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Leeds Industrial Museum at Armley Mills

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Armley Mills Canal Road | Armley, Leeds LS12 2QF, England
+44 113 263 7861
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Could be great.

The welcome in the shop/entrance was nonexistent. Had to ask for a map and payment was an... read more

Reviewed yesterday
974bobs
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Clacton-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Excellent ghost haunt

Went yesterday evening as part of west yorkshire fright nights and what a fabulous evening. We got... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Melissa B
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“old mill”(9 reviews)
“ghost hunt”(5 reviews)
“large site”(3 reviews)
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Housed in what was once the world's largest woollen mill, Leeds Industrial Museum houses a wealth of gems located in a beautiful riverside setting. Step back in time to learn about the industrial history of Leeds from manufacturing textiles and...more
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Armley Mills Canal Road | Armley, Leeds LS12 2QF, England
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+44 113 263 7861
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"old mill"
in 9 reviews
"ghost hunt"
in 5 reviews
"large site"
in 3 reviews
"original machinery"
in 2 reviews
"wide range of exhibits"
in 2 reviews
"interesting talk"
in 2 reviews
"school visit"
in 2 reviews
"worthwhile visit"
in 3 reviews
"canal towpath"
in 2 reviews
"steam engine"
in 2 reviews
"knowledgeable guide"
in 2 reviews
"answer questions"
in 3 reviews
"staff were so helpful"
in 2 reviews
"old style"
in 4 reviews
"on display"
in 6 reviews
"cafe on site"
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"retail park"
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Reviewed yesterday

The welcome in the shop/entrance was nonexistent. Had to ask for a map and payment was an embarrassment. The museum itself however was much better. The talk and demonstration of the spinning frame was informative, and enthusiastic. I also enjoyed the cinema and related gallery,...More

Thank 974bobs
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Went yesterday evening as part of west yorkshire fright nights and what a fabulous evening. We got some great evidence and we certainly left feeling like we got what we wanted. Pam was absolutely amazing.

Thank Melissa B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Still no acknowledgement on the website, or the plan that you are given, that the locomotive gallery is still closed. Evidently it was flooded over two years ago, how long does it take to update a website? Obviously problems happen but potential visitors need to...More

Thank Tyke
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It a good museum, many interesting stuffs going on there. Good to know what been going on in history of my hometown, Leeds. Famous for making wool.

Thank AdamBurt
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a fantastic working museum, well done to Leeds City council and to all the staff who work there.

Thank Martin T
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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

I visited an special exhibition showcasing the Queens of Industry tradition. Guided tour was very interesting, with lovely, moving stories about local women and their past and current contributions told by the curator. There was tea and cake offered afterwards, and a cute little tote...More

Thank hitchhiker1961
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Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Visits on a wet Easter day thinking it would pass a couple of hours and wasn't far to go. We're 60+ so it cost £3.20 each and was more than worth it. Staff were extremely helpful and friendly and the talk by Andy was excellent....More

Thank Madaboutcrete
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Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Barry the guide was the highlight of our trip. His enthusiasm for the place was infectious and very entertaining. Im taking a lot of interesting wooly facts back to Bristol with me

Thank Dave H
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Reviewed 14 November 2017

Made a 600 mile round trip especially to see the collection of locomotives - as advertised on their website. Arrived just in time to join a guided tour. The spinning and weaving display was fascinating and brought to life with a very knowledgeable guide. Other...More

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Reviewed 10 November 2017

It was a pleasure to visit this museum. From the moment we entered, we heard the sound of children's voices, all engrossed in what they saw and what they were learning. Thy were having a good time and so were we, finding out lots of...More

Thank Colin T
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knottih
23 April 2017|
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Response from TheUrbanWarrior | Reviewed this property |
Yeah you can walk it from train station and yes you can access it from tow path
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Bev H
20 June 2016|
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Response from Mark_Banks25 |
Sorry forgot to add that Concessions are £3.00.
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