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Stevenage Museum

St. Georges Way | Underneath St. Andrew and St. George's church, Stevenage SG1 1XX, England
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Nice Little Museum

Great to learn about local history. Very much enjoyed it here, as did all the family. Top marks... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
DaveSanderson3
I like the museum

It's a nice place to visit, especially if you have family. Some great bits of history here. Is a... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2018
samanthaholloway
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Stevenage, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great to learn about local history. Very much enjoyed it here, as did all the family. Top marks from the Sandersons!

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Reviewed 12 April 2018

It's a nice place to visit, especially if you have family. Some great bits of history here. Is a little small though.

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Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Such a mixture of reviews on here and rightly so. There seems to be no information about the town since the 1980s. Really missing a trick there. So much in every display case. Would prefer there to be more specific history to the town rather...More

Thank Luke R
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Reviewed 26 February 2018

Reading reviews before we visited, we thought a visit would take an hour or so. The reality is that this physically small museum is packed with fascinating exhibits and you could spend many hours here. With the focus entirely on Stevenage, from the earliest settlement...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Took the grandkids to the museum during the summer holidays. There was lots of activities for them to do and see. The staff are polite helpful and pleasant. The prices for gifts are a little high, but then where isn't? For a small museum there...More

1  Thank Vic W
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Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

I love this museum, I love reading about the town's history and watching the films they've made. I'm a childminder and I always try and take the children here during the school holidays, they love being able to potter around and being able to really...More

Thank Mumthenut
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Reviewed 11 August 2017

This is a small museum mainly devoted to the development of Stevenage from ancient to present times, It is filled with locally found articles and items of interest depicting the areas past. The exhibits are placed in settings i.e. kitchen of house in 50's with...More

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Reviewed 11 August 2017

Great forkids & adults to learn about the Town of stevenage & its History, & for the children to take parts in craft activities (charges apply of £3 for the crafts but free to get in). Staff are great & it is registered as a...More

1  Thank Heidi O
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Reviewed 4 August 2017

Having moved to the area recently was somewhat pleased to discover Stevenage had its own museum.The museum is open on Thursday Friday and Saturday , once inside, the museum charts the history of the area back to the roman era. The vast majority of the...More

1  Thank Roger A
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Reviewed 23 June 2017

Pleasant welcome from staff at reception, and fairly easy to find the main display area. However the first thing in there was about the 1980s, and I found it very confusing to work out where to start looking. A diagram by the entrance would have...More

Thank James G
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