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A fascinating building full of treasures

Loved this place, so much to see in what is essentially like a tardis. Loved the sloping floors... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2018
Kate R
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Hidden Gem!!!

Not to be missed as you walk around this beautiful village. Its tucked away in a most fascinating... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2017
CassandraNMV
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8 Aug 2018
“A fascinating building full of treasures ”
27 Mar 2018
“Quaint unusual building in a lovely little town”
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Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Loved this place, so much to see in what is essentially like a tardis. Loved the sloping floors, views of the town from the windows & the informative staff who can enhance your visit

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Kate R
Reviewed 28 March 2018

The House on Crutches is a very unusual quaint building on a hill and is worth a visit. The town also has several other old buildings such as the old "Red Lion " which has been a tavern for centuries. It also boasts a nice...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Willowfield8
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Not to be missed as you walk around this beautiful village. Its tucked away in a most fascinating way. The staff were so friendly and knowledgeable. Entrance free. Very small museum but bursting with just wonderful things, great insight into local history. Just lovely. Thank...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank CassandraNMV
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Its free to enter and we were enchanted browsing around the wide range of items on display. A great way to learn a little about the history of the area.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank john e
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Very strange old building on stilts hence crutches, actually a little museum with very knowledgable staff and interesting little collection of odd things, lovely and clean and well kept ,worth a little visit

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank jane_m_kelleher
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Genuine items of local interest and the two Shropshire women I met there were a wellspring of information both about the exhibits and the history of the locale. This is history made real for all those who visit.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank JeannieMcInstry
Reviewed 29 May 2016

A fascinating house in the middle of the town by the town hall hosting a wee museum with an eclectic mix of objects. Free entry and open on a Sunday, unlike most of Bishops Castle. Take a look!

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank moot
Reviewed 19 November 2015

We chanced on the Museum during the towns Michaelmas festival. The gentle man who was on duty was very knowledgeable and polite. The displays are fascinating and informative. Probably 2 small for really small children and steep steps would be a problem for the very...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank David P
Reviewed 19 May 2015

I took my two grand-children in to have a look. It was great they were actually encouraged to touch some of the items, there were games for them to play and dressing up clothes to try. We could have spent much longer looking around but...More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank ShropshireBill
Reviewed 12 August 2014

Free entry!!! but you'll be happy to make a donation to the upkeep of such a unique place. Hands on in the school room - children are encouraged to play and dress up. Knowledgeable volunteers running the place

Date of experience: August 2014
2  Thank LadyJaneMS
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