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Amberley Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 - 16:30
Open today: 10:00 - 16:30
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An amazing place to visit

This 'museum' is an excellent place to visit, they have a vast array of displays and attractions... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
TheStarofWoo
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Langport, United Kingdom
Excellent in every way.

Thank you all for a truly excellent day out. Amberley have got everything spot on in my opinion... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
jamesefunnell
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East Sussex, United Kingdom
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Located in the heart of the South Downs national park, our museum is dedicated to preserving the industrial heritage of the South East. With 36 acres to explore and over 40 exhibits to visit, you can discover the South’s working past. Exhibits...more
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New Barn Road, Amberley BN18 9LT, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This 'museum' is an excellent place to visit, they have a vast array of displays and attractions from the set of a scene from 007s 'A View to a Kill, to a Barber Greene and Steam Roller, not to mention a real cement lorry! The...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thank you all for a truly excellent day out. Amberley have got everything spot on in my opinion. We spent just over 5 hours here but could have easily stayed for longer. We arrived around 10am and had no trouble parking. An absolute bargain entry...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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AmberleyMuseum, Public Relations Manager at Amberley Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello, and thank you for such a lovely review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your visit to our Museum, and I will pass your lovely comments on to our volunteers. Kind regards.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were excited to go to a local museum, somewhere we were meaning to go to for a long time HOWEVER our experience was pretty poor ! It was half term so there were lots of families there but very few volunteers to show off...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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AmberleyMuseum, Public Relations Manager at Amberley Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, thank you for taking time to review our Museum. I am a little surprised by your review, and interested to know which day you visited us. We have a narrow gauge train and bus to ride around our site, and many interactive displays. Children...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The museum is a wonderful collection of industrial heritage in a beautiful setting. The buildings are fantastic (if you like old buildings), the crafts and industries being demonstrated and described are fascinating and there is plenty to occupy a good few hours. Refreshments are available...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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AmberleyMuseum, Public Relations Manager at Amberley Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review our Museum. We are pleased you enjoyed your visit. Kind regards

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice place with lots of interesting things to look at. Lots of activities for my boys (4 & 7) to do.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank James C
AmberleyMuseum, Public Relations Manager at Amberley Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review our Museum. Kind regards

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My 10 and 6 year olds both loved this fantastic museum, especially the BT communications exhibit and the electricity hall. Such a pleasure to have hands on things all working and very few 'do not touch' signs. The woodturning volunteers were really great with the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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AmberleyMuseum, Public Relations Manager at Amberley Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review our Museum. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your visit to us. There is so much to see at our Museum, but there is something for all ages. Kind regards

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely day it with our 3 year old grandson. We hadn’t been at the museum since our children were young. It still had the magic to entertain youngsters as well as us oldies.

Date of experience: February 2019
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AmberleyMuseum, Public Relations Manager at Amberley Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, thank you for your review. We are so pleased you all enjoyed your day out at our Museum. Kind regards

Reviewed 26 January 2019

Full of mechanical things from history to see. Old vehicles, printing presses, radios and other things to bring back memories. But, be prepared to walk!More

Date of experience: August 2018
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AmberleyMuseum, Public Relations Manager at Amberley Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review our Museum. We are pleased you enjoyed your visit. We are located in a 36 acre of chalk quarry, so there is lots of space to take a walk, even on our nature trail. We also have...More

Reviewed 5 January 2019

I came here on a coach holiday for a long weekend. We stopped off here en route to Kent. Lovely things to see including the trip on the little railway and back. A lot of the things were probably more interesting for men and boys....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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AmberleyMuseum, Public Relations Manager at Amberley Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to review our Museum. We are so pleased you enjoyed your visit. Kind regards

Reviewed 16 December 2018 via mobile

I visited here with my brother after taking a train over and a short, convenient walk from the station. The entrance fee was for a special Christmas period, £10 for an adult which isn't the cheapest I've seen. The lady who served us at the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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AmberleyMuseum, Public Relations Manager at Amberley Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 17 December 2018

Hello, thank you for taking the time to review our Museum. Our Museum is a registered charity and not for profit organisation, Throughout our main open season we offer many events to cater for all different groups of people. Our Christmas event weekends are mainly...More

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Mytravels788
10 January 2019|
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Response from Valerie S | Reviewed this property |
Hello, Yes there is Parking. No problem at all.
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Geoff D
21 March 2018|
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Response from AmberleyMuseum | Property representative |
Most of our events are hosted on a weekend. We do not have any event planned on the Friday 22nd June, but on the Sat 23rd and Sun 24th June it is our Emergency Services Weekend. The museum itself has plenty to see on a... More
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Wendy1305
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Response from balmoraljames | Reviewed this property |
Hi It's all included there are no extras at the museum.
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