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Very interesting

We were staying in a hotel less than a mile from Port Sunlight and, after finding that it had a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
LichfieldBoy
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Lichfield
Remarkable.

What a place, the foresight that built this was way ahead of its time, similar to the Cadbury's... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Nick G
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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The perfect place to begin your journey exploring this historic garden village. The Museum tells the story of industrialist William Lever and how he created a high quality village to house the workers at his soap factory. The story of the village is...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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23 King Georges Drive | Port Sunlight Village Trust, Port Sunlight CH62 5DX, England
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All reviews the lady lever art gallery well worth a visit next door lord lever war memorial tea room soap factory minute film beautiful village garden centre visit port model village factory workers coach trip live here across the road lord and lady
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying in a hotel less than a mile from Port Sunlight and, after finding that it had a museum, decided it would be a good way to spend an hour before heading home. However we were there over 3 hours because it was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a place, the foresight that built this was way ahead of its time, similar to the Cadbury's village and Soltaire ,North Yorkshire and a pleasure to spend time there, architecturally impressive particularly the attention to detail regarding workers cottages etc it's a shame such...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Port Sunlight is a place of exceptional interest and the museum is worth a visit on it's own. To walk round the rest of the village is amazing, it is well kept and very nice.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

This is a very informative and interesting museum it tells the story of soap and the man behind it who built a village for his workers. There is a 20 minute informative film which gives you an insight into the beginnings of the soap factory...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

A compact museum about Port Sunlight and soap. Very informative and well worth a visit. Doesn’t take long to get about

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Whilst I was staying in Liverpool, I decided to pop over and visit Port Sunlight, as I was impressed with what I saw on an episode of Flog It. The television did not do the Village justice! The whole village is just so amazing! When...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank DonaldM739
Reviewed 2 November 2018

What a lovely place Port Sunlight is. The village is really beautiful with such a wide range of building styles in the houses but they are all superbly maintained and the overall effect is amazing. The museum itself is very informative and the leaflet which...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

Visited this architectural village today and small museum along with the Lady lever art gallery. All interesting and something different finding out all about the history of the sunlight soap industry. The war memorial was lovely and a good garden centre over the road too....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Helen T
Reviewed 30 October 2018

We visited Port Sunlight on a sunny afternoon and walked around the village enjoying the different architectural styles. The museum building itself was attractive and it housed a variety of interesting exhibits. The worker's cottage was a highlight. There is free parking throughout the village.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank DouglasBay1958
Reviewed 22 October 2018

We were staying near Chester and really enjoyed our visit to the Port Sunlight museum. I loved how the information was displayed especially the use of figures and sound e.g. The Beatles interview. I learnt a lot from the museum and found the staff very...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Barbara B
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Marilyn S
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Dogs aren’t allowed in the museum or workers cottage but can be walked all around the village.
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