We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
A gem just waiting to be discovered

Do visit. It's great a wealth of interesting info about Emsworth and very interesting exhibitions... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2018
Deb M
Emsworth, United Kingdom
Museum visit

A very interesting museum of Emsworth. Very good exibits that would interest all age groups... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2018
Emsworth, United Kingdom
via mobile
Read all 20 reviews
All photos (8)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good25%
  • Average20%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“local history”(4 reviews)
“few years”(2 reviews)
Emsworth Museum is dedicated to preserving, recording and telling the story of the town and its locality through the triumphs and tragedies of its people, businesses and organisations- the story of the oyster industry and its people -PG Wodehouse...more
10B North Street, Emsworth PO10 7DD, England
+44 1243 378091
Reviews (20)
Filter reviews
20 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviews local history few years run by volunteers well worth a visit oysters fishing section details donation wealth gem
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 20 reviews
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Do visit. It's great a wealth of interesting info about Emsworth and very interesting exhibitions. It's lovely.

Thank Deb M
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

A very interesting museum of Emsworth. Very good exibits that would interest all age groups. Details of local connections to the literale arts, and references to buildings still in existence and those passed away.

Thank davidmonk95
Reviewed August 22, 2018

Full of interesting artefacts and snippets about Emsworth's naval heritage and other local history. Friendly, dedicated volunteers. Isn't open enough during the week, however, I appreciate it is run by volunteers, therefore check it is open before you visit! (I would have rated this as...More

Thank English_Ali
Reviewed July 28, 2018

This is exactly what it says....a small, local museum, run by volunteers, and with a hidden wealth of history and artefacts about and from Emsworth. We stayed about an hour but there was far too much to take in, so we’ll pop back in from...More

1  Thank applefoe
Reviewed June 5, 2018

Having lived in Emsworth for numerous years we decided to pop in to see what the museum was like. We found it to be extremely interesting and a fountain of local knowledge. We were able to reminisce as we looked around the museum and left...More

Thank nevsha
Reviewed February 12, 2018

I missread the sign and though it was open every Saturday ... but found out it was closed in the winter months. Next time I visit I hope it will be open!

Thank Lorna K
Reviewed October 18, 2017

This is one of those great little museums that's got enough local history to be interesting but not too much. A friendly bunch run it, it's free entry so dip your hand's in your pockets and make a donation to keep it running.

Thank tezpil
Reviewed October 9, 2017

This is a really interesting museum. The section about the oyster fishing is very good. We spent about 2 hours on our last visit. It's wonderful to se some of the old photos!

Thank Dolly186406
Reviewed October 2, 2017

Since I lived here a few years ago my daughter has wanted to visit here. We were back to visit this weekend and it was open for business. There's no lift so we had to carry the pushchair up but that was no real hardship,...More

Thank Paul D
Reviewed February 13, 2017

I had seen this for a few years and not been in, my mistake so much local information. Also special exhibitions

1  Thank nonskier2014
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 4 nearby hotels
The Crown
173 reviews
.11 km away
36 On the Quay
187 reviews
.37 km away
Travelodge Chichester Emsworth
280 reviews
.87 km away
Brookfield Hotel
648 reviews
1.23 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 38 nearby restaurants
Fat Olives
337 reviews
.31 km away
728 reviews
.11 km away
Coal Exchange
224 reviews
.27 km away
The Blue Bell Inn
500 reviews
.31 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 6 nearby attractions
Oyster Boat Terror
14 reviews
.49 km away
The Solent Wine Experience
7 reviews
.25 km away
Cheese & Chutney of Emsworth
7 reviews
.14 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Emsworth Museum staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines