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Westbury Manor Museum

84 West Street, Fareham PO16 0JJ, England
44 1329 824895
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Ranked #6 of 14 attractions in Fareham
Type: History Museums
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English first
Poole, United Kingdom
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338 reviews 338 reviews
226 attraction reviews
148 helpful votes 148 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

For its size a lot has been packed into this museum which deals with nearly all aspects of Fareham and surrounding area including schools, police and fire brigade. There is also a small natural history display. It is well laid out and doesn't dwell too long on each subject which keeps it interesting. There is also a nice cafe and... More

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Fareham, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

I only go occasionally to see special displays such as art or wood carving which are usually very good.

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City of London
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24 reviews 24 reviews
5 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Gives you an insight to life back in the days when Fareham was a market town, pleasant that you can sit and take refreshments after your visit.

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

Spent about 20 minutes inside just to have a quick look around. It's free which is excellent because you wouldn't really need more than 30 minutes to see everything.

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Bognor Regis
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33 reviews 33 reviews
9 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

Excellent little but FREE museum near the centre of Fareham which is well worth a look. Exhibitions about the 'Workhouses' and Schools of past times. Great little park to sit in behind the Museum on a nice day. Coffee available.

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somerset
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27 reviews 27 reviews
5 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

We just popped in to see this museum didn't look too interesting at first but got better woth an hour of our time

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Top Contributor
74 reviews 74 reviews
25 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014 via mobile

Plenty to see and do. The displays change frequently so you can go there again and again and all free what more do you want

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Southcoast UK
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2013

A local history delight for no money. We live in the town and pop in at least once a month to see whats new or the latest local display. Don't forget to look at the building inside as well as the "artifacts", it's typically old Fareham inside. Support this local museum as it it's not, it will be lost.

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Fareham, England, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

Very small museum in centre of town, occasionally have interesting displays very small place not worth a specific visit, just if ur nearby

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Gosport, England, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

It is a delightful place to stop and sit. The small boy is still there, which delights many visitiors. Tea shop is well stocked and they really do get good exhibitions there

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