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Maidenhead Heritage Centre

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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After visiting several bigger attractions, here I’m back to the small things and the local.

... Warning though, for space limitations often mean that exhibits are for those who’re... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
London, United Kingdom
Fantastic ATA spitfire exhibition

An amazing little museum. Travelled to see the ATA museum and wasn’t disappointed in the slightest... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Evesham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

... Warning though, for space limitations often mean that exhibits are for those who’re enthusiastic enough to have some background knowledge. ‘Outsiders’ like you would therefore have some hard time making sense of proper nouns and micro histories and whatever narratives that’s supposed to be...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

An amazing little museum. Travelled to see the ATA museum and wasn’t disappointed in the slightest. This small museum has been set up by a small group of enthusiasts and volunteers. This vital part of our history has been beautifully preserved so the women and...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I took two female friends aged 11 and 71 to have a go on the spitfire simulator. They both enjoyed the experience very much. The staff were very helpful.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Bowjo7
Reviewed February 12, 2019

The Heritage Centre is a small local museum in two parts. On the ground floor there is variety of exhibits of local interest but - perhaps because we don't live locally - we didn't find a lot to interest us here, but that's not to...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Alan_from_Hampshire
Reviewed January 19, 2019 via mobile

Spitfire simulator was the best item here. Never seen one before just amazing. Lots of local artefacts. Staff are friendly and welcoming and knowledgeable. Heritage history of Maidenhead.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank A3303XQpaulh
Reviewed November 8, 2018

Had a lovely time at the Heritage Centre. Welcoming and very knowledgable staff. The ATA exhibition was very informative and had lots of interesting artifacts. The spitfire simulator was great fun. The exhibition and pictures of Maidenhead downstairs were informative and interesting. I have lots...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank GillyatWokingham
Reviewed October 28, 2018

I visited this little museum after having been bought a Spitfire simulator voucher as a present. Luckily there is a car park adjacent to the Museum (go past the Museum and turn right). I would advise being there perhaps 10-15 minutes early as registration does...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Derek C
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

Lovely and very interesting heritage centre in Park street maidenhead. Lot's of local history, very knowledgeable staff and you can even book to go on a spitfire simulator. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Pam L
Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

It was a pleasure meeting the staff at the Heritage Centre - they made our visit so enjoyable! The Spitfire Simulator was a great experience - definitely one to be recommended. We look forward to our next visit!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank LilaLove23
Reviewed July 1, 2018

We visited on 17 May 2018. Fantastic staff who were well informed . The exhibits were so interesting with great human stories. Spitfire Simulator was the highlight of the visit for my husband, Tony who is a pilot. Note for the powers that be -...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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September 7, 2016|
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Response from Richard P | Property representative |
Hi, so sorry that your question seemed to have slipped through the net. Our usual Trip advisor person has been off sick for the past few months. Anyway, it is absolutely free entry to the ground floor exhibitions. The... More