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Alford Heritage Museum

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Alford Heritage Centre

Through an unassuming entrance and past a sixties juke box, we could hardly believe the wealth of... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2018
paulinemilner
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London, United Kingdom
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Lots of fun even for the oldies

Took our little granddaughter here for a romp.Lots of fun for little ones and lovely sandwiches to... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2018
Linda T
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Strathdon, United Kingdom
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Delightful small heritage museum run by a dedicated group of volunteers. The Museum is open from the beginning of April to the end of October
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Hours Today: 12:00 - 16:00
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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3 Mart Road, Alford AB33 8BZ, Scotland
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+44 1975 562906
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Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Through an unassuming entrance and past a sixties juke box, we could hardly believe the wealth of memorabilia stored in so many themed rooms -farm labourers accommodation, kitchens,dairy etc.(favourite was the school room). Masses of tractors,implements, model railway. So much of interest too numerous to...More

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Reviewed 26 May 2018

Took our little granddaughter here for a romp.Lots of fun for little ones and lovely sandwiches to eat .Planning our next visit soon.

Thank Linda T
Reviewed 24 September 2017

This was a trip to Aberdeen to see relatives but we had a free day to ourselves and we took the 18 mile trip to Alford to see the Grampian Transport Museum but came across the wee gem first of all. On entering a very...More

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Reviewed 20 September 2017

Very interesting place to visit staff very informative and friendly highly recommend a visit lots to see, a school was there during our visit children sitting in the old fashioned school room and staff even dressed as teacher would have been in the day, would...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2017

Interesting place to visit if you are ever in Alford. Lots of farming and olden days exhibits to see. £16 entrance fees for 2 adults, a senior and a child.

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Alford H, Manager at Alford Heritage Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Thank you very much for your kind comments

Reviewed 11 June 2017

Very enjoyable wander round this museum, which is housed in the old Mart. Many interesting exhibits on farming and eveyday life in the area.

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Alford H, Committee Chairman at Alford Heritage Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Thank you for your kind words Doug - I'm glad you enjoyed your visit

Reviewed 24 May 2017

Enjoyed our ramble around this heritage museum. Interesting place and we were amused to see things which our parents had used in the past. There was a large barn with all farming vehicles and equipment which we never expected. Gave a good insight into the...More

1  Thank Barbara W
Reviewed 16 May 2017

This museum brought back memories of family in Hertfordshire and Kent, especially with some of the smaller farming equipment and household items! Trip down memory lane in many respects - I have a shoe last that my Dad used as a door stop! - it...More

Thank Jane T
Reviewed 30 April 2017

An excellent way to spend a few hours. Young or older there is something there for everyone . Cafe is good as well. Nothing over the top but what it does it does well

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Reviewed 25 April 2017

I visited this heritage centre with a group of friends. We had a couple of hours to spend here and we could easily have spent a couple more. There is lots to see and learn. A very entertaining and informative place in an unusual but...More

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