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I looked at previous reviews about this museum and thought it'd take my children to have a look around on a rainy day. I'm really glad that we did. Staff were really friendly we have a great time especially looking at the mummy and reading...More
To be honest I was not expecting much when I came to visit this museum but I was ever so surprised! It's like a little gem mine. Loads to see it was really interesting and all for free too! Would definitely recommend
This is your typical municipal museum with lots of displays around a number of rooms is a grand old building; it serves the council's duty to provide this type of attraction to its people. The highlight is the Egyption mummy which was the reason for...More
Found almost by accident when visiting the city centre, and passed a very pleasant hour wandering around the various rooms and exhibitions. Lots of detail about the city's history and the impact of the Industrial Revolution. One room dedicated to Egypt which seemed out of...More
Been visiting for about 60 years and recommend you to visit. The Industrial Revolution features strongly. I feel the borough needs to publicise the museum more.
Looking forward to visiting for another 60 years!
I love this place, my daughter loves this place and education places love this place. When I was at school we went there and now I am a teacher I take children there. The staff are great; very helpful and informative. Always a pleasure.