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Barlborough Heritage & Visitors Centre

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any old service personel will enjoy trip to the visiters centre opened tuesday thursday and sat... read more

Reviewed January 26, 2019
Lots of local history.

The staff are helpfu, friendly and eager to help. It's interesting if you like finding out about... read more

Reviewed February 16, 2017
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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Jan 26, 2019
Mar 16, 2019
“Very interesting local news...”
School House 1 Ward Lane, Barlborough, Chesterfield S43 4JD, England
+44 1246 810100
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Reviewed March 16, 2019

Very interesting local news of the area. Lots of photos, information and records. Good place to spend a morning browsing and researching local history.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed January 26, 2019

any old service personel will enjoy trip to the visiters centre opened tuesday thursday and sat from 10 30 loads of old army stuff and stories of miners who fought in the wars im from south wales but rearly enjoyed the visit staff very good...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed February 16, 2017

The staff are helpfu, friendly and eager to help. It's interesting if you like finding out about your past.

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed January 25, 2017

Very local to where I live. Very interesting items and staff very knowledgeable and friendly. Would recommend a visit especially by local people - have different special exhibits the dates of which are listed in a local free booklet on the first of the month

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Anne J
Reviewed October 23, 2015

My wife was born at Barbers Row so she really enjoyed our visit. There where old photos which included her in them. A really good couple of hours enjoyment

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank arthur w
Reviewed September 11, 2015

I was very surprised when I got to Barlboro and found the Heritage Centre and was Very surprised to meet Tony and his Wife,who made me feel so very very welcome I was surprised there was no charge to go in, and on entering how...More

Date of experience: September 2015
2  Thank George M
Reviewed June 17, 2015 via mobile

We visited Barlborough to do some family history research. We had contacted Tony at the Heritage Centre in advance and when we arrived he was waiting for us with lots of information. Nothing was too much trouble. We were taken to the churchyard to see...More

Date of experience: June 2015
2  Thank RomanbyRamblers
Reviewed August 5, 2014

If you are in the area - pay it a visit as it is a wonderful centre and you will learn about the village and surrounds

Date of experience: August 2014
1  Thank gramps49
Reviewed October 27, 2013

First of all it's free! Obviously a labour of love by Tony and his team. There isn't anything he doesn't know about the area. There are many old maps and records from the late 18th century which pre-date the first national 1841 census.

Date of experience: October 2013
1  Thank John1956
Reviewed May 27, 2013

A must for anyone who is interested in barlborough.there is plenty to see.one visit just usnt enough! The latest addition is photographs from the local school dating back 50 years.well worth a visit

Date of experience: May 2013
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Kate T
January 16, 2016|
Response from arthur w | Reviewed this property |
Hi Jack, I am sorry i cant answer that for you. I dont really know but if you type into google web page Barlborough Heritage Centre it will bring up a hole load of info that may help you... More