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Sheffield Weston Park Museum

Weston Park, Sheffield S10 2TP, England
+44 114 278 2600
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A worthy museum of a great city

My partner and I spent a delightful few hours here one rainy morning after an interview for a job... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
James S
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Lovely building, free entry, now go and have a look. Great Sheffield room and 'Beneath your feet... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Nicholas B
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Weston Park is an award-winning, family-friendly museum where the visitors come first. If visiting with children, simply wind up and release, but there is plenty of treasure here for adults too. Discover the real story of Sheffield, from its geological roots to the people, politics and music that shaped the modern city. Alongside old favourites such as Snowy the Polar Bear and Spike the Woolly Rhino, Weston Park plays host to a series of temporary exhibitions.
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  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Weston Park, Sheffield S10 2TP, England
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+44 114 278 2600
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My partner and I spent a delightful few hours here one rainy morning after an interview for a job she didn't really want. The museum is a great mix with a goodly amount of interactive exhibits. We had coffee and cake in the cafe, which...More

Thank James S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely building, free entry, now go and have a look. Great Sheffield room and 'Beneath your feet' area, with fascinating exhibits and displays. Very good for kids, as there were lots running around and enjoying themselves. I loved it!

Thank Nicholas B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I found this one of the best places I have been yet as one of my sons is severely autistic and the other loves museums so can sometimes be a hard combination, but the staff here was so nice to us and even let my...More

Thank cassiew176
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

have been coming here many times over the years .never boring exibits change all the time .just been here with my little girl and we realy loved the dolls house exibit they have on at the moment .took me right back to my childhood .lovely...More

Thank marieG4587IV
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This museum is housed within a wonderful building which itself sits in a fine local park. The museum is absolutely free to enter!. There is no parking on site or directly next to it. The nearest public car park is on Durham Road about 500...More

1  Thank Big_Jeff_Leo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed the couple of hours spent here. Informative museum with interesting exhibits displayed in a family friendly way. Lots of interactive bits too. Staff were all really friendly and helpful. Nice cafe and shop too.

Thank ssmm99
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The children really love this place lots to see and do. You can spend a good couple of hours here and it's free. There is a very good cafe for drinks and snacks this place is a credit to the city of Sheffield.

Thank chasweb
Reviewed 15 August 2017

An amazing place with lots of information. Very well organized exhibition in a beautiful area. Our kids really liked it.

Thank horvathgabriella
Reviewed 8 August 2017

This museum is free,and is opened for everyday.This museum is modern place.You can see many modern and historical objects.It is great for kids too,because it has many things that can interest children.And it has many different kinds of room,so you can learn a lot of...More

1  Thank Zhaokun S G
Reviewed 29 July 2017

The museum is free, and has many kids activities, dressing up, as well as kids displays and play areas. Most kids seem to love it, and my niece certainly did. With only 3, it is a bit too early for educational games, but there were...More

Thank Katrien S
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Response from Paul M | Reviewed this property |
It's free but there are several reminders about a donation. £5 is suggested.
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