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Nottingham Industrial Museum

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What did Nottingham not do? Visit and find out!

Worth a look, small fee, great guides, if you like industrial steam powered stuff (for some... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
796nicks
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Bristol, United Kingdom
Wollaton Park

be a few times plenty to see in the hall and the spinning machine part. there is the park and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
shirleyw1942
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Discover the people, companies and industries that made Nottingham famous around the world. Nottingham Industrial Museum has five galleries each relating to a key Nottinghamshire industry: textiles, transport, communication, mining and power. We...more
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Wollaton Hall | The Courtyard, Wollaton Hall and Deer Park, Wollaton, Nottingham NG8 2AE, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Worth a look, small fee, great guides, if you like industrial steam powered stuff (for some display, leecy powered) go take alook!

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

be a few times plenty to see in the hall and the spinning machine part. there is the park and lake children will love it, there are also deer on the park

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank shirleyw1942
Reviewed 1 week ago

This wide ranging museum is well worth a visit, sadly as it is franchised to volunteers there has to be a charge BUT it is still well worth the cost for the experience. Make sure you make time to spend in the Victorian kitchen.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Peter B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the museum yesterday with my husband and parents. An excellent really informative museum. We spent over an hour and a half there. Very informative guides particularly Roger and the lady in the kitchen gave us some lovely biscuits to taste from a traditional...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank Lucy B
Reviewed March 17, 2019 via mobile

Museum features lots of clocks, lace machines, steam engines- mainly sources from the area, pride of the local industry many years ago. Lace machine gets turn on from time to time. Clocks are running. Some old bike and motorbikes. Small but nice.

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Ksksksksks
Reviewed March 2, 2019 via mobile

Staff that takes you through the history and amazing views. I would recommend it to everyone. Great place

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank martynamak
Reviewed February 24, 2019 via mobile

Although not the biggest museum i have been to, it was really exciting to see the machines in there being brought to life by passionate elderly staff, that were very helpful. Lovely place, and when you're ready you can ho out and wonder around beautiful...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Dawid W
Reviewed February 16, 2019

On a busy Saturday around the park, the museum wasn't, its like people can't see its here, for only £3 (on my own this time) i had a thoroughly enjoyable visit, had a play with some old carpentry tools (under supervision) and had an enjoyable...More

Date of experience: February 2019
2  Thank TeamWard
Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

Entrance for £2 for students and concessions, £3 for adults. Couldn’t think of anything that is better value in Nottingham or elsewhere. Plenty to keep everyone entertained of all ages from motorbikes to lace making and telephones to steam engines. Staffed by lots of volunteers,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank HelenF380
Reviewed February 9, 2019 via mobile

We took a relatively short bus ride from the City Centre to the gates of Wollaton Park and enrolled up to The Courtyard adjacent to Wollaton Hall where the Industrial Museum is situated. First and foremost, I would happily pay more money to enter this...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Michelle S
January 15, 2018|
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Response from NottIndMm | Property representative |
Hello Michelle, thanks for your question. We are in the final few days of our 'Winter Refresh' and hope to re-open in the next couple of weeks. Please keep checking our website and Facebook page for more details on our all... More
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December 10, 2017|
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Response from NottIndMm | Property representative |
Hello, sorry to be slow to respond and thank you to William R and Dawn D. We are about 2 miles from Nottingham City Centre, but please note we are currently closed for a refurbishment. We will reopen at the end of January... More
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