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East Riding Treasure House

Champney Road, Beverley HU17 8HE, England
+44 1482 392780
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A good amount of history to see

Interesting little museum located close to the tourist information centre. Not huge but there are... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
durham05
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Durham, United Kingdom
April 2018

A wonderful building holding the library art gallery , museum and now the Tourist Information... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2018
vickif265
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Beverley, United Kingdom
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The East Riding Treasure House is a heritage centre providing museum, library and archive facilities under one roof, plus access to the adjoining Edwardian exhibition spaces of the Beverley Art Gallery. The Treasure House tower provides splendid views over the rooftops of Beverley.
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  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“family history” (12 reviews)
“art gallery” (16 reviews)
“local history” (12 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Champney Road, Beverley HU17 8HE, England
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+44 1482 392780
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Interesting little museum located close to the tourist information centre. Not huge but there are some interesting exhibits.More

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Stephen L, Assistant Curator at East Riding Treasure House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to review the Treasure House. We're glad you had a look round! Hopefully you also took the time to look at our current temporary exhibitions in the corridor space and in the Art Gallery. We are quite a small...More

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Reviewed 14 April 2018

A wonderful building holding the library art gallery , museum and now the Tourist Information Centre plus a small cafe. Always worth a visit as the displays are always being updated.The museum shows the history of the area with activities for the children. It is...More

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Stephen L, Assistant Curator at East Riding Treasure House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review of the Treasure House. We're glad you found it so engaging. We usually have a new exhibition in both the Treasure House section and the Art gallery every 6-8 Weeks, so they are definitely always being updated! Happy to see...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2018

Very helpful staff at TiC desk helped us to plan our week's holiday in East Riding. All under one roof, the small museum was worth visiting as was the art gallery which was currently showing a competition for local artists in various styles. Lots of...More

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Stephen L, Assistant Curator at East Riding Treasure House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello and thank you for taking the time to write a review of the Treasure House. We're glad that the Tourist Information desk sorted you out with you plans for you week. Also we're pleased you took the time to walk around the building and...More

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Reviewed 2 March 2018

We visited the Treasure on our first full day in Beverley, we both really enjoyed reading about the history of The East Coast, very well put togetherMore

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Katy C, Public Relations Manager at East Riding Treasure House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Thank you very much for your review, we're very pleased you enjoyed visiting the Treasure House. Our new exhibition in the Gallery and exhibition area; 'Open Art' opened on Fri 2 March, so if you have time, do pop back and have a look! The...More

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Reviewed 25 February 2018

Great art gallery with the most amazing painting 'A Panic' by H.W.B.Davis which is rightly described as the most wonderful painting of cattle in the world. It is an astonishing 18ft by 9ft and truly beautiful. There are other pop up exhibitions, plus a cafe...More

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Stephen L, Assistant Curator at East Riding Treasure House, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2018

Thank you for your review of the Treasure House. 'A Panic' is truly a sight to behold isn't it? We're glad you took the time to check out all of our offerings in the building. We also apologise if your visit was last week, as...More

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Reviewed 14 December 2017

Had never been here before although local to me. Hidden in side street I found the history of the building very interesting as told to me by a knowledgeable lady.More

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Stephen L, Assistant Curator at East Riding Treasure House, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2017

Hello and thank you for taking the time to write a review. Your description of how you found our building leads me to believe you may have visited Beverley Guildhall, and not the Treasure House. The Treasure House is on Champney Road, and quite a...More

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Reviewed 21 November 2017

The top floor doesn't look very high, but gives the most amazing view over the entirety of Beverley. There's always an event or exhibition on, and is always worthwhile

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Stephen L, Assistant Curator at East Riding Treasure House, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

Very pleased to hear you enjoyed the views from the top of the tower at the Treasure House. We hope you enjoyed the current exhibitions and will come back soon for another visit!

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Reviewed 27 October 2017

This is a real asset in Beverley - library, art gallery, view point and cafe - all in an interesting building. But we go for the art gallery, especially to see the paintings by Fred Elwell and his wife Mary. Sometimes there are interesting exhibitions...More

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Stephen L, Assistant Curator at East Riding Treasure House, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Thank for taking the time to review us on Trip Advisor. We're very pleased to hear that you appreciate our Elwell collection. We're quite proud of them ourselves! We do hope you will continue to visit us and enjoy the collection. Hopefully some of our...More

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Reviewed 22 October 2017

Started off with climbing the stairs to get a view of Beverley from the viewing tower then visited the small museum to learn a little more about the local area and its history which is very interesting. As not a fan or "old" art I...More

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Stephen L, Assistant Curator at East Riding Treasure House, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to comment on your visit to the Treasure House. We're glad you found the local history in our Museum interesting. We're especially glad that you enjoyed our latest exhibition of digital artwork in the white gallery. We're always striving...More

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Reviewed 21 October 2017

The Treasure House is a multi functional building as it includes the archive, library, museum, an art gallery and a coffee shop. My wife and I spent a very interesting hour in the museum learning about the history and geology of the area. The only...More

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Stephen L, Assistant Curator at East Riding Treasure House, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Thank you for coming to visit the Treasure House. We're glad you found your visit interesting and educational! In regards to your comment about the informational guides, we will take that into consideration, and will consider reworking them to make them more accessible. Thank you...More

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Hellswithbells
27 June 2017|
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Response from Stephen L | Property representative |
I am pleased to confirm that Beverley Library opening hours will not be changing on the 1st July. We conducted a two stage consultation with our customers in 2016, proposing various options to save money. Over 7000... More
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Response from Stephen L | Property representative |
Our normal opening days and times are: Monday: 9:30am - 5:00pm Tuesday: 9:30 am - 8:00pm Wednesday: 9:30am - 5:00pm Thursday: 9:30 am - 8:00pm Friday: 9:30am - 5:00pm Saturday: 9:0am - 4:00pm Sunday: Closed The Cafe is open... More
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