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St Nicholas Priory

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World class learning experience

This is a must if you are interested in heritage. Everything, from hands-on experiences to the... read more

Reviewed August 20, 2011
Banburypeople
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Banbury, Oxon
A refreshing history lesson that actually welcomes children

This attraction has been designed with children in mind and it's principle objective is to teach... read more

Reviewed January 8, 2011
RoyalBeeswax
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Mar 31, 2019
“Another Hidden gem”
Jan 22, 2019
“My favourite building in Exeter”
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11th century venue for cultural and creative excellence in the 21st century. Performance venue, historic building. @nixpriory
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Off Fore Street | Mint Lane, Exeter EX4 3BL, England
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Reviewed August 20, 2011

This is a must if you are interested in heritage. Everything, from hands-on experiences to the helpful volunteers makes learning a pleasure. There are activities, costumes to try on, and the Robert the Rat packs are a fantastic resource for younger visitors.

Date of experience: August 2011
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Reviewed January 8, 2011

This attraction has been designed with children in mind and it's principle objective is to teach history in a hands-on way. We paid less than £10 for a family of four, and what a bargain. There's a video room and lots of information, but best...More

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Reviewed August 19, 2010

My son and I recently visited St.Nicholas' Priory, keen to see the new Tudor additions. From the moment we entered, we were treated with a cold disdain. There were four members of staff, one being a 'security' chap who followed us for the duration, hovering...More

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Reviewed August 5, 2010

So glad that I found this activity gem, it gave us several hours of entertainment. I visited with two 10 year old very boistrous but history loving boys, my sister and mother. Not only do you get to experience the visual architecture but the children...More

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