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Address: The Guildhall, Kingston-upon-Hull HU1 3RA, England
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A fantastic pictoral display of the history of Kingston upon Hull

These tapestries are displayed in a small room in the Guildhall which is in the Old Town on the corner of Alfred Gelder Street and Wilberforce Drive. There is a series of glass... read more

Reviewed 6 January 2017
Nicola D
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Hessle, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The tapestry itself is impressive and well displayed. However finding it within the Guild Hall is very much a 'do it yourself' task with staff totally uninterested in helping visitors in any way.

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Hessle, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 January 2017

These tapestries are displayed in a small room in the Guildhall which is in the Old Town on the corner of Alfred Gelder Street and Wilberforce Drive. There is a series of glass covered display cabinets around the room which display the individual tapestries which depict the history of (Kingston upon) Hull from the early days until more recent events... More 

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Reviewed 30 April 2016

It took some finding at first but was well worth the effort and seeking it out. A truly fascinating work of art

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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 7 September 2015

The collection of the Hull Tapestries is displayed in a room in the Guildhall at the corner of Alfred Gelder Street and Wilberforce Drive on the edge of the Old Town. These tapestries were worked by a large number of talented volunteers who worked to professionally drawn designs.. They took some years to produce and were shown at various places... More 

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