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Avoncroft Museum Of Historic Buildings

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a lovely place, fun to remember things we had forgotten, showed the little ones how to use a dial... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
heather7dee
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Bromsgrove, United Kingdom
Family day out

We enjoyed our day out, we loved the nostalgia. Steve (Buzby) in the telephone exchange gave us... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
LynandMegan2014
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West Midlands, United Kingdom
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An open-air museum of 30 rescued historic buildings which have been dismantled and moved from around the counties of the West Midlands to prevent their destruction. Set in 19 acres of attractive parkland these buildings show how the people of the...more
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Redditch Road | Stoke Heath, Bromsgrove B60 4JR, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

a lovely place, fun to remember things we had forgotten, showed the little ones how to use a dial phone!!

Thank heather7dee
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed our day out, we loved the nostalgia. Steve (Buzby) in the telephone exchange gave us lots of information. Our daughter and her friend especially enjoyed the working telephone boxes and seeing the first mobile phone. We had lunch in the Edwardian tea room....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited the museum mainly because I wanted to see Danzey Green Post Mill (a rare Midlands type of mill) and the unique collection that includes all types of official Post Office phone box. But there is so much more - half-timbered houses, a church,...More

Thank Numismatist
Reviewed 1 week ago

I hadn't been to Avoncroft for any years, its definitely worth a visit Lots to see and once a month as long as there is some wind the windmill turns Nice cafe, good prices I got my ticket on groupon for £6 so good value

Thank PamY_11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Interesting historical buildings, plenty to see. All types of buildings from lavatories to timber framed houses, from barns to windmills. The site is a good size for a full day out. I should imagine that you could spend the day with a picnic as there...More

Thank Frankie146
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have been several times - very interesting place if people are interested in a bygone age - Jousting tournament fun to watch - lots of space for the kids to run about

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great to step back in time to see all the restored buildings, the kids were amazed at old phone boxes & Tardis

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went there for the day because they are dog friendly. It was a great way to spend a few hours and learn about old buildings. It was only the windmill and tearooms that the dogs couldn't go in. We were able to anchor the...More

Thank 123AlexBee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was not expecting to be impressed by a few old buildings bought together in a field, but it was a really well presented collection. The staff/ volunteers were very keen and engaging. Personally I loved the historic telephone box collection, some of which you...More

1  Thank cjgr52
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I cannot recommend this museum enough, it is truly a wonderful place with some exquisite pieces of real historical significance. It is a fantastic day out for family's and for anyone interested in the buildings. The telephone box exhibition was fascinating as well, they have...More

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Sue O
10 April 2018|
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Response from Simon_R_L_Carter | Property representative |
Dear Sue, Here are our standard admission prices: We are currently open Tues to Sunday, 10.30am to 5pm. Adult – £11.00* Senior – £9.90* Child (5+) – £6.60* Student – £6.60* Family ticket – £33.00* Under 5s – Free *The... More
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Response from MalViDroitwichWorcs | Reviewed this property |
Sorry unable to help havn't done any of the courses they have on offer throughout the year
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My friend from work has done this, and won’t stop going on about it. To the point where I’m going to sign myself up. From what he says he had a smashing time, and learnt a lot.
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