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Milestones Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 am - 4:45 pm
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Unique opertunity to travel baack in time.

Was walking back to how life would have Been for my great Grandparents where they would have... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Clive d w
Interactive, walk-around museum full of historical engineering inventions and artefacts. Excellent for kids and adults

Located in a leisure park complex with pleny of other food/movie theatres/entertainment. Avoid... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Step inside the story of our social, retail and industrial heritage and imagine what life would have been like during the Victorian era and the 1930s as you explore the life size streets, buildings, shops and vehicles, all under one roof. Be...more
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Churchill Way West | Leisure Park, Basingstoke RG22 6PL, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Was walking back to how life would have Been for my great Grandparents where they would have shopped.We spent 3 hours and you can return on your ticket.

Thank Clive d w
Peter H, Head of Operations at Milestones Museum, responded to this reviewResponded today

Dear Clive Thank you very much for visiting Milestones. Very glad you enjoyed your visit, and hopefully see you again soon, now that you can visit as many times as you would like for a whole year. Thank you for writing your review on us.

Reviewed 2 days ago

Located in a leisure park complex with pleny of other food/movie theatres/entertainment. Avoid Mondays as it is closed. Ticket valid for a year for multiple revisits. Spent a couple of hours wandering around this fascinating museum, imagining how early British life was - ironmonger, fire-engines,...More

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Peter H, Head of Operations at Milestones Museum, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you very much for writing your review of Milestones. Really glad you enjoyed your visit. Hope to see you again very soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

I have two grandchildren which are still pre school and two older. We all had a great day out the little ones had a great time out interacting with their cousins and the exhibits. As adults we liked the old funfair arcade games and life...More

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Peter H, Head of Operations at Milestones Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for visiting Milestones with your family. I am delighted you had such a good time with us, and thank you for writing such a nice review.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Highly recommended, lovely attraction which was amazingly clean and well kept. Had great fun in the old penny arcade!

Thank Sarah B
Peter H, Head of Operations at Milestones Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for visiting our museum, I'm very glad you had such a good time, especially in the old penny arcade. Thank you for taking the time to write such a nice review on Trip Advisor too.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Milestones is excellent. So much to see and do, and a really great way to help children understand how life was in the past. We love the penny arcade after doing lots of learning, and the year long entry ticket means we have gone back...More

Thank Mole26
Peter H, Head of Operations at Milestones Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your review. We're very glad you enjoyed the museum.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had visitors this week so decided to stroll down memory lane with them at Milestones! What a day, topped off by a VR flight in a Spitfire for my friend!

Thank Roy K
Peter H, Head of Operations at Milestones Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you, very glad you enjoyed your time at the museum.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Value for money fantastic experbitions love going here always sonthing diffrent to see love the sweetie shop and pub

Thank Kimberley M
Peter H, Head of Operations at Milestones Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We're very happy you enjoyed the museum.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a surprise. It was really good. Plenty of things to do. The penny arcade was a blast. Lots of history to immerse yourself in

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Peter H, Head of Operations at Milestones Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for visiting Milestones and for writing your review.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved our visit today. Had great fun in the old penny arcade (10 coins for £1) and got a ration of sweets for another old penny (£1). Staff were helpful and friendly. Lots to see and reminisce over. The food in the cafe was nice,...More

Thank SamH1426
Peter H, Head of Operations at Milestones Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very mush for your visit to Milestones, and for taking the time to write a review about us. We're really glad you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to Milestones on a rainy bank holiday Sunday, our group was 3 adults and 3 young children. We have been before a few years ago. What struck us about our visit was that, much as the actual museum is brilliant - it is...More

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Peter H, Head of Operations at Milestones Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for visiting Milestones and for writing your review. I am really sorry we did not meet the level of service you would expect from the museum. On the day of your visit we did have several operational challenges that detracted from the high...More

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Andy H
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Response from Peter B | Reviewed this property |
No need to book but the tickets are cheaper online
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Sally M
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Response from Ian C | Reviewed this property |
HI Sally Personally I dont recall seeing any that would constitute a picnic area as such, however out side there is a huge green, with various picnic benches... From memory you can show your receipt to get back in (probably... More
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