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Brewhouse Yard Museum

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Address: Brewhouse Yard Castle Boulevard, Nottingham NG7 1FB, England
Phone Number: +44 115 876 1400
12:00 - 16:00
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Sat - Sun 12:00 - 16:00

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Great way to get away from the shopping crowds

Great fun, the best £2.50 we've spent in a long time! Lots of memories - we relived our childhood. The caves were fascinating.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great fun, the best £2.50 we've spent in a long time! Lots of memories - we relived our childhood. The caves were fascinating.

Thank 2adults2kidsuk
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Gives you a little theatre of history in old Nottingham. Interesting location at the foot of the castle. Shows some of the beat of British in a true traditional style. Friendly staff eager to tell you more and share the knowledge

Thank Kande11
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staff very friendly. Nice to go somewhere where you can open draws, touch things and play games. (We had an hellarious game of snakes and ladders and draughts). They also get it just right when explaining about the history of the time period. We have been to quite a few and although small is definately in our top three.

Thank Grace B
Woodhouse Eaves, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A massive step back in time to see what domestic life was like back in the mid 20th century. Some really cool stuff there, even if some of the things on displayed I'd played with as a kid.

Thank Andy D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here as the castle had just closed it's gates, so glad we did! A great visit with enthusiastic and knowledgable guides and lots to see. Will be revisiting and would definitely recommend.

Thank Corinne B
Lisbon, Portugal
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

I loved this museum which takes you back in time with an excellent collection of objects and a recollection of how people lived back in time (WWII).

Thank Pedro M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Arrived at the end of the Castle cave tour to have a free look around. This is a fascinating place with lots of local history to absorb and engaging guides ready to relate additional facts. Well worth a visit.

Thank tripreviewerdb
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Lovely little museum, cost £2.50 to get in (bargain). Took 9 year old son and he had a Explore and Drawer booklet to take round and complete. Rooms set out like Victorian Era rooms/ Shops etc and very educational. Also goes through some caves. Victorian school room next door and son tried his hand at some Maths and Writing on... More 

Thank elainerussell6745
Hertford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

Organised for a group of 14 prior to opening hours. Introductory talk by custodian on duty. Took over an hour for seniors to get round all exhibits. Lots of trips down Memory Lanes. Imagine this is a useful resource for school teachers. Do check opening hours..Toilets on site key with custodian.

Thank Diana182013
nottingham england
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Just loved the place -- so much to see -- the old building itself is a gen from the past. Maybe necessary to phone to check that it is open during your anticipated visiting time

1 Thank jennyfrank

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