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Fabulously Interesting Museum

This is my 2nd visit to this museum. I absolutely love it. It’s choc full of tv and radio... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2018
Bethan W
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Cardiff, Australia
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Great little museum. Loved looking at all the exhibits, looking for the toys I had and really... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2018
vickieboouk
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Moreton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

First impression is that it’s small and not all that. Imagine my surprise when we entered one of the best developed interesting and well arranged museums I’ve ever been to. With themed rooms and walkways dedicated to toys and memrobelia to to suit all tastes,...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Ian T
Reviewed 3 November 2018

Visited this museum, sorry let me change that, collection of old tat. After paying a ridiculous amount to get in, we were ushered to this old out house. As soon as you opened the old door you were met with an awful damp smell. As...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank vaughanwaites
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Visited today and was really sad at what we found. The lady greeting us was very nice but the museum was not. The collection is housed in a freezing cold shed and very very cluttered, and not very clean. Sadly the radios, tv's etc are...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

This is my 2nd visit to this museum. I absolutely love it. It’s choc full of tv and radio memorabilia from the 1950’s onwards. It also has loads of old radios and telly sets on display. Being a child of the 70’s I was very...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Bethan W
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Come for a cup of tea and had cream tea the Scones are amazing the staff are lovely such a big place.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 473sophiea
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

So much to see and talk about! Super collection of memorabilia, vintage tvs and radios. Brilliant afternoon. Lovely family run museum with the added bonus of rather scummy cakes.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Stitchwitch13
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Right in the middle of a town you have never heard of, you come across this little gem. It's a B&B, it's a decent Tea Room, Its a little shop crammed with memorabilia. And an almost never ending museum containing a memory for everyone for...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank TeesideNorthandsouth
Reviewed 22 August 2018

We were looking forward to the SCI Fi exhibition which was nothing more than a cramped room with a few poor exhibits. 'Museum' is jam packed with memorabilia which would be great if you wanted a walk down memory lane for 1/2 hour in someone...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank SKenny70
Reviewed 19 August 2018

Great little museum. Loved looking at all the exhibits, looking for the toys I had and really wished I had!. Price was a bit high but you could spend hours looking at everything there is to see if you didn't mind the cramped conditions or...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank vickieboouk
Reviewed 27 July 2018

We came upon this little gem of a museum on a leaflet in our cottage and decided to give it a go. It is in the stunningly beautiful village of Montacute. From the outside it looked tiny and not very promising but once you purchase...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Barkers70
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Hi Our address is 1, South St, Montacute, Somerset TA15 6XD. We are next open for February half term from Sat 11th to Sun 19th February, then we are closed & re-open for the Easter school holidays from Sat 1st to Mon 17th... More
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