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Doncaster Museum and Art Gallery

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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I am a highly intelligent man. Everybody knows this and admires and respects me enormously. The one... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Sunday in Donny

Having travelled up for a friend's party we were very pleased to stumble across the Doncaster... read more

Reviewed October 29, 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am a highly intelligent man. Everybody knows this and admires and respects me enormously. The one thing I love is visiting museums, but not just any museum. My perfect museum must have stuffed animals and preferably lots and lots of them. Doncaster Museum does...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Neil M, Manager at Doncaster Museum and Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear kevbnutnobacon, Many thanks for your review of Doncaster Museum & Art Gallery and we are really pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit. I know that our stone age display is very realistic, but please be assured that they are not real people...More

Reviewed October 29, 2018

Having travelled up for a friend's party we were very pleased to stumble across the Doncaster Museum before heading home again. Fascinating exhibits, well presented and the art display on the first floor was first rate, though sadly the piece that took my eye had...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank PeterHaydon50
Neil M, Manager at Doncaster Museum and Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded October 31, 2018

Dear PeterHaydon50, We are so pleased to hear that you 'stumbled' across Doncaster Museum & Art Gallery, and also that you enjoyed your visit so much. We hope to see you again next time you are in Donny :)

Reviewed September 20, 2018

There are items on display that are not available any where else in the uk.. One example a pigeon Extinct

Date of experience: September 2018
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Neil M, Manager at Doncaster Museum and Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded September 23, 2018

Dear Angela H, Thanks for your comments, and we hope that you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed August 12, 2018

I often pop in when I'm passing as there is so much to see and take in. Lots about the history of the town, from the Romans to the railways and the KOYLI section. If you're passing, call in.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Neil M, Manager at Doncaster Museum and Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2018

Dear Simca1301, We are pleased to hear that you enjoy your regular visits to the Museum, and look forward to seeing you again soon :)

Reviewed July 18, 2018

it is a realy great day out for all the family.We looked at almost everything.However pretty small but overall a good place to visit.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Neil M, Manager at Doncaster Museum and Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded July 19, 2018

Dear Adrian J, We are really pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit to Doncaster Museum & Art Gallery, and we hope that you will be back again soon :)

Reviewed May 15, 2018

Great place, great things on display too, really really good visit, I went with my kids and they had the good time, was a bit embarassing due to the fact that many of my own private things were on show...But we survived

Date of experience: May 2018
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Neil M, Manager at Doncaster Museum and Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded May 17, 2018

Dear Debbie J, We are really pleased to hear that you and your kids enjoyed your visit to Doncaster Museum & Art Gallery and we hope to see you again soon :)

Reviewed May 7, 2018

..... it's bigger on the inside than it is on the outside. What a great and well presented set of collections, charting the story of Doncaster from pre history to its railways and its racecourse. Well laid out and much to see. The current Home...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Neil M, Manager at Doncaster Museum and Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded May 9, 2018

Dear Mikey418, We are really pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit to Doncaster Museum & Art Gallery. Our exhibtions change regularly, so there is always something new to see, so we hope to see you again soon :)

Reviewed April 28, 2018

Well designed and presented with a great variety of exhibits and displays, including the geology of the area and local history through the ages. I was particularly interested in the King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry Regimental Gallery. Certainly something for all the family to enjoy...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Neil M, Manager at Doncaster Museum and Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded April 30, 2018

Dear kensmoon, Many thanks for your review of Doncaster Museum & Art Gallery, and we are really pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit. Don't forget that we have a changing exhibition programme, so there is always something new to see.

Reviewed April 26, 2018

I used to come here fifty years ago when I was at school at Hill House,which used to be literally at the back of the museum on South Parade. I called by the place recently and saw it was still open and going strong. It...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed April 4, 2018

A fantastic day out was had here at Doncaster Museum, it's free with a variety of great exhibits, from animals to art! The building is a bit dated but it adds to the character.More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Neil M, Manager at Doncaster Museum and Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded April 6, 2018

dear Jack H, Many thanks for your kind comments about Doncaster Museum & Art Gallery, and we are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit. You might be interested to know that we are moving to a new building in 2020, which will also...More

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Dani M
November 10, 2017|
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Response from Neil M | Property representative |
Dear Dani M, we are sorry to hear that the handle broke off the sword. If you would like to return it to the Museum we will replace it with a new one, or give you a complete refund. If you would like to contact anyone about... More
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Helen W
February 11, 2016|
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Response from Neil M | Property representative |
Sorry we have taken a long time to reply, but our opening hours are Wednesday to Friday 10am - 4.30pm. Saturday and Sunday 10.30am to 4.15pm
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