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Rugby School & Museum
Ranked #2 of 18 things to do in Rugby
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: This guided walking tour around Rugby School includes the School Museum, The Close, Chapel and other points of historical interest. Our museum houses many fascinating artifacts, including the first written rules of Rugby Football and examples of early balls and caps. See 'The Close' where the game began, The Old Quad where Tom Brown played, and walk in the footsteps of Lewis Carroll. There are many examples of William Butterfield's stunning architecture. Drop in tours run most Saturdays at 2pm. Groups at other times by arrangement.
Rugby, United Kingdom
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121 reviews
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“Nice tour to have...”
Reviewed 28 May 2013

Very interesting to hear about the history and visit the buildings. It is amazing to see some of the classes that remained the same for such a long time.

Visited September 2012
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Sydney, Australia
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“Well worth a visit”
Reviewed 24 May 2013

Small but full of information regarding the history of Rugby Union/League. Rugby is a historic town and well worth a visit although parts of the shopping area are showing signs of Britains economic downturn

Visited May 2013
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