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Almonry Museum

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Only had time to view from the outside

I only had time to walk around Almonry Museum on Saturday 25/08/18, a beautiful old historical... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
STEPHEN N
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Smithfield, Australia
Wonderful focus on the local - going back hundreds of millions of years

This small, but lovingly curated museum is well-worth a visit. I love how they have preserved the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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The Almonry is a beautiful C14th building in the heart of the historic market town of Evesham. Once the home of the Almoner, one of the Benedictine Monks from the Abbey, the Almonry is now the town museum, Tourist Information Centre and gift shop...more
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Office 1 Abbey Gate, Evesham WR11 4BQ, England
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+44 1386 446944
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All reviews local history interesting items old building tourist information victorian school room farm implements uneven floors well worth a visit younger generation lots of interesting things very helpful staff beautiful building free admission lovely garden couple of hours school holidays on display
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I only had time to walk around Almonry Museum on Saturday 25/08/18, a beautiful old historical building with hundreds of years of History & if only those walls could talk ! The grounds outside the Museum are extremely well maintained & the Museum is easy...More

Thank STEPHEN N
Almonry, Manager at Almonry Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Stephen Thanks for your review, we hope you can come back and visit us again soon. Kind regards The Almonry Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This small, but lovingly curated museum is well-worth a visit. I love how they have preserved the details of everyday life of the residents - both at home and in their occupations. The World War I exhibit is poignant, especially the story of one Evesham...More

Thank VirginiaS1344
Almonry, Manager at Almonry Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear VirginiaS1344 Thank you for your kind review. We are pleased that you enjoyed your visit and found our exhibition on WWI so moving. Kind regards The Almonry Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Tudor building is a perfect venue for such a spendid number of artefacts, the WW1 exhibition was appreciated at this time of 100 years remembrance.

Thank r0ymari0n
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Wow what a gem. Never intended to visit but so pleased we did. Staff really pleasant. Lots of interesting things and informative. Thoroughly enjoyed it. Reasonable too.

Thank Glenda R
Reviewed 14 September 2018

From Clementi's piano to mediaeval artefacts, with fossils, Roman coins and agricultural implements, this museum is jam-packed with interesting items. The higgeldy-piggeldy nature of the rooms and their exhibits adds to the overall charm. So much to see and such good value at £2 for...More

Thank duchyperson
Reviewed 13 September 2018

fascinating little museum lovingly put together in an amazing house... really helpful staff and great value. This place is a must if visiting the town - great introduction to many of the other historic places of interest.

Thank Trewirgies
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Situation in the "old" part of Evesham near the Abbey, this enchanting little museum is well worth the visit. The building itself is stunningly pretty and very fascinating and the exhibits cover a multitude of ages/subjects. If you happen to be there on The Battle...More

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Almonry, Manager at Almonry Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Dear FredBreviewer Thank you for your review, it's great to hear someone as enthusiastic about the Almonry and out town as we are! I will share your review with the team who take a great pride in their customer service. Please do come and see...More

Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

I myself was brought up in the area but have lived away for some time. Well visiting friends and family in the area I took my partner who is Spanish to see the museum. The museum staff did their best to accommodate the ‘ language...More

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Almonry, Manager at Almonry Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Dear Capt-88 Thank you for your lovely review. I'm really pleased you enjoyed your visit and that the staff were able to help you and your partner get the most out of your visit. I will pass on your comments and thanks to the staff....More

Reviewed 21 August 2018

Wonderful find hidden away. So glad we did a google search and found this place. Full of all sorts of interesting and beautiful things. We spent a couple of hours here and can't wait to return. The volunteers were so helpful and informative and really...More

Thank TudorGirl
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

This museum is a museum of 'everything'! You can see: dinosaur fossils, treasures from the Abbey, roman treasures, WW1 and 2 memorabilia, tools from the past used in all old jobs..... cooper, shoe maker, blacksmith, glove maker, chimney sweep etc...a range of fascinating household items.........More

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Almonry, Manager at Almonry Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2018

Hi Emma Thank you for your lovely review. We are so glad you enjoyed your visit and found our eclectic collection so interesting. We do hope you come back to see again soon, maybe in the school holidays to try another activity. Kind regards The...More

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Jordan D
13 September 2018|
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Response from duchyperson | Reviewed this property |
No museum parking available. Public car park across road.
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BADickie
12 August 2018|
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Response from Veronica B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't know. You would need to check with them.
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Jackie C
20 July 2017|
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Response from Almonry | Property representative |
Hi Jackie, the Almonry costs £5 for a standard ticket, £2 for concessions (over 65 and F/T students) under 11s are free. Each ticket lasts for 12 months. I hope this helps.
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