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Medieval Merchant's House

Address: 58 French Street, Southampton SO14 2AT, England
Phone Number: 44 2380 221503
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Ranked #40 of 67 Attractions in Southampton
Type: Historic Sites, Sights & Landmarks
Owner description: Step back in time to the Middle Ages as you tour this restored thirteenth-century house that was...
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Type: Historic Sites, Sights & Landmarks
Hours:
Tue - Fri 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Owner description: Step back in time to the Middle Ages as you tour this restored thirteenth-century house that was home to a medieval merchant.

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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71 reviews 71 reviews
37 attraction reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

It is strange having such an old property surrounded by new buildings, although the second world war had a little hand in that.

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Fordingbridge, United Kingdom
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125 reviews 125 reviews
34 attraction reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013

Visited here as part of our English Heritage pass. It was an amazing house and really showed what it would have been like in the medieval times and has been well preserved. We found the staff to be very helpful and even opened up underneath so we could see what that was like - it was a nice touch. Free... More 

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Leyland, United Kingdom
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39 reviews 39 reviews
14 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

part of a good tour of the old ruin wall around town centre many sites to visit can last a good few hours

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Perth, Australia
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64 attraction reviews
246 helpful votes 246 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2012

The Medieval Merchant's House gives a unique view of what it was like in the medieval times and has been put together quite well and with a lot of care. It is well worth the time to wander about to get a real feel for what it must have been like to live like that.

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Fleet, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2012

It is a very well preserved medieval house, featuring original furniture, architectural details and clothing. We enjoyed this visit very much. Note that it is open only on Sundays from 12 to 5.

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