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A make-do and mend Christmas victory

A really enjoyable and informative wartime experience at The Old Forge Wartime House in... read more

Reviewed 5 December 2018
900mikl
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Bapchild, United Kingdom
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Great little hidden place

This little house is accessed through a costume shop at the moment although this is closing so the... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2018
Claire F
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5 Dec 2018
“A make-do and mend Christmas victory”
2 Jun 2018
“Great little hidden place”
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Reviewed 5 December 2018 via mobile

A really enjoyable and informative wartime experience at The Old Forge Wartime House in Sittingbourne. We immediately stepped back in time to the 40's where we were greeted by enthusiastic living history reenactors who explained what life at Christmas would have been like at home...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

This little house is accessed through a costume shop at the moment although this is closing so the museum will expand. £4 per adult entry. It's open on the first Saturday of the month and each month has a theme. The staff are really helpful...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Claire F
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

My wife came across this location a while ago, but we into managed to visit this weekend. Deceptively located behind a costume shop, it feels like Mr Benn stepping into a new World that is of another, in all honesty, a nicer one. From wartime...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank StephenV524
Reviewed 19 March 2018

This is a hidden gem. It is open on the first Saturday of the month from March. It focuses on a different wartime topic every month. You enter via a shop called Character Costumes at 26 East Street. If you park in the free car...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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