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good exhibits

well worth a visit.the volunteer went out of his way to inform visitors of historical points and... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2018
Grays Thurrock, United Kingdom
Nice way to spend an hour.

Manned by volunteers who are very knowledgeable about the history of the place and also gave us a... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2018
Alex S
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 17 September 2018

well worth a visit.the volunteer went out of his way to inform visitors of historical points and was also good with the visiting children

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Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

What a splendid place to visit, we had a pleasant walk along by the estuary to get to the low light house just about a couple of hundred yards from the tall light house. It certainly is a well kept place to visit we enjoyed...More

Thank Mick C
Reviewed 27 July 2018

Manned by volunteers who are very knowledgeable about the history of the place and also gave us a history of the old town which is near by and well worth a visit.

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Reviewed 22 July 2018

Another hidden gem that I stumbled across - spread over three floors it only cost £1 to visit and was jam packed with maritime history from both locally and around the country.

Thank PaulKent123
Reviewed 21 June 2018

As it was late I was unable to visit inside but so good that this too, like the High Lighthouse, has been preserved and looked after.

Thank Neil-KAAG
Reviewed 31 May 2018

Loads inside and losts to read n see but it seems it needs a bit of a clean if you do get a bit curious touching bits its close by to other lighthouse so worth a visit for £2

Thank Simon P
Reviewed 20 May 2018

We stumbled across this during a visit to Harwich. Its one of those places you can take as long or as little as you like. I got there just as it was shutting, so whizzed around in about 5 minutes, but my friends had been...More

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Reviewed 6 January 2018

Very Historical museum. Lots of info about the history of the port through the ages. Great view from the top!

Thank Catherine R
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Very interesting place to visit plus little walk oit on the top viewing tower. I can thoroughly reccommend all the sites in harwich which are manned by the Harwich Society. The staff are volunteers and always very very helpful and knowledgeable so do ask questions...More

Thank 1superspider
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Not an expensive place to visit at an entrance fee of £1, but there is only a bit of history to see. The guide is rather over enthusiastic and likes the sound of his own voice. I prefer to go around a museum at my...More

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