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Market House Visitor Centre, Ross-on-Wye

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Address: Market Place, Ross-on-Wye HR9 5HD, England
Phone Number: 01432 260675
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Although it is their job to be helpful they spent a lot of time telling us about the history of the area and just generally made thevisit that bit special

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 28, 2015
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Pembroke, United Kingdom
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Pembroke, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
13 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Although it is their job to be helpful they spent a lot of time telling us about the history of the area and just generally made thevisit that bit special

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Weymouth, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

On a day out from Gloucester, where I was staying for a few days, I spent a couple of pleasant hours at Ross on Wye. I wished to get some information on tourist attractions in the area and saw a sign to the Market House. I found it one of the best I have visited. The lady who operated it... More 

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Hereford, United Kingdom
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40 reviews 40 reviews
8 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Came to a craft activity organised - all of my children had such a wonderful time and we loved looking at the exhibitions and having a wander around - Mary, as ever, was friendly, knowlergable and able to answer any question we had for her. Well worth a visit and have a look out across the town from the viewing... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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164 reviews 164 reviews
30 attraction reviews
212 helpful votes 212 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

I need to start by thanking Mary or 'The Ross Oracle' as she's known for her unique, insightful knowledge of Ross-on-Wye. Her passion for Ross is typified by her drive and determination to re-open this establishment as a private enterprise, so others could experience what this historic town has to offer. Having lived in a now thriving visitor town myself,... More 

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Ross-on-Wye, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Visited the Market House to find it was open and well stocked with information and local souvenirs, as well as local gifts, craft work and produce. Talking to the very knowledgeable manager I discovered it had only been open a couple weeks and she had taken it on as a private enterprise.due to the non-existence of county council run places... More 

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Hereford, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Kids had brillant fun making cards and were made very welcome lovely art exhibition of local artists too well recommend a visit view from balcony amazing

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Chichester
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

An interesting and historical building with good views along one of the main streets. The staff were knowledgable and interested in the visitors. Very friendly.

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Staffordshire
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

This is well worth a visit and the lady is extremely helpful. We went to have a look for details of Ross on Wye and the surrounding area and were able to do so.

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London England
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287 reviews 287 reviews
134 attraction reviews
186 helpful votes 186 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

The lady manning the desk was really helpful and gave good advice on the local interests, particularly Symonds Yat East. Recommended.

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Loughton, Essex, England
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222 reviews 222 reviews
75 attraction reviews
204 helpful votes 204 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

Good informative local history displays, excellent view from upstairs windows - nice insight into a remarkable survival of the market house of a prosperous town.

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