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Lovely small museum run by local volunteers who make you feel really welcome. Have been before but... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2018
Fascinating, museum and warm welcome!

The Whimple Heritage Centre is a really professional and interesting place. Set in the heart of a... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2014
Reading, Berkshire
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15 Aug 2018
“Local gem”
8 Oct 2014
“Fascinating, museum and warm welcome!”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Lockyers Linhay Church Road, Whimple EX5 2TA, England
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Reviewed 15 August 2018

Lovely small museum run by local volunteers who make you feel really welcome. Have been before but now more going on for children - table map of the village with cars etc for youngsters and an interesting quiz for older children. Highly recommend for a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 8 October 2014

The Whimple Heritage Centre is a really professional and interesting place. Set in the heart of a picturesque village about 10 miles east of Exeter just off the A30. It has lots of information and artefacts in particular cider making, but also on general village...More

Date of experience: October 2014
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Reviewed 26 August 2014

Thanks Alan for letting us find more about Whimple. Great local attraction. Good to keep the story of Whimple going

Date of experience: August 2014
1  Thank ilovedevon77
Reviewed 5 August 2014

Basically two and a half rooms, full of information. Full marks for the volunteers who run it (and do not charge an admission fee). Interesting village as the home of the old Whiteways cider factory and full of history. Located in grounds of Fountain Inn...More

Date of experience: July 2014
3  Thank JaneJ993
Reviewed 23 April 2014

We visited the Heritage Centre whilst visiting friends in Whimple. It gives a nice history of the village and the Whiteway's Cider factory. It's conveniently placed in the pub car park which is in the centre of the village. Worth a visit if you're in...More

Date of experience: April 2014
2  Thank Mazygray
Reviewed 10 October 2013

We popped into the heritage centre as we had been told it was worth a visit by our host. We were not disappointed. A small old refurbished building in the car park of alone of the village pub was like a tardis! Full of artefacts,...More

Date of experience: September 2013
1  Thank 846Tina54
Reviewed 17 September 2013

I have now visited twice, the opening times are seasonal and limited, (Wednesday and Saturdays) so best to check, but worth a visit if you are in the area. It is conveniently located behind the car park of the New Fountain Inn, which was busy...More

Date of experience: August 2013
1  Thank k r
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