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Congleton Museum

Market Square, Congleton CW12 1ET, England
+44 1260 276360
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Small but informative

Small museum but with many interesting items and lots of local information. Well worth a brief... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ann H
Small free museum

The museum is very small and offers a history of Congleton. It has some interesting information and... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2018
LT0606
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Tamworth, United Kingdom
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“local history” (4 reviews)
“worth a visit” (3 reviews)
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Market Square, Congleton CW12 1ET, England
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+44 1260 276360
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Small museum but with many interesting items and lots of local information. Well worth a brief visit.

Thank Ann H
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Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

The museum is very small and offers a history of Congleton. It has some interesting information and you can see how Congleton has changed over the years. The staff are extremely friendly. It's free to go around.

Thank LT0606
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Reviewed 13 May 2018

This is most interesting, particularly with regard to the pre-historic history of the area and items discovered locally such as the Neolithic wooden boat, various implements and hoards. Well worth popping in for a visit. There are even nice little things to buy from the...More

Thank B F
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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Lovely visit to the museum today with my daughter & her friend both aged 10 & my husband. The museum is really interesting & full of items you can touch & see . The girls enjoyed learning about the ww1 & stuff used in the...More

Thank Joanne A
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Reviewed 6 May 2017

Went the Congleton museum on a whim and were pleasantly surprised. Though small it has a lot of local history andf helpful staff. It's free but leave a small donation.

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Reviewed 5 March 2017

We had lived in Congleton for 5 years before we visited the museum but my kids absolutely loved our visit (9 and 5 year olds). Plenty to look at and interact with and my children especially enjoyed talking to the volunteers there about history. Very...More

Thank KEly77
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Reviewed 11 February 2017

This is a real gem. Some really interesting exhibits & teh staff are really enthusiastic about their museum. Should interest all ages from primary school age upwards

Thank A R
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Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Great museum to find out local history of where you live. A1 fantastic history of the area, wow finding out a lot of information about your town and what parts it has played in the history of the country we live in.

Thank Matt P
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Reviewed 5 January 2017

This is a small museum, so should be part of a day out, not a single destination, unless, perhaps, you live locally. It is not just child friendly, everybody is made to feel welcome by the enthusiastic staff. Contents are modest, but truly fascinating, and...More

Thank Pete B
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Reviewed 18 November 2016

We called in on a quiet Thursday morning. We had a short time slot and were greeted by a volunteer who made it her purpose to introduce the museum and tell us in detail about the layout. I only really wanted to see the Knutsford...More

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