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Doncaster Museum and Art Gallery

Chequer Road, Doncaster DN1 2AE, England
+44 1302 734293
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Unexpectedly Eclectic

Wide range of exhibits that will keep most people interested for at least a couple of hours. Must... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Steveh242424
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
Sweet Little Museum

This free museum had quite a lot inside given it's small appearance from outside. I liked the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Chequer Road, Doncaster DN1 2AE, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wide range of exhibits that will keep most people interested for at least a couple of hours. Must surely be one of the best museums in towns of this size.

Thank Steveh242424
Neil M, Manager at Doncaster Museum and Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Steveh242424, Many thanks for your kind comments, and we are really pleased to hear that you enjoyed visiting Doncaster Museum & Art Gallery.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This free museum had quite a lot inside given it's small appearance from outside. I liked the variety of exhibitions on wildlife, war and railways. The art exhibition upstairs was pleasant to look around too. The museum is very visual/text orientated, so it may be...More

Thank B S
Neil M, Manager at Doncaster Museum and Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear B S, Many thanks for your review and we are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit to Doncaster Museum & Art Gallery. If you have any thoughts about how we could make to displays more interesting for younger children then we would...More

Reviewed 23 September 2017

Spent a nice coupe of hours looking round this museum. Good disabled access to ground floor and a lift (all be a goods lift - but what does that matter!) to the upper floor.

Thank PEW1957
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We first took our granddaughter here at Easter, but she was frightened by the stuffed bear at the entrance, which roared every time anyone moved near it. After some reassurance she continued and enjoyed her visit. We were quite surprised when she asked to go...More

Thank lidibus
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Went here with my nearly 5 year old and wasn't sure what to expect - we loved it! Such an eclectic collection of old cars, train stuff, a gyrocopter, stuffed animals, mining stuff, geology and even some ubiquitous Roman coins and pots. But it was...More

Thank Karen S
Neil M, Manager at Doncaster Museum and Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

Dear Karen S, We are absolutely delighted to hear that you enjoyed your visit to Doncaster Museum & Art Gallery so much, and also that your son enjoyed our Podules exhibition. There is a regular changing exhibition programme at the Museum, so there is always...More

Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

We visited here as a school trip and had a fabulous, informative visit. There was a bit of a mix up to begin with, it turned out that we weren't actually booked in, school had messed up and hadn't confirmed our visit. There were other...More

1  Thank cazbatt
Neil M, General Manager at Doncaster Museum and Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2017

Dear cazbatt, Thank you so much for your kind comments. It is nice to hear such wonderful feedback. It is important to the Education Team that our Museum is accessible for all children, and is somewhere that they are excited to visit. We are glad...More

Reviewed 15 May 2017

Went to take my daughter round the exhibits, she loved every minute of the time we were there. Lots of interactive exhibits

Thank David C
Neil M, Manager at Doncaster Museum and Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2017

Dear David C, We are so pleased to learn that you and your daughter enjoyed your visit to Doncaster Museum & Art Gallery, and we really hope that you will be back soon.

Reviewed 27 April 2017

Visited the Museum for a talk on Doncaster Police 1900 to 1968. Had a look round the museum which I haven't been in since 30 years ago. we were well impressed with the exhibits on show for a taster to return for a lengthy visit...More

Thank jenkodonny
Neil M, Manager at Doncaster Museum and Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2017

Dear jenkdonny, We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your visit to Doncaster Museum & Art gallery so much, and that you are planning to return again in the near future. We are also pleased to hear that you enjoyed the talk, which was...More

Reviewed 14 April 2017

Been here several times with the wife and children ,very educational military section as well as a lot of local information too.

Thank honestopinion122
Neil M, Manager at Doncaster Museum and Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2017

Dear honestopinion122, We are really pleased to hear that you enjoy your visits to the Museum & Art Gallery so much, and find it so informative. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Kids enjoyed their visit here and good thing we passed by before heading to our hotel..you will all different crafts and all sorts that remind the olden times..

Thank rhutgger
Neil M, Manager at Doncaster Museum and Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2017

Dear rhutgger, Thanks for the great review, and was are pleased to hear that you and the kids enjoyed your visit. We hope to see you again soon.

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Dani M
10 November 2017|
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Response from Neil M | Property representative |
Dear Dani M, we are sorry to hear that the handle broke off the sword. If you would like to return it to the Museum we will replace it with a new one, or give you a complete refund. If you would like to contact anyone about... More
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Helen W
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Response from Neil M | Property representative |
Sorry we have taken a long time to reply, but our opening hours are Wednesday to Friday 10am - 4.30pm. Saturday and Sunday 10.30am to 4.15pm
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