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Don't miss this gem on a visit to the coast.

The children's play park at Kirkleatham is a favourite with our grandchildren. The Museum has a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Lovely place to visit a step back in time fantastic staff excellent service and the food in the... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
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All reviews local history owl centre well worth a visit on site free parking lovely cafe treasure hunt grounds are lovely gift shop play area star wars world war great afternoon rainy afternoon playground for children special events regular basis
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The children's play park at Kirkleatham is a favourite with our grandchildren. The Museum has a lovely collection of local history and travelling exhibitions from time to time. Definitely a place that you can visit more than once.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Lovely place to visit a step back in time fantastic staff excellent service and the food in the cafe is well presented and fantastic quality

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank leo m
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

visited the museum with my husband ,daughter and 8year old granddaughter . we all found it very intersting and my granddaughter found it very interesting like the rest of us.after walking round the museum we went rond the gardens and then went to the cafe...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

If you like anything to do with the Saxon’s, you will enjoy your visit here. Although there is quiet a lot to look at, there is also a lot of reading. 2 or 3 of the rooms are just given over to exhibiting very expensive...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank N10yorkshire
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful exhibitions such as the Saxon Princess Jewels exhibition...story of the discovery by local historian retold through visual images plus replicas of the Jewels showcased. Also highlights the 100 years anniversary since women were allowed to vote exhibition featuring Gertrude Bell who one time lived...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 6, 2018 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

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Laura S
Reviewed July 31, 2018

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

Date of experience: July 2018
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

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank RobertM0790
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

Date of experience: May 2018
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

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Lyndsay M
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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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