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Well worth a visit. Donation only, so don't panic. Beautiful wood work inside. Nice cameos in some... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Godalming, United Kingdom
Stafford Heritage

Lovely to see old parts of Stafford still in use. My 7year old granddaughter asked to visit it... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
Stafford, United Kingdom
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Greengate Street, Stafford ST16 2JA, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Well worth a visit. Donation only, so don't panic. Beautiful wood work inside. Nice cameos in some of the rooms depicting life from the past. A few exhibitions on some floors which were very interesting. Well worth an hour of you and the kids time.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank RON222014
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Lovely to see old parts of Stafford still in use. My 7year old granddaughter asked to visit it prior to going to the theatre. She was given a sheet of paper on which were certain things she had to locate in each room. This she...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank paulusjanet
Reviewed 6 November 2018

The house is free to enter, but you can make a donation if you wish. There are various rooms inside that reflect what the house was used for and looked like in different time periods e.g. during the civil war, Stuart, Victorian. There are also...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

This is a wonderful building which is worth a visit in itself. The display about the construction was clear and interesting. There seems to be no theme connecting the rooms and the displays are tired and need an update. I expect this is a result...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank olivercottages
Reviewed 20 October 2018

I was lucky enough to be the only one wandering around the house when I visited. A bit spooky on your own. I really like waxworks and furniture in the houses that I visit, as I don't have much imagination. The waxworks in the Ancient...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 15 October 2018

very scarey but authentic and interesting narrative from staff at the Museum, it was 2017 Halloween and I look forward to this years'. It was packed with people and very interactive for everyone.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Sandra190722
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

A delightful building on the outside and I think it is one of the oldest building in the high street in Stafford as the name suggests. Gift shop on the ground floor and upstairs exhibition /museum. Well worth a visit. All stairs to the upper...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

Great place when visiting Stafford. The museum is free, and lets take a look at what life was like centuries ago.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Brit2380
Reviewed 28 September 2018

Made an unplanned stop in Stafford and this place is a little gem, and free to go in. Helpful staff lovely displays, well worth a visit

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank eileenallen62
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Wonderful building with fascinating history. Has lots of events on all year round for the family. Story telling Murder Mystery events history of the Staffordshire Regiment and lots of goodies to purchase. Lots of steps to climb but worth the effort. Excellent knowledgeable staff. Worth...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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21 April 2018|
Response from paulusjanet | Reviewed this property |
Not as far as I know. Unfortunately not disabled friendly at all.
19 July 2017|
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Response from TheKaptain | Reviewed this property |
There may be trademan's entrance and lift at the back but not sure. There are issues for disabled customers wanting access to the fine period building.
9 October 2015|
Response from Sam_Seal |
There are several car parks nearby, on Broad St, Chell Rd and the Guildhall Centre. All are pay-for. There are disabled spaces on these car parks and it's best to read the terms - e.g. Broad St & Chell Rd the 1st 4 hours... More