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Come and explore our 1879 Police Station! Inside we have Uniform, Crime and Transport displays as well as the station itself in which you can see the original Charge Office, Cells and an 1895 Magistrates Courtroom from Denton. Our volunteers, many...more
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Aside from a very impressive exhibition, modern days very friendly policemen were present to show kids police cars, weapon and handcuffs. And if you go to the Peoples' Museum right after, you will have see faces of unionists and suffragets who were probably held in...More
Visited here with another two adults and four children. Arrived at around 12.30 and there was a queue to get in which we had already expected but it didn't take long to get in and when it started raining the staff let everyone wait in...More
We went as this was one of the top rated attractions in Manchester and honestly was a bit disappointed. Staff were really helpful and informative, and what is there is interesting to see and read, but we were round it in half an hour. It's...More
We visited here and really enjoyed it. The wait to get in was a little long but when we did it was really informative and a good way to spend a couple of hours. The staff were also attentive and seemed to enjoy what they...More
Visited today with my 9 year old nephew. I have never even heard of this museum before and it was a fantastic find.better than we had hoped.staff absolutely so friendly and helpful. You could see the cells and the courtroom.fascinating true stories scattered all around.brilliant...More
This is a really interesting place to visit and the guides are mainly ex police force, most having served at this station during their time in the force. There are lots of memorabilia to enjoy and reminisce about and also a wonderful court room on...More
Lovely pace to visit. Would recommend if you are interested in a bit of history or have children. This does not mean you cannot visit for some great time with friends. The friendly ex-police officers are more than happy to share a laugh and their...More
Response from bikerdave2016 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure.. when I went it was quite quiet and I seem to remember that they were showing people handcuffs and truncheons and stuff. I think the answer is yes provided you don't go in the height of the holidays when they may... More
Not sure.. when I went it was quite quiet and I seem to remember that they were showing people handcuffs and truncheons and stuff. I think the answer is yes provided you don't go in the height of the holidays when they may be too stretched to give everyone individual attention
Response from Arthur_Tash | Reviewed this property |
This has been copied from their website............
If you would like to book a private tour for between 5- 25 people we offer these on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. Tours last between one and a half to two hours and... More