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This museum is a must visit in our opinion as it really tells the Guernsey story during the... read more

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suechris2017
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Wow - what a gem!

Fantastic wee place to visit. Was a bit chilly inside, lack of movement didn't help - far too... read more

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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This museum is a must visit in our opinion as it really tells the Guernsey story during the war.Richard the owner is on hand to answer any questions you might have. It cost my wife and I £6 each and we were there nearly three...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Fantastic wee place to visit. Was a bit chilly inside, lack of movement didn't help - far too interesting to walk round quickly!! Having the two wee film clips helped enhance the whole experience. Just would have liked a bit more time, and perhaps to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Hidden away on a back road this is well worth a visit. Lots of interesting facts presented on the video presentations and backed up with lots of interesting items on display.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

What an interesting 2 hours so much history that I didn’t know, pleased to see a programme from the occupation featuring my father who ran the theatre during that time!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Peter C
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Most of the formal museums on the island close down at the end of November but this was open during the first week of December. I found it easy to get to, less than 10 minutes walk from the airport - down the hill, behind...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ActMan
Reviewed 9 November 2018

if you have a morning or afternoon, don't rush but take your time. Read, look, examine, then read some more. Explore the many rooms, garages, exhibits, memorabilia and letters. Some are so very personal and moving. Learn how families were torn apart. You'll leave knowing...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

This is one of the best museums I have visited, could easily spend hours here, the museum is quite a walk from the airport and poorly signposted but apart from that it's a really must see and certainly worth every penny of the £6

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank hurricaneman77
Reviewed 7 November 2018

If you want to know about what life was like in wartime Guernsey than this place is a must visit. Easy to find. Lots of heart warming tales and stories about realacts of brevery by local people

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank John C
Reviewed 6 November 2018

We were amazed...the museum is simply a must for anyone visiting Guersey. We could have spent hours taking it all in. Thanks for sharing this treasure!!!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank sdakota2016
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

I loved this place when I visited in the 1970s as a child. Now I am taking my own children on a bit of a memory trip of Guernsey. Visiting the museum is easy, buses to the airport stop close by, there is also a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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121heatherp
13 August 2017|
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Response from nickrashtead | Reviewed this property |
Google Guernsey buses they have a very good timetable- you can get to most places.
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bracklahouse
4 August 2017|
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Response from X3697FFwilliamb | Reviewed this property |
no there are steps but not a lot
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mkuboldi
16 May 2017|
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Response from cltboy | Reviewed this property |
no reservation required. you just need to check that it's open. I can't remember how much but I don't think it was more than £5. you could always email them
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