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Battle Museum of Local History

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Local history well presented

A small museum with very helpful staff, showing interesting exhibits about the local town. Very... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
London, United Kingdom
Friendly place

Free entry, friendly staff, a lot crammed in to a small spot. Worth a visit to see the local... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2018
Hastings, United Kingdom
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The Almonry High Street | The Almonry, Battle TN33 0EA, England
+44 1424 775955
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A small museum with very helpful staff, showing interesting exhibits about the local town. Very pretty garden. We visited with children and bought a copy of the Battle Activity Book for kids which had fun games and a trail to follow

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Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Free entry, friendly staff, a lot crammed in to a small spot. Worth a visit to see the local history on show.

Thank MrsBsTravels
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Small but well worth a vist staff are helpful which they answered questions ,covering history of battle in 1066 and some interesting stories of ww2 ..if you in battle go there

Thank Mick B
Reviewed 24 May 2018

We found the museum by chance and what a gem it proved to be. The ladies working voluntarily were most helpful and friendly. Exhibits were very well displayed and reflected the local history in an interesting way. The gardens attached to the museum were well-maintained...More

Thank Peter R
Reviewed 17 April 2018

This is an attractive little museum, but sadly it's trying its best to make out of not a lot. The only big thing that has happened in the town is the Battle of Hastings - or not if you believe alternative sites theories. There is...More

Thank Goodfoodlover56
Reviewed 12 April 2018

What a lovely little place and the staff were very knowledgeable. It was a good information trip. I was surprised to discovery some of the history.

Thank Anine S
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

It was nice, but not a real must. Only thing there is left of the Battle of 1066 is 1 axe head barely complete. Weird garden but hey, it's free and good to start your day in Battle.

Thank Febe R
Reviewed 5 April 2018

Small and very nice museum, with very helpful guides inside. We visited this museum after the Battlefield and the Abbey in Battle, worth a stop!

Thank Antonio P
Reviewed 20 March 2018

Every aspect of Battle's history under one roof. People on hand to answer your questions. Lots of historical objects to see and video to watch

Thank Pauline G
Reviewed 11 March 2018

The museum is full of interesting objects and the staff are knowledgeable and very friendly. They are happy to answer questions and chat about the local area. The museum and Almonry frequently have events and activities for families. Be sure to check the web site....More

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Response from richard p | Reviewed this property |
I would agree with mogeorges, we did not see anything to say they were not allowed,suggest you contact the museum.