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Impressive old hall

This is a very grand hall situated before you get to the church, if walking uphill it's on your... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Paul F
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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
Listen to the Cornish

The court room is a must, so much history to be found in one room, great for children, with lots of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
John B
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Truro, United Kingdom
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Shire Hall Agincourt Square, Monmouth NP25 3DY, Wales
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All reviews court room impressive building the tourist information centre saturday morning old court house quick stop reception area worth a visit rolls royce short visit market stalls local history lovely town courtroom statue dolls trial
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very grand hall situated before you get to the church, if walking uphill it's on your right. Houses the tourist office now, worth a look around I didn't get much chance as I was on a flying visit.

Thank Paul F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The court room is a must, so much history to be found in one room, great for children, with lots of interesting exhibits

Thank John B
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

Old court house with cells. Well worth a short stop. An unusual attraction but fascinating. Make sure you go down into the cells.

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Reviewed August 23, 2018

This is a very photogenic building which is now home to the Tourist Information Office so it's very helpful.

Thank Linda g
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

Our first visit to Monmouth. Lovely town lots to see and do. I will definitely return and spend more time exploring it.

Thank patriciatowns1976
Reviewed June 12, 2018

Too late to go and have a look round inside which was a shame but we did explore externally and will given a chance return and have a real explore inside. Not to be thwarted I did take some pictures around the area - as...More

Thank Mic L
Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

Popped into here as a stop on the Monmouth heritage trail. Interesting information boards about the Chartists and the assizes held here. Pop down into the holding cell area to see them awaiting their fate. Tiny cells with very little room. Followed most of the...More

Thank alan2303
Reviewed April 29, 2018

Very welcoming young man on the desk at the front. Invited us to explore for free. Display panels tell the story of the Chartist trials and the shocking plight of poor people at the time. There is a lift down to the miserable cells in...More

1  Thank Mary M
Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

Was killing time before travelling home after a weekend break and my 13 year old son and I happened upon the Shire Hall and fantastic Old Court Room. We had it all to ourselves and my son had great fun trying on the judge’s wig,...More

Thank mummyofaandw
Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

Visited with my children on a Saturday morning, we were the only ones there! I was amazed that you could actually go into the court rooms and could sit down on the benches and of course the children had fun up on the stand! We...More

1  Thank teammumford
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