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Motherwell Heritage Centre

1 High Road, Motherwell ML1 3HU, Scotland
01698 274590
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Ranked #11 of 17 Attractions in Motherwell
Type: Tourist/ Visitor Centers, Cultural
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Type: Tourist/ Visitor Centers, Cultural
Hours:
Mon - Sat 9:30 am - 4:30 pm

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English first
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
10 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 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
72 reviews 72 reviews
12 attraction reviews
64 helpful votes 64 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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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013 via mobile

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

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Lanarkshire
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30 reviews 30 reviews
12 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 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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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 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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Canberra, Australia
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35 reviews 35 reviews
6 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2013

This was a great place to visit for finding info about ancestors and the local area, staff are very helpful.

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Chicago, Illinois
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2013

I recently visited the archives section up stairs, to do some family research using the microfilm readers. They give you a quick guide on how to use the readers and where the film you need is located. Sorry I can't recall the name of the guy who helped me, but he was very helpful. So if you need to use... More 

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Scotland
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307 reviews 307 reviews
111 attraction reviews
163 helpful votes 163 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2013

Walk in thro the front door and the guy sitting on reception desk and young lad sorting the shelf's both shout down can we help you, for me to say no just looking , first time in there in many years and won't be back, The 2 lads never even offered to give me a map or anything. I seen... More 

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