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Helena Thompson Museum

Park End Road, Workington CA14 4DE, England
+44 1900 64040
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Workington AFC Exhibition

The exhibition of Workington AFC memorabilia, displayed at the Helena Thompson Museum this weekend... read more

Reviewed 22 April 2018
Ross P
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Cockermouth, United Kingdom
Easter Afternoon Tea on Sunday 25th March 2018 at the Helena Thompson Museum.

We had a lovely afternoon at the museum. The venue, tables and chairs were beautifully decorated... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2018
Scott Topman T
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workington
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Park End Road, Workington CA14 4DE, England
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Reviewed 22 April 2018

The exhibition of Workington AFC memorabilia, displayed at the Helena Thompson Museum this weekend, was absolutely first rate. Lovely staff, with lots of interesting items carefully displayed. Well done to all concerned.

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Tricia P, Manager at Helena Thompson Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

Thank you for your wonderful comment

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Reviewed 29 March 2018

We had a lovely afternoon at the museum. The venue, tables and chairs were beautifully decorated for Easter. The food was delicious and pot after pot of tea/coffee was served. The staff who are volunteers were so friendly and all worked so hard. They all...More

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Tricia P, Manager at Helena Thompson Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely comments I am so pleased you had a nice time and we look forward to seeing you again in the future. I will pass your comments onto the team

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Reviewed 23 November 2017

Great visit to a fascinating local history museum. Made very special by enthusiastic friendly and informative volunteers . Thank you we will return.

Thank Jan G
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Tricia P, Manager at Helena Thompson Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 25 November 2017

Thank you pleased you enjoyed your visit and look forward to seeing you again.

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Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Visited Workington for the day and decided to have a look around here. It was free to enter, although I gave a donation at the end due to the friendliness and helpfulness of the staff. It was good to hear him talk about the links...More

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Tricia P, Manager at Helena Thompson Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2018

Thank you for your comments

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Reviewed 13 September 2017

Meeting venue for WARC. Has a radio station for members use. This establishment does cater for weddings etc.

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Reviewed 27 August 2017

Wedding service was held in the costume room of the museum which was beautifully decorated and nothing was too much trouble for the staff who were all unpaid volunteers! They did a marvellous job and it was a lovely setting for a wedding with a...More

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Tricia P, Manager at Helena Thompson Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2018

Thank you

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Reviewed 27 July 2017

We called in here as there was a Steel works exhibition on and were enjoyed it also the Museum has rooms full of local history.The Museum is free to enter but you can give a donation if you enjoyed it.The staff are very knowledge about...More

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Tricia P, Manager at Helena Thompson Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2018

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Reviewed 10 July 2017

Had our wedding there, nothing too much trouble for the staff and a venue to die for. Well done all concerned

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Tricia P, Manager at Helena Thompson Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2018

Thank you your comments they are much appreciated

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Reviewed 7 May 2017

Our daughter had her wedding here and all I can say is it was brilliant from the moment we stepped thru the door to when we we left the unpaid volunteer staff were awesome nothing was too much trouble and whatever anyone asked for it...More

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Management response:Responded 5 July 2017

thank you so much for the lovely comments, so pleased you had a lovely day with us

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Reviewed 19 April 2017

smal local museum som time spec exhibtion but manl local not very bi can hire out which how i thik they pull in money havin work bier is ok

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