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The Museum of Witchcraft

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Address: | The Harbour, Boscastle PL35 0HD, England
Phone Number: +44 1840 250111
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10:30 am - 6:00 pm
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Sun 11:30 am - 6:00 pm
Mon - Sat 10:30 am - 6:00 pm

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A great experience!

A very interesting place! I've never saw a museum like this. Diferent pieces and stories. Don't miss it!

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Macaé, RJ
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very interesting place! I've never saw a museum like this. Diferent pieces and stories. Don't miss it!

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Lisse, The Netherlands
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74 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is a small museum but very interesting, great diplay, hood explanation with the objects that are on display. The museum has 2 floors. Only the groundfloor is wheelchair accessible (but the path is a bit narrow), the first floor is not wheelchair accessible. The staff is friendly. Dogs are allowed in.

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Thank Rene V
Farnborough, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is full of history and oddities. From ancient artefacts to popular culture exhibits, this place has it all. Educational and fun, it is well worth a visit!

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Thank Liz S
Bristol
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75 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

Full of interest although a little spooky in parts, especially for those of us not keen on dead animals. Part of the museum was roped off and empty - but the admission fee (which is already low) had been reduced, perhaps to compensate - so the section on the Green Man was not available, but much else to fascinate. If... More 

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Thank Anon_Bristol_12
Farnborough, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016

Some interesting pieces to see well worth a visit . Nice to sit in the harbour and take in the atmospheree too

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Thank Number11111
London, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015

Would be of interest to the teenagers as children would not understand what is it. There is a shop near it which fullfills the museum- The Other World. Nice staff to buy!

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Thank Airina0217
Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2015

We really enjoyed our visit ti the Museum of Witchcraft. There was a large range of artifacts relating to Witchcraft with interesting and informative explainations.

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Thank 382albert
Southwick, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015

we wanted to view this museum when we arrived, but it is only open on the Saturday in the winter months. we did get to see it eventually and found ti totally fascinating

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Thank ACole1406
Sherborne, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2015

A superb diversion from the dullness of visiting English Churches; skulls, demons, potions, lotions, mummified cats, frazzled frogs; mandrake and eye-ache; everything you need to know to quickly mug-up on your supernatural skills and become a neopagan expert in one fell swoop.

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Thank Christopher B
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18 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2015 via mobile

We weren't disappointed visiting the museum. It is stuffed full of artifacts and history and something very different!

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