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Hereford Cider Museum

Closed Now: 10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
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Well Worth A Visit

Great way to spend a few hours learning the history of cider making in Hereford. Very informative... read more

Reviewed December 31, 2018
shushions
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La Manga del Mar Menor, Spain
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Took the children her learned a lot more about apples 🍎 than I ever thought possibly,very... read more

Reviewed September 3, 2018
anniebee51
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Hereford, United Kingdom
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Visit this museum in the heart of Herefordshire and learn about the history of cidermaking. Discover how apples were harvested, milled, pressed and the juice fermented to produce cider. Walk through the fascinating champagne cider cellars and find...more
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Pomona Place, Hereford HR4 0EF, England
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All reviews apple juice cellar area well worth a visit self guided board room small tasting gift shop interactive displays two floors interesting visit own pace well stocked shop interesting information enjoyed our visit wander around per adult the ground floor
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There are some interesting things to see in this quite small museum and if you are a cider freak you will appreciate that. But in general I think the place is rather average and abit dissappointing

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed December 31, 2018

Great way to spend a few hours learning the history of cider making in Hereford. Very informative staff, good exhibits and two floors of displays and video presentations, followed by tasting session at the end. Good tearoom and gift shop as well.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank shushions
Reviewed October 31, 2018

Set in the old Bulmer's factory the national museum of cider gives a highly authoritive presewntation of cider production past and present form pruning of the trees, harvesting the apples through their processing to the blending of the final product and its refinement into sparkling...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank JBE46
Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

This museum is in an old cider factory. Is was once a thriving business premises for Herefords well known cider making industry. Therefore there is a real sence of a work place here. After saying this, there is also plenty of audio a visual displays...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Craffwr
Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

Myself and wife went later in the day whilst visiting Hereford for a few days,a very interest place all the information old photos,videos machinery everything you can think of to with the process of cider and poeples lives who were involved with this over the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Peel
Reviewed September 12, 2018

This museum is wonderfully laid out, there is lots to see. My favourite part is the collection of glass-ware. This shows how highly regarded cider has been in the past. You get to go into the actual boardroom historically used by the Bulmer family. The...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank coffeetimepep
Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

After we had found the museum we were pleasantly surprised at what you could see and learn. It may not look much from the outside but there is an amazing amount of knowledge and history inside. The staff are very friendly and you get a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Barry R
Reviewed September 3, 2018

Took the children her learned a lot more about apples 🍎 than I ever thought possibly,very interesting and informative,great illustrations

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank anniebee51
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Wonderful thorough introduction to cider production and marketing. Well laid out displays end keen staff. Sadly did not have time to sample the delicious looking scones with cream in the cafe due to other commitments.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank David M
Reviewed July 31, 2018

We visited the museum on a Monday. It was quiet but the friendly atmosphere and layout made it a joy. There’s plenty of exhibits well laid out, both about the history and culture of this tipple as well as about the family business that ran...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Ian L
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macec72
October 22, 2018|
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Response from ElizabethP3769 | Property representative |
Hello - I'm afraid it's only service dogs usually, but we like to make the owner and the dog comfortable near the tearoom whilst the rest of the party go round, then swap dog-sitting!
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Turistone W
May 13, 2018|
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Yes it was £5.00 But we was staying at Warners Holme Lacy so only paid £2.50
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An D
December 31, 2017|
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Response from ElizabethP3769 | Property representative |
Hello, as we are not a cider producer we offer small samples of three ciders by some of our stockists or apple juice on the day, depending what we are sampling. You can also buy a pint on tap of the cider of the month in the... More
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