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Horwich Heritage Centre

Beaumont Road, Horwich, Bolton BL6 7BG, England
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Fills a gap

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

Reviewed 24 March 2018
Mikemkj
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Bury, United Kingdom
Boring, staffed by relics

This is not my scene, im not old enough it would seem to appreciate this.It was as if i was in a... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2017
Darren G
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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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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.

Thank Mikemkj
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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
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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
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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

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Reviewed 24 August 2016

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

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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

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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

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Reviewed 3 July 2016

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

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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 Angelspread
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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

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