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Brandon Heritage Centre

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its ok if you enjoy this sort of thing , not something I enjoyed but taking grandchildren that are... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2015
deb2163
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Brandon, United Kingdom
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Anyone keen on history will find this interesting. Not too big a venue an old fire... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2015
lesley512
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Brandon, United Kingdom
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3 days ago
“Dull”
12 Nov 2018
“Really interesting local museum.”
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In the beginning … Brandon is full of history. Probably most famous of all is the Brandon people’s relationship with the environment around the town, namely flints and fur. More so in Brandon than any other town. So it made sense to have a central...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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George Street | Free parking opposite the centre, Brandon IP27 0BX, England
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+44 7732 997521
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The Centre is dull and unremarkable. So from that view, it accurately reflects the town, unfortunately. ☹️

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Clare R
Reviewed 12 November 2018

Really interesting little museum. Lots of local history and displays all recently updated. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank DudleyF
Reviewed 14 October 2015

its ok if you enjoy this sort of thing , not something I enjoyed but taking grandchildren that are interested in this sort of thing is ok .

Date of experience: November 2014
Thank deb2163
Reviewed 30 July 2015

Anyone keen on history will find this interesting. Not too big a venue an old fire station! Displays change periodically. Car parking opposite.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank lesley512
Reviewed 6 March 2014 via mobile

This museum is run by volunteers, and is in the old fire station it has very interesting facts about Brandon's history. Lots of old photos and artefacts. Worth a visit if your interested in a towns history.. The review about parking is false as parking...More

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Reviewed 5 November 2012

At one time Brandon was the major British center for fur trade and Britains gun flint industry; you can see flint used on many of the buildings and walls around town. If you go down High Street, stop at the tourist information center and they...More

Date of experience: September 2012
1  Thank hpycappy
Reviewed 27 May 2012

It;'s housed in what seems to be a house tucked on the one way system in to Brandon. Said to tell the story of the flitknappers and the area but don;t bother

Date of experience: April 2012
Thank sussexite
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