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Ware Museum

Open Now: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Open today: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Nice little local museum!

Our museum is a great local feature both for residents or visitors wishing to learn a little more... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
John T
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Ware, United Kingdom
via mobile
Treasure house

I love small town museums that give a local history view and this museum had welcoming volunteers... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2018
Matilda B
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Reading, United Kingdom
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“artifacts”(2 reviews)
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The Priory 89 High Street | Priory Lodge, Ware SG12 9AL, England
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+44 1920 487848
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Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Our museum is a great local feature both for residents or visitors wishing to learn a little more about this surprisingly important little town. As well as the usual historical elements, there are a few more fun additions from recent decades, on both floors. Well...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank John T
Reviewed 11 October 2018

I love small town museums that give a local history view and this museum had welcoming volunteers and several rooms of interesting local artefacts and information boards.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Matilda B
Reviewed 24 September 2018

Small local museum, quite interesting local history, worth a visit to learn about the local area, closes at 4.00

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Alan W
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

ok i live in the area and been before. interesting history of town. not alway open. cannot explain more but visit if you like town history

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank challisfamily
Reviewed 6 May 2018

I visited when the Great Bed of Ware was on display - not sure if it still is. The staff are friendly and helpful and you can buy Ware souvenirs

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank EarlgreyWare
Reviewed 27 October 2017

As local museums go this really is very good. With local history from the beginnings of the town through the wars and everything in between. Even the building itself has a fascinating past.

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank TeaWithQ
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Very well run museum with the actual war time shelter and a very old well. Plenty of information on how malt is used for brewing also part of the great bed of Ware and many other interesting artefacts, Very helpful and experienced staff.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank hughie115
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Visited the museum as we were passing. It was a very pleasant experience - the staff are lovely and it housed some very interesting collections! Worth a visit if you are in town!

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank BirdNerdSophie
Reviewed 12 July 2017

A really lovely little museum with friendly helpful staff and very interesting exhibits. A welcome for little people and a play area make this an ideal place to visit.

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank GerbilQueen
Reviewed 4 April 2017

My wife and I have walked past this so many times and finally we went in,and we were glad we did. It deals with the history of ware from prehistoric times upto it's malting past and with a little royalty thrown in. The volunteers were...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Beechbuzz
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