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David Coulthard Museum

| Ashland, Twynholm DG6 4NP, Scotland
+44 1557 860608
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Great little place

Much improved museum since the move to the Cocoabean site. Loved the screened interview of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Ashley S
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Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
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wow how fabulous kept daddy happy whilstvisitng the cocoa bean factory

was fabulous to see all the history and cars. kept daddy happy after daughter had been to the cocoa... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2018
AET092014
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Southport, United Kingdom
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| Ashland, Twynholm DG6 4NP, Scotland
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+44 1557 860608
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Much improved museum since the move to the Cocoabean site. Loved the screened interview of David but it would be better located nearer the entrance as you can hardly hear it when the simulator is on. Loads of memorabilia to look at but the lighting...More

1  Thank Ashley S
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Reviewed 17 April 2018

was fabulous to see all the history and cars. kept daddy happy after daughter had been to the cocoa bean factory and playcentre

Thank AET092014
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Reviewed 7 April 2018

They have packed much memorabilia into a small space. Very interesting visit. The simulators are not much more than video arcade ones.

Thank Robyn R
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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Visited whilst wife and daughter were at excellent cocoa bean factory next door. Not sure about price issues as I was charged £4. Very small museum but has a good 10 interesting cars and lots of memorabilia. Good rolling audio visual interview with DC. Had...More

Thank Hill_family_uk
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Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

My husband and I thought this would be interesting to visit and my husband really wanted to try the simulator. We took the 30 minute journey from where we were staying to the museum and on arriving at 1300, found it to be closed. At...More

Thank hargno1
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Reviewed 20 September 2017

was told open daily. turned up on a Monday to find only open sat. Sunday. very disappointed . Will get to look round one day

1  Thank N Smifffy
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Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

£6 per adult to walk around a small room containing a few cars which kids aren't even allowed to sit in. Lots of trophies and helmets to look at but struggled to spend more than 10 minutes in this place. The driving simulator is basically...More

1  Thank zacg2010
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Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

I'd visited the former site of this museum when it was in the middle of the village. This was many years ago. Now it's relocated to the Cocoa Bean site and that's been a smart move in terms of parking, space and and ability to...More

1  Thank Clachangirl
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Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

My partner & son went in more so for the simulator advertised outside. Adult - £6 Child - £4 Only 3/4 of David's old racing cars & memorabilia from his career. The 'simulator' was an old car with tv screens round it not a proper...More

4  Thank Amie M
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Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

My only criticism of this place is the complete lack of advertising and signage. I spoke to two couples on going back to caravan park in Garlieston neither of whom had heard of it but would be visiting following day Rant over Follow the Cocoa...More

Thank Solobay
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Marleina123
4 February 2017|
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Response from christopherjd D | Reviewed this property |
Hi , sorry for dealy in replying , it was certainly open on a sunday when we visited, perhaps bedt to check web site , if you go I hope you enjoy it
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Response from Golfie1969 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, the museum is now located next to the cocoa bean chocolate factory, Twynholm. This is the address to look under, regards Wendy
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