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Royal Pump Room Museum

Closed Now: 10:30 - 17:00
Open today: 10:30 - 17:00
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A wee gem

What a beautiful wee museum this is. Wee is definitely the word for it but they do say good things... read more

Reviewed 13 December 2018
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Amazing place

Popped in for a visit excellent staff the lady was so knowledgable and helpful with all our... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2018
London, United Kingdom
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“worth a visit”(60 reviews)
“sulphur water”(12 reviews)
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Unit 5 Grosvenor Building Crown Place, Harrogate HG1 2RY, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A facinating insight into the history of Harrogate as a spa town. Anne Harvey, the curator was very knowledgable and helpful explaining all the fine details of this place.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 339adec
Reviewed 13 December 2018 via mobile

What a beautiful wee museum this is. Wee is definitely the word for it but they do say good things come in small packages. A lovely building inside and out.Full of little interesting items from yesteryear and the majority about the spa talks about the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 12 December 2018

Popped in for a visit excellent staff the lady was so knowledgable and helpful with all our questions. Well worth a visit..

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Akuma55
Reviewed 5 December 2018

I appreciate that Harrogate are trying to spread its history and make money off it but it could have been better. Walked around for 20 minutes feeling very amused and confused paying £16 for the privilege. There should not be a museum, a small museum...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Shezzy25
Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

Harrogate provide so many amazing sites and features. There is a royal pump room in Bath and Edinburgh but I don't know of another. This is a museum created in the actual pump room. You see development of water and baths with story boards and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank A3303XQpaulh
Reviewed 21 November 2018

An unusual museum but very interesting, especially if you like nostalgia. The staff are very knowledgeable about all things Harrogate and do take the guided tour to see the old sulphur and iron wells. You can also take away Harrogate sulphur soap made using the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank auris7travels
Reviewed 12 November 2018

The tour is great, so informative worth £4 of anyone's money. Nice display and a beautiful restoration.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Vicky G
Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

Visited Harrogate and decided to look around the Pump House. The first problem was finding it, but it turned out to be our fault for not walking far enough. The museum was small but packed with information. We spent some time watching the video about...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank nanwithaplan
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Nice small museum. A broad spectrum of displays, including some very interesting egyptian pieces, courtesy of Ogdens. Worth £4.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Maria T
Reviewed 5 November 2018

A fab little museum full of interesting items from decades past. It won’t take you more than 1 hour to look round and would definitely recommend staying to listen to the talk about Harrogate and its famous springs which enlightened me to the history of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Emma S
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30 January 2018|
Response from taylorfish | Reviewed this property |
According to the website, they are open Sunday 2pm to 5pm