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The Mo, Sheringham Museum

Lifeboat Plain, Sheringham NR26 8BG, England
+44 1263 824482
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Excellent visit

Having holidayed for years in the area we had never been to the museum and as it was a cold day off... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
214joey22
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Kettering, United Kingdom
Local trip

The mo is an excellent museum with a collection of life boats and the history of the local lifeboat... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2017
fire852
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Sheringham, United Kingdom
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“wind farm” (33 reviews)
“viewing tower” (15 reviews)
“local history” (13 reviews)
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Lifeboat Plain, Sheringham NR26 8BG, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Having holidayed for years in the area we had never been to the museum and as it was a cold day off we went. For the price this is an excellent venue. So informative and the staff were lovely. There is plenty to see on...More

Thank 214joey22
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

The mo is an excellent museum with a collection of life boats and the history of the local lifeboat men . There’s a great mockup of the towns street and history of the shops as well as the history of Sheringham park it’s a must...More

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Reviewed 15 October 2017

We spent a pleasant hour or so looking at the history of Sheringham lifeboats and reading about the history of the "jersey", a trip up the tower revealed an excellent view.

Thank Bob F
Reviewed 14 October 2017

I was surprised to find so many lifeboats could be in a building looking small from the outside. The fishing, general history etc areas were all well arranged too. And loved the little film show :-)

Thank Gill R
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Interesting to learn about the history , the Sheringham fishermen, to see artefacts, exhibits , lifeboat, the woolly mammoth of Weybourne, loved the ‘gansey’ story - I knew it was a jumper from schooldays but didn’t know the history! I loved the photo album of...More

Thank vivienne b
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Very interesting. With Family links to Sheringham, I still learnt new things. I didn't realise that the RNLB Forester’s Centenary was known as the Airmen's Boat as she was in service during WWII and rescued Airmen when they ditched their damaged aircraft safely in the...More

Thank Val D
Reviewed 19 September 2017

As title. We met a senior gentleman named Mark who was absolutely fascinating to talk to. A geologist, then a teacher, his knowledge and way of imparting same was just wonderful to listen to. Thank you Mark, an absolute privilege to meet and talk with...More

Thank g3xda_11
Reviewed 18 September 2017

We had some time to spare in Sheringham and saw the sign for the museum and wind farm centre. The staff could not have been more enthusiastic giving every visitor a conducted tour. Whilst the main exhibits are the lifeboats there is lots more to...More

Thank BobS26_13
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Interesting museum about Sheringham's lifeboat history, boats and memorabilia on display and small souvenir shop, reasonably priced. There is also free access to the Sheringham Wind farm information centre with views over to the offshore wind farm, telescopes available and comprehensive display boards, telling the...More

Thank Andy G
Reviewed 12 September 2017

We ventured to Sheringham because of a Knitting craft fair, then found out that The Mo Museum had a Netherlands Gansey exhibition. We had been warned that there was an entrance charge, but £3 (concessions) was worth the couple of hours we took to look...More

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