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“Lovely” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Yesterday's World

Yesterday's World
34 Marine Parade, Great Yarmouth NR30 2EN, England
+44 (0)1493 331148
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Type: Museums
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Owner description: Whatever age you are, whether you’re young or not so young, you’ll just love a visit to our fantastic and award-winning Yesterday’s World in Great Yarmouth. Superbly located right on the Golden Mile you’ll be amazed as soon as you walk through the entrance – you can even walk straight from the seafront into our famous themed Victorian cafe. See stunning life-size Victorian street and shop displays. You’ll marvel at how many original exhibits we have here – over 150,000 all beautifully presented showing over 100 years of British history.Your unique and fascinating journey starts here – take in a visit to the ironmongers shop, discover what it was like in a 19th century apothecary. The younger ones will be amazed at what a toy shop looked like compared to today! Your journey continues with life-like historical figures such as Winston Churchill and Queen Victoria – you will even take an audience with her and also view the Royal exhibition. Meet also the life-size characters from famous Victorian novels. Your journey will be full of surprises including sound and light shows.Discover what the local car mechanic’s garage was like, visit the amazing wheelwrights or the fantastic display of cameras – there’s so much to see. Throughout your journey you will discover many fascinating facts and figures from various characters of over last 100 years giving you an insight into life during their times. Immerse yourself in a fabulous trip down memory lane – there really is something for everyone from our thousands upon thousands of treasures and unique memorabilia from days gone by and see for yourself how much Great Yarmouth has changed since the nineteenth century.
Louth, United Kingdom
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“Lovely”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

the food was lovely. The portions were really big and filled the whole family. The staff were really friendly and were able to help if any questions were asked.

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Farnborough, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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“Not very exciting”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2012

Staff not very friendly. Once inside no staff to be seen. Just lot of Junk in my opinion very boring

Visited October 2012
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Harlow, United Kingdom
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“Great for all the family”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2012

The four of us visited this and although we are all seniors we had a ride on the Merry Go Ground, gosh it brought back memories, it is well thought out and all ages will enjoy it, they have a nice cafe there were we had Tea and Cakes, also a old time sweet shoppe,

Visited October 2012
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
“Spoil yourself!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2012

Great service, great food, nice atmosphere, décor is great but we felt that the museum was a little expensive

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Newmarket, United Kingdom
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“worth a visit”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2012

this attraction is worth a visit , it might seem expensive but you can spend a good two hours looking around and learning from this

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