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Address: Rudolph Road | Bushey, Bushey WD23 3HW, England
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Thu - Sun 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Excellant local museum

Situated just off the main road this has about everything you would want of a local museum Lots of information and historical artefacts.A small action devoted to actor and late... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
wingate
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London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Situated just off the main road this has about everything you would want of a local museum Lots of information and historical artefacts.A small action devoted to actor and late local resident,A.E.Matthews.There is even a playbill signed by him and Getald Du Maurier.Definately worth an hour of your time.

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Thank wingate
Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

We took my husbands army friend to visit after Christmas and he was most impressed by the contents of the museum. Especially the paintings of horses

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Thank fannytindraws
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016 via mobile

I popped in to the museum on Saturday morning and as always the stewards were very welcoming. There was an artist in residence painting,a talented young woman various other exhibitions and finished off by great tea and homemade cakes. This museum is a real asset to the village and it has a real sense of the community. Always a pleasure... More 

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1 Thank Sparrowtravel
Bushey, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2016

My grandchildren aged 4 and 7 spent a delightful afternoon at Bushey Museum. The exhibits are child friendly and the museum is small enough not to be intimidating for them. There many things to gain their interest, an old school room, they just did not believe it, unfortunately I remember it all to well.

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Thank ARTrueman
Bushey, Hertfordshire, UK
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

Everything you want to know about the village of Bushey can probably be found right here in this one building. There is a not unnatural leaning towards the artists Herkomer and Kemp-Welch. Give yourself plenty of time and/or come back time after time. For reasons beyond the control of the volunteers who run this place, the one drawback is the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

What a gem. My first visit and definitely not my last. This place has interesting local history artefacts on the ground floor, from old archaeological finds to interesting wartime paraphernalia and gives a comprehensive history of the area. Upstairs is a wonderful collection of paintings from local celebrated artists who were local to the area. There was an art school... More 

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Dundee, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

My wife and I decided to call in and enjoyed the visit to this well run museum with lots of exhibits of local history. Always check times though because I believe it isn't every day.

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London, UK
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

We had nothing to do one weekend and were looking for something local to entertain our young children. We had heard of the Bushey Museum but had never been there so decided to give it a try. It is quite easy to park on the road where the museum is located. The museum is free and the staff are very... More 

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Hertfordshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

As a bushey resident I am pleased to have such a good museum on my doorstep. It has some really interesting local exhibits and some lovely Herkomer paintings. Well worth a visit if you have a bit of time to spare.

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Hemel Hempstead
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

We stumbled upon the Museum quite by accident.We were visiting the Bushey Rose Gardens and then had a walk along the high st.The Museum had an exhibition of Art and we learnt so much about the Herkomer Art School in Bushey.Go take a look,you will not be dissappointed

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