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Mr T Thorpe

Great going back to this school . I was in the last year class the day it closed so have many... read more

Reviewed 13 February 2019
Barton-upon-Humber, United Kingdom
via mobile
Good museum, great cafe.

We had a brief look around the school which looked very interesting, I will call back to have a... read more

Reviewed 6 February 2019
East Riding of Yorkshire, United Kingdom
via mobile
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Queen Street, Barton-upon-Humber DN18 5QP, England
+44 7443 544760
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All reviews cakes coffee and cake fantastic museum great cafe little gem interesting place to visit well worth a visit barton classroom volunteers playground development fab childhood visitors video exhibits
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Reviewed 13 February 2019 via mobile

Great going back to this school . I was in the last year class the day it closed so have many memories

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank terrythorpe
Reviewed 6 February 2019 via mobile

We had a brief look around the school which looked very interesting, I will call back to have a better look. However, we spent more time in the cafe as we had lunch there. I was really impressed and looking at how busy it was,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Dannykimweed
Reviewed 16 January 2019

Very well kept school room of old , very interesting place to visit even the lights are the old gas lamps and mantle, and I will be back again.the cafe is also a bonus for a cuppa and cakes ,

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank andrew h
Reviewed 23 October 2018

A little gem of a museum, all the things I remember and some I had forgotten from my childhood school days,and a lovely little cafe too with home made cake, icecream and much more.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank anitad623
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

Not our first nor last visit . Nice cup of coffee and very tasty cake.Pleasant comfortable surroundings and cheerful staff.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Trevor H
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

An interesting museum with good insights into the development of schools in the 19th and early 20th centuries. Excellent coffee shop.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank davidbX2057SW
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Really interesting not only the physical building and facts but the real life experiences of former pupils on video added bonus the cafe!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Winstonsgrandad
Reviewed 6 September 2018

We live locally so we take our visitors here. We don't tire of it, it's always nice to look round again, and they have a lovely cafe there now which is worth a visit of it's own!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank _pegsbarton
Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

An absolute gem just off of the High Street. The museum is great for adults and children alike. With it not being overly large you can take everything in without feeling rushed and still have time to enjoy a coffee and cake in the fab...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Alan W
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Visited with a group of friends, entrance is free but the opportunity is there to give a suggested donation of £3. We spent about two hours looking around the playground, school rooms & shop. The classrooms are set in different ages & tells the story...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank millypink
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Response from Ian W | Property representative |
Much belated reply (sorry) for future information - am only just getting to understand TripAdvisor! We are unable to accommodate dogs in the museum and coffee shop, except guide dogs, mainly because of restricted space... More
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Response from JaneNorman B | Reviewed this property |
Thursday to Saturday 10am to 4pm. Sunday 11am to 4pm (with the school canteen opening from 10.30am)