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The Heritage Centre

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Henley History

Well worth a visit, supported by volunteers so all donations not only welcomed but necessary to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
trilby99
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Henley-in-Arden, United Kingdom
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Called here on the way back to London. Hidden gem. Lovely local heritage centre packed full of gems... read more

Reviewed September 1, 2018
Ballymena1973
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Joseph Hardy House 150 High Street, Henley-in-Arden B95 5BS, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Well worth a visit, supported by volunteers so all donations not only welcomed but necessary to keep this local museum open.

Thank trilby99
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

Called here on the way back to London. Hidden gem. Lovely local heritage centre packed full of gems and interesting memorabilia. Free to visit and definite muat see.

Thank Ballymena1973
Reviewed June 7, 2017

Spent the best part of an hour+ here. What a fascinating place to see. It has all been done by volunteers but with lots of dedication. To see the history of Henley in Arden laid out like it is was a wonder to be hold....More

Thank P J
Reviewed April 7, 2017

I visited with a group of friends, who are all 'Ladies of Leisure' now. We arrived thinking we would stay for half an hour but we stayed much longer. The small rooms are full of fascinating artifacts and there were interesting descriptors on the walls....More

Thank John T
Reviewed October 23, 2016

There is no charge to visit this centre. There a number of rooms highlighting different aspects of the history of the town. It is a good place to visit when you first arrive in the town.to get an understanding of its history

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Reviewed July 16, 2016

A really enjoyable museum. A great history of this super town. From the original castle, to WW2, to a neat little classroom.

1  Thank Jem J
Reviewed June 5, 2016

On a visit to Henley this is a must see ! The Heritage Centre, run by local volunteers is extremely well presented and gives a flavour of life in this market Town over several centuries. Extremely well presented ( I would say up to National...More

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Reviewed April 22, 2016 via mobile

A wonderful centre portraying life in the town during various stages. Particularly liked the school room and the Anderson Shelter. What was particular good that it was free!

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Reviewed September 12, 2015

This is a real gem of a local history attraction in a fantastic house dating back to 1345 - and it's free! There is a very wide range of time periods covered and some amazing artefacts. From records of local events and examples of items...More

1  Thank Julie C
Reviewed September 1, 2015

A lot bigger inside than it looks from without - a worthwhile 45 minutes or so looking at the history of Henley in Arden and very helpful volunteers

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