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Markham Grange Nursery & Steam Museum

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Address: Long Lands Lane | Brodsworth, Doncaster DN5 7XB, England
Phone Number: 01302 330430
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8:30 am - 5:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

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Good Plants!!

Called in to see what plants were left, and came away with some New Guinea Impatients at a £1 each they just needed a tidy up and some tlc and have settled in nicely, then spotted... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
chrismac045
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Castleford, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A few places have closed down now at Markham so there isnt much to see at all, also it is very hot inside, but we did have a nice omlette in the cafe. Wont be going again

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Castleford, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Called in to see what plants were left, and came away with some New Guinea Impatients at a £1 each they just needed a tidy up and some tlc and have settled in nicely, then spotted fuschias at 30pence great as they fill in gaps in tubs/baskets etc...nice cafe, glad I came!!

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Thank chrismac045
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A good centre with a good selection of items. Also has a nice cafe with a decent menu and good prices. The pet side of it, has a good selection of stock.

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Thank Lisa G
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

This garden centre is lovely you just get the feel that there's no funds to Rubin as everything is bodged and looks filthy! They have a aquarium and pet shop and to be honest the pet shop is the cleanest place out of every where in the garden centre, there dust and wires and alsorts just lying about like. Someone's... More 

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Thank Prinnyjay
Doncaster, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

large place but i found not alot in it lot empty space but good cafe theres good pet shop on site selling live pets budgies mice ect has a interesting steam engine showing on a sunday

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Thank Keith S
Doncaster, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

A fantastic hidden gem. Free entry. Just spent an hour wandering around looking at the different engines. The staff are clearly enthusiastic about their job. Very informative. My 2 year old absolutely loved it, he even got to blow the whistle and play with a miniature engine.

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Thank Em J
Doncaster, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

You could spend quite a while here visiting the garden stuff and then looking in at the steam museum,it is very enjoyable day.

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Thank eurotruckerian
Wakefield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

Lovely day out, impressive steam museum, dog friendly, lots to browse in garden centre and attached curio shops afterwards. Improved toilet facilities would make it five star 👍👍

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Thank Jacqui A
Cape Town, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

Local garden center with cafe/restaurant. Excellent gardening section . Massive range of bedding plants at brilliant prices & quality. Cafe always good for a meal or snack.

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Thank Catherine M
Doncaster, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

We went to initially for some plants (its that time of the year) we saw that the steam Museum was open and Wow could not believe the array of working static steam engines on display and free to go in, I could have spent a few hours in there but as my wife and grandson were with me I had... More 

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