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Warrington Museum & Art Gallery

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A great little traditional museum, gallery

If you have time to kill between trains, this is a must. It is interesting, loads to see, and a... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Colin B
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Kids loved it

We came for a trip to the museum and the kids loved it. Not the biggest place but plenty of bits to... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
K_Sutty
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Located above Warrington Central Library, Warrington Museum is one of the oldest municipal museums in the country. Much of the quintessential character of the building has been preserved and its original glass cabinets are crammed with treasures...more
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Warrington Library Museum Street | Cultural Quarter, Warrington WA1 1JB, England
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+44 1925 442399
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If you have time to kill between trains, this is a must. It is interesting, loads to see, and a great asset for Warrington. It is in the city centre, close to the station.

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We came for a trip to the museum and the kids loved it. Not the biggest place but plenty of bits to see. The Mummy was a particular hit! Some good exhibitions on here too

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely place for kids who are willing to learn many interesting facts, for passionate young kid who wants to find out amazing things about Rocks, Dinosaurs, Arts, nature, animals etc... We enjoyed a few Craft noon Sundays

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Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

went for a look round on my own .and found it really interesting. plenty to look at .and they have a lot of different exhibitions.

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Reviewed 2 August 2018

An underappreciated gem just a short walk from the Golden Square Shopping Centre. As well as the normal collection of art and fascinating historical, geological and paleontological artifacts it regularly has special exhibitions. The day of my visit had a photographic exhibition concentrating on towns...More

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Reviewed 28 July 2018

Took my two grandchildren for a speculative visit and very pleased I did.The museum is well laid out and there is something for everyone. We liked the geology section with many exhibits in drawers labelled open me ,a big plus for inquisitive little minds. If...More

Thank Tony W
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Warrington museum is a hidden gem in the town centre, my son loves it and often asks to visit. Staff are always friendly and knowledgeable and the exhibits are interesting. Most exhibits are a little dated and in need of some TLC, nothing major just...More

Thank Rach_wanderlust
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Even my friends from this area had never been. Free to enter museum with lots of interesting things to see. Mock up of 50's ? family life.A few activities for children to enhance their visit. Very nice and helpful staff on hand to advise. Whole...More

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Roger J, Exhibitions officer at Warrington Museum & Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2018

Thank you for your review and complimenting our staff. We appreciate you taking the time to share your opinion and hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 5 July 2018

I enjoyed this place when I was a youngster, my children after them, and now my grandchildren love it too. It has spanned the generations and long may it continue.

Thank TelegramJan
Roger J, Exhibition officer at Warrington Museum & Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2018

Thanks for your review - depending on the age of your grandchildren they may enjoy our free craft activities, see our website for dates

Reviewed 20 June 2018

Surprised how big the exhibition is. Stafff knowledgeable . Something for everyone. Good education for children

Thank kenneth b
Roger J, Exhibitions officer at Warrington Museum & Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2018

Thanks for your review and complimenting our staff. We appreciate you taking the time to share your opinion and hope to see you again soon!

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Localartist2015
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Response from Roger J | Property representative |
Opening times are Weekdays 10am-4:30pm, Saturday 10am-4pm. Closed Sundays and Bank holidays For what's on, please see our website
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Response from Roger J | Property representative |
Opening times are Weekdays 10am-4:30pm, Saturday 10am-4pm. Closed Sundays and Bank holidays
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