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Small in size, gigantic in information

I went for some particular information but ended up browsing. They have some lovely displays and... read more

Reviewed 15 February 2017
Barry M
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Bolton, United Kingdom
A trip down memory lane

I grew up in Horwich and visited this centre on a recent visit. I can't recommend it highly enough... read more

Reviewed 14 January 2017
barry86
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
24 Mar 2018
“Fills a gap”
8 Nov 2017
“Boring, staffed by relics”
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Beaumont Road, Horwich, Bolton BL6 7BG, England
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Reviewed 24 March 2018

Basic and accurate experience for all the family as we travel back down to yesteryear. Good agricultural history.

1  Thank Mikemkj
Reviewed 8 November 2017

This is not my scene, im not old enough it would seem to appreciate this.It was as if i was in a time wharp. I think there was people in there who got what they was looking for. I was looking for simple, quick info,...More

Thank Darren G
Reviewed 15 February 2017

I went for some particular information but ended up browsing. They have some lovely displays and very friendly staff who if they don't know the answer, know a man who does.

Thank Barry M
Reviewed 14 January 2017

I grew up in Horwich and visited this centre on a recent visit. I can't recommend it highly enough, the small room was filled with exhibits of Horwich and surrounding areas. The enthusiastic volunteers were a delight to listen to as we moved around the...More

Thank barry86
Reviewed 24 August 2016

The Heritage centre offers real help with local expertise and genuine local artefact's with knowledge from the volunteer staff.

Thank Gerry M
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Whatever they have on at the centre they put their heart and soul in to making it a success always reliable

Thank BlackrodWeaver
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Any one interested in the history and the story of Horwich and the involvement of the railway in building up the area should visit here

Thank Karasouli
Reviewed 3 July 2016

Very much a central part of the local community and has interesting displays of local culture and history, friendly place.

Thank Paul_Lancs
Reviewed 21 April 2016

I visited here with my son (on his recommendation). It is only tiny but it is packed with lots of interesting artefacts and information. A lovely way to spend a peaceful hour.

Thank Kirsty S
Reviewed 11 December 2015

Horwich heritage centre off Beaumont road is a real gem of a place, it has lots of local information with pictures and items of old from the old now defunct rail works and from Horwich , it also has very interesting talks by various people...More

1  Thank jim N
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