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Nottingham Industrial Museum

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Address: Wollaton Hall, Nottingham NG8 2AE, England
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A must for all visitors

Rare insight into the past with all the old vehicles and machinery. Very educational for every age and experience.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 17, 2015
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Rochester, Kent
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Rochester, Kent
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

Rare insight into the past with all the old vehicles and machinery. Very educational for every age and experience.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

My little one loves car , buses etc .. And this place was just amazing for him He was really happy and I was also Satisfied with the visit :) it was a good day !

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Nice little museum to have a look around. Would highly recommend going. Been a few times now and would go again if I was showing someone around wollaton park.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015 via mobile

I remember seeing this on TripAdvisor, but didn't think about much. Turned out to be a really nice museum, with lots of information and machinery, some of them functional! It's really interesting to see the machines working, even though they're not functional anymore, naturally. The museum itself it's not very big, but you should take some time to read everything,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

A hidden gem. Worth a visit if your in the area. Ample parking for all and a cafe nearby to rest your feet after a decent walk and grab something to eat.

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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

If you are someone with even an iota of mechanical orientation, this place is a must visit. The museum is a true marvel and shows the industrial history and heritage of Nottingham. It was amazing to know that one of the best motorcycles that was ever made, the brough superior came from Nottingham. Also, the machinery that once did duty... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

Today we were able to go inside this place for the first time, I don't think it's normally open weekdays which is a shame but today being bank holiday Monday it was open. £5 for a family of 4 ticket was a bargain. We all found this place really interesting with lots to look at. My youngest loved the model... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

Very good . Try to get on a steaming day if you can . Well worth a visit any time . All on one level , so easy access . Parking close to Museum .

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Happened to stumble into this on a free weekend and it was brilliant to see all the history and speak to the people who worked there who knew a great deal about locomotives

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Bargain museum, only £2 entry! Very interesting, exhibits in section giving details of industries in Nottingham - I never knew Boots started off there! On the last Sunday of every month, the steam engines in the museum are operational - wish we'd gone then, but if we get the chance to go back on such a day we will -... More 

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