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Windsor and Royal Borough Museum

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Address: The Guildhall, Windsor, England
Phone Number: 01628685686
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Trip with granddaughter

The museum was very interesting about the early history of Windsor Listening headphones brought the exhibitions to life Cost was reasonable with kids free

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Susan C
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The museum was very interesting about the early history of Windsor Listening headphones brought the exhibitions to life Cost was reasonable with kids free

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Thank Susan C
Brighton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

Free on the day I went, very nice staff offered audio info. The relics and history is very helpful to know, giving a sense of how the town of Windsor was created; fascinating.

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Thank satiate001
Windsor, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016

Although small, this museum is lovely and well laid out. The staff are friendly and knowledgeable and always make us feel welcomed. We go regularly because during school holidays they always have fantastic family events on. (usually every Tuesday and Thursday.) Today they were teaching about morse code and our son learnt how to send messages using sound and light.... More 

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Windsor, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2016

A Very interesting place to learn about the history of Windsor. Small yet with a great deal of information.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016 via mobile

It is a tiny museum (30 minutes to see everything). However, very interesting and definitely worth visiting. £2 for an adult's ticket.

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Thank Voyager c
Hampshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2015

This is a part of one of Windsor's met famous buildings, part of which was converted into a museum in recent years. The venue is accessible and the displays are fascinating.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015 via mobile

Windsor Museum is housed in a single room on the ground floor of the elegant Georgian town hall which sits just beneath the entrance to the castle. In recent years it has found fame as the registry office for the marriage of Prince Charles and Camilla Parker Bowles as well as the civil partnership of Elton John and David Amish... More 

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Abertillery, null, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

£2 entry. not bad i suppose as the tour is interesting. not worth taking children as very boring for them but interesting for adults

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Thank Miranda_E80
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Tucked away beside the Guild Hall this Museum gives visitors an overview of Windsor. Well presented an manned by local volunteers.

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Thank Datchet
Windsor, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Interesting History of Windsor with lots of useful information Quite small and would take no longer than 30-45 minutes to go round

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