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Horsforth Village Museum

5 The Green | Horsforth, Leeds LS18 5JB, England
+44 113 281 9877
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A hidden surprise

Been meaning to visit this museum for a while but never quite got around to it. But did this... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2016
Dillan1965
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Leeds, United Kingdom
good place for a couple of hours

i didn't think it would be as good as it was at first on the way there I thought I would be in and... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2016
380frank4
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Greater London, United Kingdom
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5 The Green | Horsforth, Leeds LS18 5JB, England
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Reviewed 19 May 2016

Been meaning to visit this museum for a while but never quite got around to it. But did this weekend. Bit of a biased visit to be honest as Mum is from Horsforth and we were having a bit of a family history day. Fascinating...More

1  Thank Dillan1965
Reviewed 14 May 2016

i didn't think it would be as good as it was at first on the way there I thought I would be in and out visit but stayed a lot longer.

Thank 380frank4
Reviewed 3 December 2014

We had a fascinating visit to this small but very good museum, on the village green in Horsforth. The major eye-catcher was the display of HMS Aubrietia, the ship that Horsforth residents contributed their fund-raising to; and the ship which famously sank a U-boat AND...More

3  Thank L B
Reviewed 1 May 2014

Horsforth Museum is a lovely village museum with items of interest to adults and children. It has been open since 1988 on a weekend, Saturdays 10am - 4pm and Sundays 2pm - 5pm in addition it runs coffee mornings on the last Saturday in the...More

1  Thank Mo L
Reviewed 7 January 2013

Lots of interesting things for all the family you could spend a few hours looking round here and nice tea and cakes.

1  Thank jollylollypop
Reviewed 11 November 2012

Well worth a look, but remember it is run by locals and only open at the weekend. It would be all too easy to criticise but I think they are doing a good job providing nostalgia and local history, its free entry so what do...More

4  Thank dnowland_12
Reviewed 28 October 2012

Great little museum - not all areas of a city have there own dedicated museum showing the history of the area. Lots of photos, every changing exhibits and a lovely atmosphere.

Thank jimeljames
Reviewed 23 August 2012

If there were a museum for museums this place would be in it, but in the dusty old store room. More of a collection of donated memorabilia - seen better at a car boot sale. I dare say there's a gem or two in there,...More

2  Thank mrtjaet1
Reviewed 24 April 2011

Like the museums of my youth a great many exhibits in a very small space but with cheerful, helpful staff and a genuine warmth to the place. Mostly a 'how we used to live' experience but don't go expecting interactivity (outside of the obliging staff...More

7  Thank Quite_interesting
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