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the best experience with STEPHEN..

this is the beat ever experienced we had when we are in this museum... which mostly othets museum... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2018
Compass344879
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A two hour personal tour by Stephen - and every minute was enjoyable!

We visited this small museum - full of interesting artefacts and fascinating facts! It was empty of... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2018
John R
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Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

this is the beat ever experienced we had when we are in this museum... which mostly othets museum will yawn us away buy nit this one... thank you to STEPHEN who make it interesting.. my 12 years old son and 2 other of his young...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Tricia P, Manager at Helena Thompson Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2018

thank you for your wonderful comments, so pleased you had a great experience and I will pass on your comments to Stephen. thank you again for taking the time to leave us some feedback

Reviewed 14 October 2018

We visited this small museum - full of interesting artefacts and fascinating facts! It was empty of other visitors and they were preparing for a private party the next day, but "Stephen" took us around every room and held us spellbound with his extensive knowledge...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Just want to thank everyone at the Museum for making the day so special! All the staff and volunteers couldn't do enough for us! Amazing venue, gardens and decorations to die for! Honestly amazing how beautiful and amazing it was! Great food (catered for allergies...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Tricia P, Manager at Helena Thompson Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

thank you so much for those wonderful comments, I am so pleased you all had an amazing day with us. I will pass your comments on to the team. thanks again Lee

Reviewed 11 September 2018

A tardis full of interesting and fascinating items, brought to life by the extremely knowledgable guide Stephen. Attended with small group and made very welcome. Make sure you visit if in Workington - amazing information/items on Mary Queen of Scots and the local industries.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Tricia P, Manager at Helena Thompson Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

Thank you so much for your wonderful comments and feedback. Look forward to seeing you all again in the future

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.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Tricia P, Manager at Helena Thompson Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

Thank you for your wonderful comment

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

Date of experience: March 2018
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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

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.

Date of experience: November 2017
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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.

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

Date of experience: October 2017
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Tricia P, Manager at Helena Thompson Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2018

Thank you for your comments

Reviewed 13 September 2017

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

Date of experience: July 2017
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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

Date of experience: August 2017
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Tricia P, Manager at Helena Thompson Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2018

Thank you

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hi you enquired about steelwork a few weeks ago on 3rd and 4th November 11-2 there will be an exhibition on the steelworks. everyone welcome to attend
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