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Back to the past

Visited this quaint little museum,very well laid out and all spaces used up for history of Barnet... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
London, United Kingdom
Excellent way to spend a few hours.

The Museum is a fascinating place to visit, with so much history of Barnet to explore. Barnet is... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Barnet, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited this quaint little museum,very well laid out and all spaces used up for history of Barnet, if you live in Barnet or are interested in history this is the pace to spend a few houirs,Remeber The Grand Old Duke of York? all to do...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank StephenSmith198
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Museum is a fascinating place to visit, with so much history of Barnet to explore. Barnet is such a historical town. I have even donated a few pieces that I 'gathered' over my life time. You won't be disappointed by your visit, and there...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank daleforty
Reviewed March 4, 2019

This is a free local opportunity to get a sense of local history from war, family, sport, outfits, etc. Nice group of volunteers.

Date of experience: February 2019
Reviewed February 16, 2019

Great little museum , check opening times , this place tells a story of a Barnet past. well worth going in check out all floors and items on display. I used to go in here when I was about 10/11 years old , went back...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank dread2656
Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

This local museum is small which makes it cosy. I saw the same Hoover my Mum had when I was small back in the 60s,which brings back memories of the good old days. Well worth a visit!!!!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank chezz31
Reviewed February 2, 2019 via mobile

This museum is open four days a week for limited hours. It is set over three floors with a great deal to see with exhibits from ancient times through to the 1980s. There is a good variety of exhibits from swords to clothes and toys...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank sheepygold
Reviewed January 15, 2019

Barnet museum portrays the town's interesting history. What an education for visitors and local residents to enjoy. The curators have worked hard to make it a thoroughly enjoyable experience. We will be back!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Peter E
Reviewed January 2, 2019

fascinating, quirky and 'compact' little museum with plenty of interesting displays and info about local history - helpful and friendly staff - well worth multiple visits!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank suky g
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely little visit with our 7 year old. Staff were attentive: were there to answer questions & told our daughter about a mouse hunt. Arrived late,so could have done with more time, although it is quite a small museum.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Helen M
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Good local museum that is an exemplar of its type. Wide ranging and informative, I will be going back soon.

Date of experience: August 2018
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