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A glimpse into history

The exhibition depicting the importance of Africans in the East Riding and their role in the... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2018
Jane S
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Driffield, United Kingdom
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Enjoyed my afternoon in this lovely facility with helpful staff, although I could have got the info... read more

Reviewed 27 May 2018
cthecliffs
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The East Riding Treasure House is a heritage centre providing museum, library and archive facilities under one roof, plus access to the adjoining Edwardian exhibition spaces of the Beverley Art Gallery. The Treasure House tower provides splendid...more
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Champney Road, Beverley HU17 8HE, England
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Reviewed 7 June 2018

The exhibition depicting the importance of Africans in the East Riding and their role in the development of the area was really interesting, and at the opening we were treated to tasty refreshments. A pity more didn't come forward to tell their stories and those...More

Thank Jane S
Stephen L, Assistant Curator at East Riding Treasure House, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2018

Hello and thank you for taking the time to write a review. We're very pleased to hear you attended our opening to the Africans in Yorkshire exhibition. As you may know, this exhibition has been part of an ongoing project, and it has gained many...More

Reviewed 3 June 2018

I think the overall idea of combining the various civic functions and a café is great. Unfortunately, the café seems to be used extensively by ERYC staff who are holding their meetings there. This not only changes/destroys the ambience but some of the discussions are...More

Thank David S
Katy C, Libraries, Museums and Archives Marketing Officer at East Riding Treasure House, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2018

Many thanks for your review and for visiting the Treasure House. We are sorry you've found issues with the staff in the cafe. Staff are of course welcome to use the facilities as paying customers, but we do have a protocol in place to ensure...More

Reviewed 27 May 2018

Enjoyed my afternoon in this lovely facility with helpful staff, although I could have got the info from the computer at home.More

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Stephen L, Assistant Curator at East Riding Treasure House, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review the Treasure House. While it often is just as easy to get hold of info from a home computer, we hope that by coming in, you got a chance to chat to our staff about what you...More

Reviewed 7 May 2018

Interesting little museum located close to the tourist information centre. Not huge but there are some interesting exhibits.More

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Stephen L, Assistant Curator at East Riding Treasure House, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review the Treasure House. We're glad you had a look round! Hopefully you also took the time to look at our current temporary exhibitions in the corridor space and in the Art Gallery. We are quite a small...More

Reviewed 14 April 2018

A wonderful building holding the library art gallery , museum and now the Tourist Information Centre plus a small cafe. Always worth a visit as the displays are always being updated.The museum shows the history of the area with activities for the children. It is...More

Thank vickif265
Stephen L, Assistant Curator at East Riding Treasure House, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2018

Thank you for your review of the Treasure House. We're glad you found it so engaging. We usually have a new exhibition in both the Treasure House section and the Art gallery every 6-8 Weeks, so they are definitely always being updated! Happy to see...More

Reviewed 8 April 2018

Very helpful staff at TiC desk helped us to plan our week's holiday in East Riding. All under one roof, the small museum was worth visiting as was the art gallery which was currently showing a competition for local artists in various styles. Lots of...More

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Stephen L, Assistant Curator at East Riding Treasure House, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2018

Hello and thank you for taking the time to write a review of the Treasure House. We're glad that the Tourist Information desk sorted you out with you plans for you week. Also we're pleased you took the time to walk around the building and...More

Reviewed 2 March 2018

We visited the Treasure on our first full day in Beverley, we both really enjoyed reading about the history of The East Coast, very well put togetherMore

1  Thank Simon2545
Katy C, Public Relations Manager at East Riding Treasure House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Thank you very much for your review, we're very pleased you enjoyed visiting the Treasure House. Our new exhibition in the Gallery and exhibition area; 'Open Art' opened on Fri 2 March, so if you have time, do pop back and have a look! The...More

Reviewed 13 December 2017

Had never been here before although local to me. Hidden in side street I found the history of the building very interesting as told to me by a knowledgeable lady.More

1  Thank lesleym907
Stephen L, Assistant Curator at East Riding Treasure House, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2017

Hello and thank you for taking the time to write a review. Your description of how you found our building leads me to believe you may have visited Beverley Guildhall, and not the Treasure House. The Treasure House is on Champney Road, and quite a...More

Reviewed 21 November 2017

The top floor doesn't look very high, but gives the most amazing view over the entirety of Beverley. There's always an event or exhibition on, and is always worthwhile

1  Thank Charlotte L
Stephen L, Assistant Curator at East Riding Treasure House, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

Very pleased to hear you enjoyed the views from the top of the tower at the Treasure House. We hope you enjoyed the current exhibitions and will come back soon for another visit!

Reviewed 26 October 2017

This is a real asset in Beverley - library, art gallery, view point and cafe - all in an interesting building. But we go for the art gallery, especially to see the paintings by Fred Elwell and his wife Mary. Sometimes there are interesting exhibitions...More

1  Thank TheLesserMerlin
Stephen L, Assistant Curator at East Riding Treasure House, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Thank for taking the time to review us on Trip Advisor. We're very pleased to hear that you appreciate our Elwell collection. We're quite proud of them ourselves! We do hope you will continue to visit us and enjoy the collection. Hopefully some of our...More

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I am pleased to confirm that Beverley Library opening hours will not be changing on the 1st July. We conducted a two stage consultation with our customers in 2016, proposing various options to save money. Over 7000... More
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Our normal opening days and times are: Monday: 9:30am - 5:00pm Tuesday: 9:30 am - 8:00pm Wednesday: 9:30am - 5:00pm Thursday: 9:30 am - 8:00pm Friday: 9:30am - 5:00pm Saturday: 9:0am - 4:00pm Sunday: Closed The Cafe is open... More
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