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Lovely day out

Visited the museum with husband and 2 children (not 1st time) Staff very friendly. Gave us... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Laura S
via mobile
Fun day!

We did not visit the museum, but the play area is a joy. Loads of fitness tests for children, and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Ken H
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Guisborough, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the museum with husband and 2 children (not 1st time) Staff very friendly. Gave us checklist of bugs for the kids to tick off as we explored the museum. Then popped into cafe for cheesecake and coffee. The cakes are amazing. Kids played in...More

2  Thank Laura S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did not visit the museum, but the play area is a joy. Loads of fitness tests for children, and lots of space for games especially football. The grandkids were running and jumping, falling over, and having the time of their lives. We stayed for...More

1  Thank Ken H
Reviewed July 14, 2018

You can see some World War I & World War II memorabilia (medals, a letter from King George V, etc.) and learn about the history of Kirkleatham Village. But for me the absolute highlight is "The Saxon Princess Exhibition" (permanent) as it takes you on...More

1  Thank Robert M
Reviewed July 8, 2018

Lovely walks around the gardens. You can also visit the owl centre - admission price to owl centre. the museum has lots of interesting information in it

1  Thank Denise T
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

Visited recently with 3 year and 8 month old. I was really surprised by the outdoor areas. It had a lovely wooden playground which my eldest loved and the ice creams were reasonably priced. We had a quick look through the museum, nice Anglo Saxon...More

2  Thank Lyndsay M
Reviewed June 25, 2018

Good little museum . It's free. There's a good shop. Usually a kids sheet to fill in as you go around. There's a big wooden playground for the kids to play on with a few picnic tables for the adults. There's a little wooded area...More

Thank jsumpalumpa
Reviewed June 19, 2018

had a trip out here yesterday ,it is a really nice little place to visit, there grounds are stunning, and the bird section is brilliant we spent quite a while in there, a really nice place to while away the hours,

Thank lynette h
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

We went specifically for the Saxon Princess exhibition, and were not disappointed. Beautifully and informatively laid out, with lifts to all floors for disabled guests. My only suggestion would be to sell inexpensive replicas of the Princess’s pendant, which I am sure would sell well...More

Thank Geoffnewman
Reviewed May 30, 2018 via mobile

This is a friendly museum with some interesting exhibits. The kids enjoyed it and it isn’t too boring or ‘stuffy’. The grounds would be worth a walk around in nicer weather, with a picnic to sit out with. For younger kids there is a great...More

Thank Gary B
Reviewed May 24, 2018

This is always a winner with my grandchildren. Lots of activities throughout the year. Interesting exhibits. Very friendly staff. Something for all ages, adults and children alike. The latest Lego dinosaurs exhibit is very good.

Thank Idacardie T
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Monday-Sunday 10:00 - 17:00 Bank holidays , Christmas Eve, Boxing Day , New Year's Day closed
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