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Come and visit our 1879 Police Station, complete with original cells & charge office! Upstairs we have a 1895 Magistrates Court as well displays of equipment, vehicles and evidence and on the ground floor. We are open every Tuesday for drop in...more
All reviews court room ex police police station police uniforms police force magistrates court newton street original cells sniffer dogs knowledgeable volunteers school holidays couple of hours a small gift shop answer questions old victorian all ages half term
This museum is an experience for everyone staff friendly and lots of things to see and interact. Lots of interesting things to look at and kids loved it.
There is a shop to buy postcards hats and various other items reasonably priced.
Entrance to museum...More
We’ve visited here today and have had a great time! The staff were all so pleasant, professional and informative and really made it fun for the kids (and the adults). From the minute we walked through the door the staff were brilliant and had a...More
What we have is an excellent little museum that has numerous displays of uniform, hats, motorbikes etc. There are also the old Victorian cells and booking desk to "admire" , which incredibly were used up until the 1970s, as well as the magistrates court room...More
Lucky to walk past this on the one day per week it is open - Tuesdays from 10:30am.
Really enjoyed my visit. Lots of excellent volunteer staff all of whom had been in the force and some in uniform. Very helpful and willing to talk...More
I visited with my 8 year old daughter whilst on an overnight trip to Manchester and found this on TripAdvisor. I would totally agree with the positive reviews. The museum was really interesting and something a bit different. All the staff, volunteers I think, were...More
Response from bikerdave2016 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure.. when I went it was quite quiet and I seem to remember that they were showing people handcuffs and truncheons and stuff. I think the answer is yes provided you don't go in the height of the holidays when they may... More
Not sure.. when I went it was quite quiet and I seem to remember that they were showing people handcuffs and truncheons and stuff. I think the answer is yes provided you don't go in the height of the holidays when they may be too stretched to give everyone individual attention
Response from Arthur_Tash | Reviewed this property |
This has been copied from their website............
If you would like to book a private tour for between 5- 25 people we offer these on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. Tours last between one and a half to two hours and... More