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Kirkleatham Museum

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Redcar TS10 5NW, England
+44 1642 479500
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Enjoyable half day visit

We had a very nice trip to the museum today to see the Lego exhibition mainly. It was interesting... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2016
York, United Kingdom
A great half day visit for kids

The extended and remodelled children's outdoor play area has been attracting visitors in droves... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2016
Steve M
Redcar, United Kingdom
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Redcar TS10 5NW, England
+44 1642 479500
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Reviewed 7 May 2016

We had a very nice trip to the museum today to see the Lego exhibition mainly. It was interesting and we spent about an hour looking at the models. I thought it was ok price wise at £8.50 for 2 adults and 1 child, wouldn't...More

4  Thank TheHappyCamper1941
Reviewed 6 May 2016

The extended and remodelled children's outdoor play area has been attracting visitors in droves. The exhibitions in the museum galleries change every month or two and there are permanent displays that illustrate a number of local history & heritage topics including the fabulous 'Saxon Princess'...More

2  Thank Steve M
Reviewed 4 May 2016

Beautiful grounds to walk at leisure. Central area toilets available. The museum building is very attractive with many original features which are highlighted. Exhibits change regularly. Some museums overwhelm me , with overfill not so here. Today I enjoyed the Saxon jewelry exhibits, the saltburn...More

2  Thank Beryl W
Reviewed 2 May 2016

Good local museum with relevant information about our area with a good selection of memorabilia; task hunts for the kids.

2  Thank PhilSilvers
Reviewed 25 April 2016

A cheap family day out, there's always a trail hidden around the museum to keep the children interested. Friendly staff and a lovely cafe opposite.

2  Thank Helen R
Reviewed 23 April 2016

We visited Kirkleatham museum after spending time at the Owl Centre; it's free to enter, and we don't drive so we wanted to make the most of our day out. Things looked promising as we entered - the foyer was bright and airy, and looked...More

1  Thank WhereRedWentNext
Reviewed 14 April 2016

We visited this museum today. It has a great mix of exhibitions, the history of Kirkleatham was very interesting and the current Saxon Princess exhibition enlightening ... even for a five year old! It was warm, which is a big plus on a cold afternoon,...More

2  Thank Smartpro
Reviewed 9 April 2016

I live locally to the Museum and until today I had never been, I was fascinated by the presentation and the authenticity when it comes to depicting the history of the North East of England. I am from the west Riding of Yorkshire and came...More

2  Thank Anthony G
Reviewed 2 April 2016

This historic museum has a modern ourlook, with wonderfully used spaces to exhibit all manner of displays to their best effect. A splendid cafe and wonderful play area for the most energetic child! Very easy to find with lots of parking and disabled access this...More

2  Thank JanLedbury
Reviewed 16 March 2016

Kirkleatham Museum is a good local attraction. There are always exhibitions, photography, paintings, long term historical ones (good for adults and children who are learning about subjects of historical interest at school. There is a good shop with a variety of items for sale. They...More

2  Thank Jean M
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closed on mondays and 10-4 reat of the week