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Sheffield Weston Park Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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A day out with My 20 month old granddaughter

I visited this fantastic museum and I wasn't disappointed what a fantastic place it is. The last... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
danda_coyle1955
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Rotherham, United Kingdom
via mobile
A very interesting couple of hours!

Had an unexpected visit to Sheffield and with two hours to kill dropped into Weston Park... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Tim61_11
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Leicester, United Kingdom
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Weston Park is an award-winning, family-friendly museum where the visitors come first. If visiting with children, simply wind up and release, but there is plenty of treasure here for adults too. Discover the real story of Sheffield, from its...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Weston Park, Sheffield S10 2TP, England
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All reviews natural history souvenir shop polar bear all ages interactive exhibits free entry dressing up the children's hospital great for kids couple of hours lovely park rainy day few hours special events young ones worth a visit nice cafe
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I visited this fantastic museum and I wasn't disappointed what a fantastic place it is. The last time I came here was over 50 years ago naturally it's changed in so many ways with loads of new exhibits. My granddaughter was in her element she...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank danda_coyle1955
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had an unexpected visit to Sheffield and with two hours to kill dropped into Weston Park Museum. The pleasant cafe delivered a warming bowl of carrot and lentil soup and the galleries proved to be well designed and full of interest. A great range of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Tim61_11
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I must to visit if you are in Sheffield in it's just for a day even a local I found it very interesting and I've been living here now for nearly 70 years I have my first visit don't know why I missed it

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed November 5, 2018 via mobile

Great place to visit, in a peaceful area since surrounded by a park. The staff members are really nice and the museum is a great discovery.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sarah V
Reviewed November 3, 2018

Free entry ,great museum, found all exhibits very interesting. Some interactive things to do for children. Being in town there isnt much parking but a frequent bus service. Drinks in the cafe were reasonable priced but food was expensive. Would recommend taking your own food...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 31, 2018

Took our four year old grandson here and he thoroughly enjoyed it. Set up for young children with varied exh. Good cafe. Parking is an issue as you have to rely on street parking

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

The venue itself is very pleasant, but the staff are utterly disinterested in serving the customers. Service is very, very slow, and chaotic. Not recommended at all.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

Lovely for a morning activity and have a coffee&scone before leaving at the cafe. Kids area is very good.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ana A
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

Not much to this place really im afraid ok if you live in Sheffield but not worth the drive from much further away parking is outrageous only disabled parking is catered for rest have to park down this steep hill of a road which is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank mistersportions
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Lovely, informative museum in a gorgeous park. Staff were helpful. I believe that the museum is particularly suitable for 4-11 year olds.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Fred S
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Fomzine
March 30, 2018|
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Response from Asturcelt | Reviewed this property |
Younger children would enjoy it more.
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Wendy K
April 23, 2016|
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Response from Paul M | Reviewed this property |
It's free but there are several reminders about a donation. £5 is suggested.
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