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Nuneaton Museum and Art Gallery

Riversley Park Coton Road | Coton Road, Nuneaton CV11 5TU, England
+44 24 7637 6158
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Wheelchair friendly museum

Gives a good grounding into George Elliot. Local Nuneaton area history and a very nice art gallery... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Christine M
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Cyprus
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If it wasn’t for Larry....

Lovely building and garden areas and cafe but very disappointed inside, tiny area dedicated to... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2018
Gazblackpooluk
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Nuneaton Museum & Art Gallery sits in the attractive surroundings of Riversley Park. The museum has permanent galleries displaying local history, the life of George Eliot and a fine art collection. Enjoy our activity sheets, fun interactives and take part in our family friendly activities. We also have three galleries showing a range of temporary exhibitions during the course of the year. In addition our Events programme includes Saturday Events days, storytelling and lunchtime talks.
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good42%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“local history” (5 reviews)
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Riversley Park Coton Road | Coton Road, Nuneaton CV11 5TU, England
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+44 24 7637 6158
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Gives a good grounding into George Elliot. Local Nuneaton area history and a very nice art gallery. The small cafe also allows you to enjoy home made cakes either indoors or out doors.

1  Thank Christine M
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Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

Lovely building and garden areas and cafe but very disappointed inside, tiny area dedicated to Nuneaton’s very own Larry Grayson which was about the only interesting part for us, all top floor gallery was dedicated to local children’s artwork downstairs one half dedicated to local...More

1  Thank Gazblackpooluk
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Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

So we decided to stop for a break from a long journey. Little to see. Enjoyed coffee and cake though . Friendly service.would have enjoyed a walk in the surrounding park but weather was not suitable.

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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Went for a walk around the park. There is a lovely play park for the children. The museum is small but well worth a look around. If you fancy a drink or small snack there is a tea room inside which is very clean and...More

Thank Thomas J
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

We visited here for the first time last month. We were disappointed how small the galleries were upstairs, there seemed to be a lot of space given to photographic students work, which some were excellent, however we felt the painting exhibition should have been situated...More

Thank Pixie-Willow456
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Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

A rolling planed inter functional weekly events, with different exhibitions every number of weeks a good experience for children of a mixed age.

Thank Richard G
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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

I visited this museum with two grandchildren. They loved the experience. It is a small museum but with lots of hands on experiences for children and local exhibitions from time to time. It also host the local arts and crafts sections of the Nuneaton Festival...More

1  Thank Joyce W
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Reviewed 15 November 2017

I have lived in Nuneaton since I was born and I have visited the museum a few times. On the whole it is a typical local town museum that has the same old exhibits on show for the last 20 years. They do rotate some...More

Thank JustLikeSquiddy
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Reviewed 13 November 2017

We have seen it advertised a number of times and thought we would have look see. They have a fishing lake and they have a cafe and restaurant to choose from as when they are open. They have a garden centre and many art and...More

Thank mrtweaks
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

Good display of costumes from POLDARK always interesting place to visit. very helpful staff on hand to give information.

Thank tannercarton39
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Gazblackpooluk
14 April 2018|
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Response from nmagteam | Property representative |
Hello, The Museum doesn't charge for entry, admission is completely free. Our regular events and activities are also free to attend. There is also free parking for up to 3 hours next to the Museum building, or a pay and... More
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