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Town Head Barn

Cove Road, Malham, Yorkshire Dales National Park, England
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This is a Yorkshire Barn which has been preserved as a small exhibition area. Lovely place to look... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2018
MaryD0dd
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Malmesbury, United Kingdom
Flying visit on the way to Malham Cove

We popped into this free National Trust site as it caught our eye on our way to the cove. It is... read more

Reviewed 21 April 2018
raiya84
via mobile
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“free entry” (4 reviews)
“malham cove” (11 reviews)
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Cove Road, Malham, Yorkshire Dales National Park, England
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

This is a Yorkshire Barn which has been preserved as a small exhibition area. Lovely place to look around, especially with children.

Thank MaryD0dd
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Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

We popped into this free National Trust site as it caught our eye on our way to the cove. It is very well kept with good information about the building and the various purposes of the different parts, e.g. owl holes were kept to encourage...More

Thank raiya84
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Reviewed 14 April 2018

It's a barn you walk past on the Malham Cove walk, free to enter, with a few display boards by the National Trust. Our family was in and out in about 5 minutes!

Thank scotties00
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Reviewed 23 September 2017

A couple of rooms in the restored barn full of exhibits that show and explain how they were built/used in the old days. Plenty of old agricultural tools too.

Thank GreyFamily
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Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Free entry 2 rooms History of the barn, why you have holes in a barn, some tools hung up. Not a lot to say but, kids may enjoy it. Looking g inside buildings may add an extra 20mins on your walk away from the x-box...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2017

A free site which provides an interesting introduction to the local area, helps you understand how the landscape developed.

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Reviewed 11 July 2017

Town Head Barn offers an interesting insight into the history and use of this building over the years. It's deceptive, as from the outside it's an old small barn with little character but take time to step inside and read about its history and it...More

Thank Pete C
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Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Informative and easily accessible . Wouldn't go out of the way to visit but worth calling in of you are off to Malham cove. Its a good place to shelter from the rain or sun and learn something of local agriculture, bird life in the...More

Thank AnnieTre
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Reviewed 13 June 2017

Stopped off on a walk round Malham - interesting displays on the local farming although the barn is not very big.

Thank Catherine T
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Reviewed 12 June 2017

I have been passed many times over a number of years and never looked in here until this year. My seniors and myself popped in to have a look. We were surprised to find it very interesting, informative and well set out

Thank June W
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