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Tewkesbury Heritage & Visitor Centre

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Friendly and helpful service

We only popped in for some local information and a map but the ladies in the information centre... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
Anita S
London, United Kingdom
Small but informative

Quite a short trip round this wonderful old building. Lots of interactive bits and pieces for the... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2018
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
via mobile
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  • Terrible3%
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Church Street, Tewkesbury GL20 5AB, England
+44 1684 855040
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Reviewed 1 December 2018

We visited on a Friday and purchased the heritage walks leaflet from the very disinterested staff member. We spent some time in the shop while she pretty much ignored us. She could have easily understood we were new to Tewkesbury and had every opportunity to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kate N
Reviewed 7 November 2018

We only popped in for some local information and a map but the ladies in the information centre couldn't have been more helpful, charming and entertaining. What a wonderful asset to a beautiful small town!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Anita S
Reviewed 28 October 2018

We wanted to visit The Heritage Centre as part of a full day out in Tewkesbury. The lady in the visitor centre was very helpful but I cannot rate this any higher than average as the main part was closed.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Paul B
Reviewed 6 October 2018

The access statement on the website says that "We have 2 lifts in the building, so that visitors can access both the first and second floors". But it doesn't tell you that the lifts can only be used if more than one staff volunteer is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank msbucks2015
Reviewed 4 October 2018

We received good advice on local attractions and eating places. Service was friendly and accommodating.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Rowley51
Reviewed 4 September 2018

Well laid out, loads of information, and a fascinating old building to look around. Hope that it is able to stay open. Easy to miss it, it does not stand out - some more signage in the town would help to direct visitors to this...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Adrian A
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Quite a short trip round this wonderful old building. Lots of interactive bits and pieces for the kids to get into. Loved reading about the battle!

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 18 October 2017

Excellent exhibition explaining the history of the town including the eponymous battle of the Wars of the Roses fought just a short distance away. It puts the other historical parts of the town into context.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 5 October 2017

Worth a look, especially if you've already popped into the Tourist Information Centre on the ground floor (excellent, helpful staff here).. It's geared towards school groups but still of interest to adults.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank annabel357
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Very Good and nice stuff in the shop, once again no cost to enter and plenty to see and buy. Staff are informative and helpful

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Dave G
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