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Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet

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This is a fantastic piece of history. Not from here originally but my partner is and hadn't... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Joanne G
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Very good.

Found it a very child/adult friendly museum. Was also very interesting. Was set out just as it was... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Kevin H
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Visitors discover the method of producing steel and how workers and their families lived their lives in Abbeydale, a small village that has been involved in metal-working for centuries.
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Abbeydale Road South, Sheffield S7 2QW, England
+44 114 236 7731
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a fantastic piece of history. Not from here originally but my partner is and hadn't visited before, so we visited as a family group and found it to be a very enlightening piece of Sheffield history

Thank Joanne G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Found it a very child/adult friendly museum. Was also very interesting. Was set out just as it was when it was a working factory. Staff very friendly. All round great experience.

Thank Kevin H
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

We went for crafting Wednesday during the holidays and it was great. I'm really surprised it isn't heaving with people. Lots of things to look at and the water wheel was running much to my toddlers delight. My teenage nephew was also asked to join...More

Thank Loola776
Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

I live in Sheffield and have driven past the Industrial Hamlet but never been in before. It is a fascinating place that is well laid out with plenty of info and a good video at the start to set the scene. Makes you glad you...More

Thank Andy S
Reviewed August 4, 2018

Interesting museum on Sheffield's industrial past. Made it easy to imagine what site would have been like 200 years ago before big steel works ibn the city were built. Highly recommended.

Thank Rickysmiths
Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

Interesting glimpse into Sheffield history when visiting AIH.We had a wheel chair user in the group who unfortunately was unable to access all the exhibits ,this was explained before we purchased out tickets.Handy IPad was issued giving additional information to the exhibits.Ticket pries are more...More

Thank SJHillis64
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

Visited with the grandchildren. Both young and old enjoyed the visit and learnt of the history of Sheffield metal works. Even though one grandchild had been on a visit from school previously he still enjoyed it. Reasonably priced and a good way to while away...More

Thank drillie
Reviewed July 25, 2018

have not been here since a small child on school trip ,which was many many years ago.my child of 11 is always interested in history so it was time for a visit,admission for myself and daughter that included art activitie on that day wasony 5...More

Thank marieG4587IV
Reviewed June 19, 2018

It is a fantastic gem of the early metal working in Sheffield's history. Unfortunately the exhibition is no longer operational as age and condition prohibit its operation, but the display + videos and photographs and sketches fully described the processes and operations that works carried...More

Thank stewart l
Reviewed June 3, 2018

Purely because after a lengthy journey on congested roads in hot weather we arrived at 11.07 sunday morning to find gates locked and a notice stuck on them basically saying we have no volunteers so we are shut, well thanks a bunch, a bit of...More

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Response from Michael S | Reviewed this property |
sorry been on hols,admission for adults is £4 concessions is £3 children(16 and under)with an adult are free. have a good time
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harry sorry not replied sooner not been on line, yea a few places to eat your own picnic