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East Grinstead Museum

Old Market Yard Cantelupe Road, East Grinstead RH19 3BJ, England
+44 1342 302233
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Attended RAF nurses talk this evening. Very interesting and informative about nurses thought out... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Sandy B
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Wet day to kill a half hour

I spent my childhood, and my early adulthood as a resident of East Grinstead, so the museum is very... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2017
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Old Market Yard Cantelupe Road, East Grinstead RH19 3BJ, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Attended RAF nurses talk this evening. Very interesting and informative about nurses thought out the years to present date. East Grinstead Museum make you feel very welcome and a great venue for theses evening talks ..

Thank Sandy B
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Reviewed 4 November 2017

I spent my childhood, and my early adulthood as a resident of East Grinstead, so the museum is very interesting, if small. I found the history of Queen Victoria Hospital, and Sir Archibald McIndoe and his Guinea Pigs truly fascinating. This little museum is a...More

Thank Paleflier
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

Tiny museum in two rooms. The first room is distinctly quirky. The second one, about Archibald McIndoe and the advent of plastic surgery, is fascinating. Well worth the visit.

Thank Jonathan D
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

Good modern presentation of EG history and that of Queen Vic's Guinea Pig Club. Car parking nearby and plenty of choice for lunch in High Street

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Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

A little gem in the very heart of East Grinstead . A truly fantastic exhibition of East Grinstead past and the amazing account of the wonderful work Sir Archibald McIndoe a pioneer surgeon . Free to enter highly recommended.

Thank Sandy B
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Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful visit to East Grinstead Museum - a long-awaited opportunity to see the excellent 'Rebuilding Bodies and Souls' exhibition. Many thanks to Bob Marchant and the staff and volunteers at the Museum for their help and guidance. The careful thought and detailed...More

Thank sisteriris
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Reviewed 1 March 2017

Great small restaurant, with changing exhibitions. And artefacts of Sir Archibald McIndoe - pioneering burns surgeon who was based and operated in East Grinstead.

Thank Sophiebella2013
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Reviewed 3 December 2016

WEnt to East grinstead for the Bluebell Railway and had a wander round the historic town. Really surprised to find a wonderful town museum with loads of information about the place which really made the rest of the visit more interesting. The really interesting stuff...More

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Reviewed 15 November 2016

Here you will find alsorts of intriguing information and articles, as this is a wonderfully interesting and historic area.

Thank Hattie80
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Reviewed 15 November 2016

Very local subjects to East Grinstead including the famous Guinea Pig Club highlighting the work of Mcindoe in repairing badly burnt service personnel giving Grinstead the title "The Town that did not stare" Very good for anyone interested in local history

Thank 147ChrisB
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