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Laurel and Hardy Museum

Brogden Street | Brogden Street, Ulverston LA12 7AH, England
+44 1229 582292
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Worth a visit

Only a small museum so don't expect too much, but what there is is interesting. Great that you can... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Paula L
Greater London, United Kingdom
via mobile
Very nostalgic

Good fun for an hour , worth a visit if you are a fan which my husband is. For £5, and £4 for... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Now open in our new location. We have a vastly improved exhibition area for you to learn about the life and work of Stan Laurel, with many information boards, personal items and pictures to see. Our cinema area can accommodate around 30 people, showing films and documentaries all day. This is the first phase of our expansion plans with new things being added all the time. The Laurel and Hardy Museum in Ulverston began as the private collection of Bill Cubin, a lifelong fan. Now being run by his grandson, we hope to entertain and inform you about the worlds' best loved double act. New display recently opened. The museum began life as private collection, a wonderful jumble of memorabilia. Our new display attempts to recreate that feeling. A small room packed to the gills with pictures, statues, mugs, records, anything and everything to do with The Boys.
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  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“small cinema” (14 reviews)
“hardy fan” (13 reviews)
“worth a visit” (23 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Brogden Street | Brogden Street, Ulverston LA12 7AH, England
+44 1229 582292

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Only a small museum so don't expect too much, but what there is is interesting. Great that you can sit and watch some films there as well - you forget how funny they were, even our teenager (who had never heard of them) was laughing...More

Thank Paula L
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Good fun for an hour , worth a visit if you are a fan which my husband is. For £5, and £4 for pensioners there was lots of items to see relating to the famous couple

Thank n53eet
Reviewed 2 days ago

Truly fascinating place to visit, especially if you are interested in the comic genius that was Laurel and Hardy. Lots of wonderful memorabilia fills this quirky site. Full of amazing insights and facts about the famous duo, unfortunately the place is somewhat run down and...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 5 days ago

We went to Ulverston to do some shopping but discovered the museum was there. My hubby and I aren't huge fans but wanted to see the museum. It's very reasonably priced, housed in an old cinema and truly amazing. There are L & H films...More

Thank Anitacorbett
Reviewed 1 week ago

A super visit and a lovely warm welcome from the host. Our dog was allowed in too. We made the visit after promising ourselves that we would visit one day.We think Laurel and Hardy would have loved it. Not corporate, relaxed and lots of information...More

Thank Wheats142
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a fun museum. There was plenty to see and it was interesting even if you're not a huge fan of their work. The films playing was nice as was the fact you could have a drink and a snack while you watched them....More

Thank carathantenw
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So our trip to the Zoo was off due to the rain but on our way we saw signs for the laurel and hardy museum.....not big fans of the pair but with nothing else to do we ventured in (£5 each). For what it is,...More

Thank wishingwellappeal
Reviewed 1 week ago

With lots of history in its own right, this museum set in the old picture house is a fantastic little visit if you are in the south lakes. With lots of information, very knowledgeable staff and showings of classic laurel and hardy its difficult to...More

Thank AmyVG616
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great fun for all the family. A must must must for all Laurel and Hardy fans and anyone who is interested in them. Films are a great addition to the visit. Lovely that someone wanted to take the time to put this collection together. We...More

Thank Kirsten H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to visit the museum which is situated at the roxy picture house. Only a small museum but it did have lots of info to read. Plenty of costumes and memorabilia. Loved sitting in the old cinema seats and watched couple of laurel and hardy...More

Thank Wizzy1959
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Yes its open bank holidays.
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Response from clare k | Reviewed this property |
We had elderly parents with us which was ok. There were slopes inside building and a few steps