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Cally

Stunning place. Meeting Mrs Boswell was a delight, very warm and welcoming. The museum is a... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
cally k
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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Extremely interesting way to spend a couple of hours

Having read previous reviews we thought we would give the Romany Museum a try, although a little... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2018
Alan H
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Warwick, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Stunning place. Meeting Mrs Boswell was a delight, very warm and welcoming. The museum is a treasure of a place, loads to see and learn about a totally different way of life. What a wonderful life Mr and Mrs Boswell must have shared together.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank cally k
Reviewed 27 September 2018

Having read previous reviews we thought we would give the Romany Museum a try, although a little hesitant having read one review stated it was expensive and their visit only took a short period of time to see the exhibits. How wrong they are. We...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 16 September 2018

Beautiful old romany caravans. Lovingly restored. Such a lovely lady who runs the museum and so interesting to talk to. Please make sure you put this place on your list of things to do, you will be amazed.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Spent a wonderful two and a half hours here. A fantastic collection and tribute to the gentleman's work. We were made very welcome by Mrs Margaret Boswell. The museum is packed with items, and the film is definitely worth watching for information and to see...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

We were part of a group visit and were fortunate to be shown around by Margaret Boswell, owner and curator, who told of the history of the Romany people and what life on the road was like. There is a wide range of Romany vehicles...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 30 June 2018

It's a little hard to find but well worthwhile as it contains a wonderful selection of Romany caravans, assorted equipment and historical photos. The very friendly owner is on hand to explain the Romany way of life and answer any questions about the displays. Hot...More

Date of experience: June 2018
3  Thank jane c
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Great place to visit and see Some wonderful pieces of history and craftsmanship. Margaret Boswell is a lovely lady very passionate about the collection. we visited to see a wagon built by an ancestor and lovingly restored. Would recommend this museum to anyone.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Ne I
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Visited the museum over the Easter weekend with my wife an absolute delight so much to take in. Amazing to think this was one mans life work keeping the Romany history, way of life and historical vans. Sadly Mr Boswell died recently I do hope...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

Really interesting museum. Tells another side to Romany's. Amazing caravans (wagons). Sadly Mr Boswell passed away last year. We had a wonderful informative conversation with Mrs Boswell, she and her family are .keeping both the museum and traditions alive. There was a school trip there...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank jflloydy
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Shown around by the lovely owner, who gave us an insight into the like of the Romany people. A privately owned museum of artefacts used by gypsies in the past, beautiful hand painted caravans each with a story. Well worth a visit and support to...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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I was only a visitor so don't know all the times but they do have a website so suggest you check on there for opening times. We found our visit very interesting and the lady that owns it was lovely. Wear warm clothing though... More
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