hill turn left following Brown sign to Woolsthorpe manor it is at the bottom on the right. enjoy