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

Reviewed August 27, 2018
davidmonk95
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Emsworth, United Kingdom
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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
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10B North Street, Emsworth PO10 7DD, England
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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

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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

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