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Royal Albert Memorial Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 - 17:00
Open today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Our favourite local museum

Have been a few times now, Egyptian section always a favourite , and the temp exhibits are... read more

Reviewed today
traingirlem
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Interesting especially for local history, Free entry a bonus

The ground floor tracks the history of Devon from prehistoric times with well-presented displays... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Exeter's world-class museum has stunning displays and galleries, fabulous exhibitions and modern amenities. The displays reveal Devon and Exeter's rich history and global connections. Exotic animals, birds and insects delight children and the world...more
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Queen Street, Exeter EX4 3RX, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

Have been a few times now, Egyptian section always a favourite , and the temp exhibits are excellent (I loved the criminal ornamentation one this visit!) Very friendly and welcoming staff

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank traingirlem
Reviewed 3 days ago

The ground floor tracks the history of Devon from prehistoric times with well-presented displays which are easy to follow.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank gailgb487
Reviewed 1 week ago

I popped in with a friend for coffee and noticed a leaflet advertising a small exhibition on skirt lifters. We decided to pop in to see it. We asked a member of staff where it was situated p and he was very helpful, taking us...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Helena1882015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Go here fairly often also take the children who absolutely love it, so many things to see, beautiful old building, has a cafe, well worth a visit.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank laineyj638
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Called and n here in fill in some time before heading back to airport. Staff very helpful and museum very interesting. Not overly big but able to fill in a couple of hours. Interesting exhibits with info panels to give history etc.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank William W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A very Victorian building which has enormous charm packed with 'stuff'. Somewhat randomly arranged but with clear themes, local history, world objects, geology us a temporary gallery devoted to paintings by women from their own archives. Great fun. Friendly staff. Toilets and a cafe .

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank KarenKew
Reviewed 15 January 2019 via mobile

The Royal Victoria and Albert Museum in Exeter is a real gem , and free admission as well. Full of interesting artefacts , local and from further afield . Also amazing Art displays. Very child friendly with loads of things to interact with . There...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank WendyHill2014
Reviewed 12 January 2019 via mobile

My two year old loved this place, we had an amazing time. Love the animals and the fashion area. Pushchair friendly

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DanandSerenaE
Reviewed 5 January 2019

Our granchildren from Australia just loved the history and the displays in this amazing building Loved the Egyptian section especially Thank you

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Wallywelling
Reviewed 4 January 2019

Try to go here every few months as always different exhibitions going on. We love photography exhibitions which are really great. Also, a great cafe to have a snack.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Wendywoo1603
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Beckybubble
30 March 2018|
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Response from JohnF7308 | Reviewed this property |
Yes I believe it is apart from bank holidays.... probably best to check their website...
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Linda L
5 August 2016|
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Karen P
24 March 2016|
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Response from RAMMuseum | Property representative |
General admission to the displays and exhibitions is free though entry will be charged for one of the forthcoming exhibition: Garden Photographer of the Year starting 23 April - adults £4, concessions £2, under-19s free... More
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