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Hastings History House

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21 Courthouse Street, Hastings TN34 3AU, England
+44 1424 424744
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Not much for visitors to Hastings

We visited this free museum in September. It is only very small and the staff on duty certainly... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2017
Lindagreenacre
,
York, United Kingdom
Well worth a browse

Lots of old photos displayed in themes to illustrate Hastings through the years. They have books... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2017
jazzers45
,
Worcestershire, UK
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25 May 2017
“Well worth a browse”
14 Oct 2017
“Not much for visitors to Hastings”
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21 Courthouse Street, Hastings TN34 3AU, England
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+44 1424 424744
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Reviewed 14 October 2017

We visited this free museum in September. It is only very small and the staff on duty certainly did not engage with us at all. There are notices everywhere forbidding you to take photos. I guess for locals it will be of interest, but unfortunately,...More

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Reviewed 25 May 2017

Lots of old photos displayed in themes to illustrate Hastings through the years. They have books for sale and leaflets on walks. Staffed by volunteers who are enthusiastic about their town.

Thank jazzers45
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Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

This is an excellent place that will be able to tell you all that you would want to know about Hastings, whether from the displays, books or from the staff that work there There are also locally written books to buy there which are all...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

This 'House' has so much information about the history of Hastings and if its not there then the people that work there will probably know what you need to find out They sell many books on Hastings which are a must for any history buff...More

Thank streakey
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Reviewed 8 March 2017

Lots of local history and information, the staff are very knowledgeable and go out of their way to get you the information you want. Some great photos of hasting past.

Thank justineLangham
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Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

I highly recommend stopping here when doing family research. They are very knowledge about the area and have good resources. Check the maps and city directories.

Thank repbrock
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Reviewed 16 November 2016

Worth dropping by to see what ideas exhibitions on ran by knowledgeable volunteers always a pleasure

Thank abbey r
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Reviewed 11 April 2016

First visit was to research our family history. Little did we know we would actually meet a new member of our family. The information we needed on Old Hastings and the fishing families was all there. Nothing ws too much trouble as information was printed...More

Thank Pomphrey
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Reviewed 16 November 2015

We came across this in a lovely part of the town and popped in. I am so glad we did. There are fascinating things to look at, plentiful books to buy and very well informed volunteers. I was planning to visit the grave of an...More

Thank lindylou143
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Reviewed 27 September 2015

Nice little place for when the British weather does its usual trick. Good to keep dry and exercise the brain whilst you're about it too.

Thank pchelper
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