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Battle of Flowers Museum

La Robeline, Le Mont des Corvees, St. Ouen JE3 2ES
44 01534 482408
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Ranked #9 of 12 attractions in St. Ouen
Type: Specialty Museums
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English first
Cambridge, England, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 NEW

This is a worth while fantastic event, suitable for every age group. It's the annual carnival with a large number of floats decorated by hand mostly with flowers. Takes place over 3 days. Wednesday evening visit to view last minute preparations . Thursday afternoon for the first show parade. Friday night for the moonlight parade , this is when they... More

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Jersey, United Kingdom
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93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2013

Always an interesting time of the year is when Battle of Flowers is on as each parish on the island is responsible for competing in this annual event. The museum offers a great insight into the history of the battle of flowers.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
16 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2012

Regrettably this unit was closed due to the recent demise of the elderly female owner. Residents hope that someone can be found to carry on the good work as it has proved a very popular location

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Oxfordshire, UK
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155 attraction reviews
218 helpful votes 218 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2012

On first sight the museum doesn't look very big or very much, but go inside and you might change your mind. The car park is large and located right next to the museum. The museum is like a tardis, definitely bigger than you think it is going to be. It was not what we expected - we expected to see... More

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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77 reviews 77 reviews
20 attraction reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2012

Perhaps I should have down my research - but I had expected to see a museum that really showed off Jersey's Battle of the Flowers - perhaps with replicas of floats. Instead this is an exhibition of one lady's entries over a good number of years (50 at least I think). Clever undoubtedly, imaginative - but all a bit dusty... More

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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72 reviews 72 reviews
23 attraction reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2012

totaly waste of a trip to come and see, flowers where? in the middle of nowhere and not many flowers, very very boring, dont bother to go, just look at the gardens you see more flowers

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Derby, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2012

being how first time to jersey the battle of the flowers was first class shame we missed out on the evening parade on Friday

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Wales
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2012

Don't waste money or time on this completely misleading relic of the past which should be closed down by the Authorities

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Jersey
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21 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2012

Good to see the development of the craft over a number of years. A very talented lady showing her lifes hobby.

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2012

This museum is definitely worth a visit, a lot of hard work and patience went in to making the floats. Amazing!!!!

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