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Bodmin Town Museum

Mount Folly, Bodmin PL31 2DB, England
+44 1208 77067
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Free entry to a small, three room eclectic mix of Bodmin related displays. Actually, take a slower... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2018
Bryan J
via mobile
Free, small but informative museum.

Just pop in and take a look around, you shouldn't be disappointed. Yes it's quite small, but it... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2017
SteveD27
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Free entry to a small, three room eclectic mix of Bodmin related displays. Actually, take a slower pace and you find some interesting trinkets and facts on display. Currently (April 18) running a competition for U16s to find answers to a question sheet to win...More

Thank Bryan J
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Reviewed 19 September 2017

Just pop in and take a look around, you shouldn't be disappointed. Yes it's quite small, but it packs a lot of information in, so definitely worth your time. The ladies working there are very friendly too. We hadn't planned on visiting, but as we...More

Thank SteveD27
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Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

We were welcomed by a man when we went in who handed us an information leaflet and explained how to view the exhibitions starting just inside the door and following the natural walk way. The exhibition was very informative covering early years in the town...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

We were in bodmin after a visit to the jail, we decided to look in on the nearby tourist information (it also happens to have free toilets). On the way out we noticed the sign for this little museum, which was free to enter, however...More

Thank Jet C
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Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Was a small museum but fantastic fork ids and so much information was available. Staff were amazing to excellent customer service. Definitely worth a visit

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Reviewed 20 August 2017

this is a small museum but don't let the size put you off, it is really interesting and the staff very helpful and knowledgeable, plenty to see and very interesting also it is free which of course is a bonus. We stumbled upon it by...More

Thank lynne k
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Reviewed 7 August 2017

An ok museum, though neither of us were overly impressed, we spent about 45 minutes looking around, and probably saw 4 or 5 other people looking around.

Thank Mick A
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Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Recently visited this small museum - and would recommend a visit - on the day we visited we were warmly welcomed and the museum layout was clearly and concisely explained to us by the gentlemen at the entrance. The clearest museum displays were those which...More

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Reviewed 16 July 2017

I think it is amazing that they have crammed so much in a small area. The married couple on the front desk were friendly and informative. If you take the time to read and look at everything you could easily spend an hour there and...More

Thank LadyFranklyn
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Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Small museum by the court experience. Well worth a visit with some good displays and information on bodmin and the surrounding area.

Thank Richard2369
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lucilou123Portsmouth
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Response from PETER T | Reviewed this property |
Not too sure but would say it should be ok
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