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Interesting little place

Was given a tour of this small museum (5 rooms) by Roy, an enthusiastic and knowledgeable... read more

Reviewed September 10, 2018
Heather S
London, United Kingdom
A little Gem of a Museum

By chance stumbled across this museum en route to Rye. A warm welcome by the three very friendly... read more

Reviewed August 20, 2018
Isle of Sheppey, United Kingdom
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10 Sep 2018
“Interesting little place”
20 Aug 2018
“A little Gem of a Museum”
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Queens Road | The Old Fire Station, Lydd TN29 9HL, England
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Reviewed September 10, 2018

Was given a tour of this small museum (5 rooms) by Roy, an enthusiastic and knowledgeable nonagenarian. There are lots of interesting bits and pieces to look at including an old fire engine, a horse-drawn coach and a room full of childhood paraphernalia. There were...More

Thank Heather S
Reviewed August 20, 2018

By chance stumbled across this museum en route to Rye. A warm welcome by the three very friendly and helpful volunteers present. Free entry but they understandably welcome donations which we were more than happy to make. Many very interesting and informative displays with extremely...More

Thank Ramlalady
Reviewed November 27, 2017

Just when you think you have seen everything, you find another room with more exhibits. Very interesting local museum

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Reviewed October 6, 2017 via mobile

Interesting little museum for a little town, well worth a visit to see the old fire engine. It was a bit bigger than I thought it would be!

Thank Mark F
Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

Having been recommended this by a customer at a New Romney coffee shop made the point of paying a visit. The museum is run by a very enthusiastic group of volunteers. Offered tea on arrival. Museum is deceptively large with fascinating exhibits. Well worth the...More

1  Thank Ian W
Reviewed September 14, 2015

we went on a sunday, two sweet old ladies were running it , they offered to give us a free tour and tell us about anything that we wanted to know more about, worth the visit and getting stressed trying to find it! its not...More

1  Thank Sophie W
Reviewed July 28, 2015 via mobile

My second visit here,found it even more interesting than my first. Many thanks to Mr&Mrs Paine & a lady whose name we didn't get for sharing all there local knowledge and making it an enjoyable afternoon. See you soon 😊

1  Thank SusanJ1746
Reviewed June 2, 2015 via mobile

I remember being taken her as a child when I attended Lydd Primary school between 1991 and 1998. The teachers would make out we were in for some great big treat, when in reality it was just a room with a horse drawn fire wagon...More

Thank JamesLynsted
Reviewed June 2, 2015

A small museum with a lot of Lydd's history inside many photos going a long way back over the years. Not that interesting for people with families to stop at but otherwise pop in if in area for a holiday

Thank malcolm e
Reviewed May 25, 2015

Great museum that has a variety of rooms, three lady voulteers showed us round with lots of info. Well worth a visit!

Thank jhelps58
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