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Address: Fore Street | St Marychurch, Torquay TQ1 4PR, England
Phone Number: +44 (0)1803 326108
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Excellent walk through history

Fab venue, just time your visit to avoid the school rush! However, we were forewarned and were given a complimentary cup of tea in the tea room to help avoid the school party... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 23, 2015
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 NEW

Fab venue, just time your visit to avoid the school rush! However, we were forewarned and were given a complimentary cup of tea in the tea room to help avoid the school party! Fab customer service from a fab venue!

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Somerset, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
16 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

This was good the minute we walked in the door. Sounds of the past, loads of displays and you can get lost in the past for hours. Dedicated owners who answers any questions. Worth a second visit.

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Eastleigh, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

This place has definitely appeared from a collectors obsession got out of hand, but that is not a bad thing in this case. 3 floors of completely out of this world artefacts set out in an amazing way to see all. Items are all from the WW1/WW2 era with the added addition of a huge steam train which im sure... More 

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Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

wow is better then it looks from the out side every thing is real no copies authentic thing i have never seen before and the staff are very kind and help full the cafe is super too best cake ever and the tea is good too

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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43 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

Absolutely brilliant museum! Loads of old things from foods to toys to games...there's a World War One trench to walk through and a train engine you can explore. Was a brilliant few hours looking at all the objects - really impressive collection. There's also a cafe which we didn't go to but it's there if you wanted it! And the... More 

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Devon
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31 reviews 31 reviews
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

My husband and me went here on Sunday just gone as we were having a weekend away minus the kids for his 50th. We were greeted by a very friendly man who welcomed us in and gave us our tickets and briefed us on how best to go round the displays. The whole thing is laid out really well, it's... More 

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Tipton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

It was a small but enjoyable place to visit it was full of Victorian displays shops bakery sweet shop as well as other displays of different eras

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crawley
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41 reviews 41 reviews
16 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

what a delight a cave of all sorts so interesting and if you are of a certain age could bring back some memories. A lot of hard work has gone into the making of this museum and we think a great success

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Truro, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Having just turned 60 I could relate to lots of things on view at this great little museum From the comics I read to the sweets I ate From the toys I played with to the clothes that I wore The museum goes back even further back from my childhood to the turn of the last century If you to... More 

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Worcester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

wonderful experience and such a trip down memory lane for myself partner and father in law the family recapturing in this museum have paid so much attention to detail truly an amazing place to visit ..... loved it so much ....

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