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North Lincolnshire Museum

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Best exhibition outside of London.

Extremely good museum, it's got alot of different parts to it and all is interesting to read and... read more

Reviewed yesterday
London, United Kingdom
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it was reight good

me my mam and me da went to sunny scunny on holiday from canada, and to be honest it was right sick... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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Oswald Road, Scunthorpe DN15 7BD, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Extremely good museum, it's got alot of different parts to it and all is interesting to read and observe. Definitely will go back,one of the best exhibitions I've seen in a while.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank wilbers89
Reviewed 6 days ago

me my mam and me da went to sunny scunny on holiday from canada, and to be honest it was right sick for £100 im coming back next year :D!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Victor F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited here just before Xmas. Loved the range of exhibits. Ran out of time before we ran out of things we wanted to look at. Will definitely go back and its free!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank TerryJ278
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have visited this museum many times since being a small child. I celebrate my 60th birthday this year! (2019) In this time I have seen many changes and I'm glad to say, it has just got better. Some of the displayed items have been...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Phillip G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have driven past the museum so many times and today we finally popped in. Free admission and parking so there is no real reason not to pop in. Great museum with well laid out collections. Great quality items on show with clear explanations what...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank FoodieFairey
Reviewed 15 November 2018 via mobile

Went to the museum with my boyfriend and his young son for something else to do all in all it’s a good hour or so out but would say it’s more for the older child rather than a young child it would be great for...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank soaps312
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Came upon this museum by chance one wet Saturday. Dropped in for a quick look and left 2 hours later. First no charge, donation if you want. Lovely run through different time zones. The 70's setting and music brought back my youth and I loved...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank marianharmer
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Took granddaughters for visit they loved it and want to go back again soon. They are doing a project at school and found loads of things to help them with it also brought back lots of memories for myself.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank elaineparkes1
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

An amazing visit to north Lincolnshire museum in Scunthorpe. We had children aged 8 and 6 years with us for their first visit and so much for them to enjoy. They made fairy gardens in the craft area, searched for hidden treasures, enjoyed all the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Julie H
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

I have been a regular visitor over he years but had not seen the recent refurbishments. They are fantastic. The museum has the most amazing Jurassic fossils and had now made them accessible to the youngest of visitors. These, together with the very interesting and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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