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Address: 1 High Road, Motherwell ML1 3HU, Scotland
Phone Number: 01698 274590
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Motherwells History

Good for info about Motherwell but sadly because of size not a day out but certainly worth a visit. Easy to get to and close enough to the town centre to do some shopping

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2013
Peter C
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Motherwell, United Kingdom
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Motherwell, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
16 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

I'd like to see this place advertised more. Recently I saw a great exhibition of Andy Hay's paintings as well as the local history of Motherwell back to Roman times!! Local schoolchildren have contributed to the history exhibition and there are many items on display. All this and I nearly missed it due to a lack of publicity! Make a... More 

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Morecambe, England, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
3 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

this is a wonderfully interesting place but it was closed in parts recently. It is very handy for town centre and there is plenty parking close by. It is built on the site where the old Motherwell baths used to be and I swam there many years ago

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Wishaw, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
15 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

This is a very strange set up indeed. It is supposed to be about local history and education of younger children ( I am guessing). There is one hall area open and on exhibit of a 1953 living room. With the wrong type of TV in it. The tower was shut, the Back shutters were also down so it was... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Stopped in for a quick visit, I was made feel about as welcome as a shoplifter in asda. The displays are full of generalisations and the lack of direction meant I didn't know where to go. Don't waste your time going here.

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Motherwell
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Helpful staff with a mine of information and frequent exhibitions that are of interest to locals and those from further afield interested in uncovering the areas past.

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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69 reviews 69 reviews
25 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Would recommend a visit here if ever visiting Motherwell, Very interesting place full of information and great to learn more about the area.

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Motherwell, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
86 reviews 86 reviews
12 attraction reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

took my grandson one afternoon when his mum went shopping we had a great tjme actully saw a video of steelworks with a younger version of me in it

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

Brilliant place to go to, getting the history of motherwell & surrounding areas very intresting Kevin

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Lanarkshire
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43 reviews 43 reviews
18 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

Interesting modern building, well laid out and hosts good visiting events. Its in Central Motherwell so easy to get to, near train station and buses.

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Motherwell, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
9 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Good for info about Motherwell but sadly because of size not a day out but certainly worth a visit. Easy to get to and close enough to the town centre to do some shopping

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