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A quaint step back in time.....

A quaint step back in time with lots of familiar things to discover from days gone by. Our visit... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2018
E730STsuem
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Exeter, United Kingdom
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Little gem at the end of the harbour

Lovely little museum packed to the rafters with artefacts. Worth popping in for a visit and chat... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2018
Beehiverocks
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All reviews local history three floors well worth a visit free entry interesting exhibits packed full little gem pears soap stair lift teddy bear treasure hunt dolls house boat building spread over floors step back in time old building interesting place to visit
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Reviewed 3 December 2018 via mobile

I know it was the end of November but it was very disappointing. There was very little open, including the aquarium. It was not easy to get a coffee. Car parking was easy and there were other sightseers around with nothing much to see. As...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

A quaint step back in time with lots of familiar things to discover from days gone by. Our visit bought back fond memories of articles and items previously shown or talked of by parents and grandparents. It’s free to enter but please dig into your...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank E730STsuem
Reviewed 30 October 2018

Lovely little museum packed to the rafters with artefacts. Worth popping in for a visit and chat with staff/volunteers as they are very friendly and knowledgeable.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Beehiverocks
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Spent a very educational 45 minutes visiting the museum . Glad we decided to visit. Free entry but please donate something - it's worth it

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ifachef
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Walking around and dodging the rain we stumbled across the museum. It was free and quite interesting. Thanks we liked it

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank blanks74
Reviewed 24 October 2018

Interesting history of the village, there's a lot more to see than you would expect. Lots of nautical items, as to be expected. Couldn't believe it is free - though of course, donations are welcomed. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank tyci114
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

Just didn’t expect a museum of this quality in a small village. This gave an interesting history of the village, with many artefacts spread over three floors. It’s free, though donations are welcome.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank happyrosie65
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

I visited this lovely museum last month and was surprised at how big the museum was, it had three floors full of Nautical, baking items from years past, photos and lots of other interesting things to read and discover I would recommend the museum for...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

We are staying a few steps away and this was a must visit. So pleased that we did. Packed with lots of interesting items giving a good history of Mevagissey.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank skukusa1
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

Little gem of a museum. Filled with history and very helpful volunteers who can answer your questions. Fascinating exhibits and chock full of stuff.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Dawn A
22 August 2018|
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Hi Dawn, Unfortunately we do not take dogs other than guide dogs at present. However there is a bench outside where if you are in a larger group one person can wait with the dog. Entry is free to museum and we review are... More
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