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All reviews three floors roman mosaics roman times dressing up clothes iron age free entry middle floor well worth a visit interactive things for children scale model fascinating exhibits presented information middle ages nice collection local history interesting items winchester city
What a little gem! I decided to pop along and have a look while I was waiting to meet a friend and I was really surprised! There’s actually quite a lot there and plenty for children to do too including dressing up clothes!
Fantastic free museum. Three floors of exhibits right next to Winchester cathedral. Top floor particularly interesting and full of old artefacts. Bottom floor has an amazing model of Winchester in Victorian times, great for kids and adults alike. Great for a first stop in Winchester.
Well presented and right in the centre of the City there are some interesting and important artefacts from Roman Winchester onwards. It's free to enter and set over three floors. Very well presented and clean but quite small. The staff are friendly and helpful and...More
I was pleasantly surprised by how good this museum was considering it is free to enter (I left a donation - they deserve it)! I walks you through the history of the city, and the model city at the end was extremely helpful to help...More
This small but well planned museum covers from prehistory to the present day (with a section on Jane Eyre). It's superbly laid out in a lovely building with enough scope for younger visitors. Enjoyable and informative - and free, though contributions are much welcomed!
I can't believe we hadn't been here before now, this museum is such a gem! We were in the city for the BBC History Magazine weekend and in between talks thought we would pop in. We popped in 3 times in the end because all...More
A really wonderful place to visit for the whole family. On entering you will be struck by a stunning model of the City of Winchester - if your new to the City its a great introduction. Then you go up through the floors in a...More