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Museum of Torture and Martyrdom

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Excellent collection of Medieval and 16th and 17th torture equipment.

This is not for children or the feint hearted, my wife stayed outside and drank lemonade while I... read more

Reviewed December 14, 2015
Day T
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Staines, United Kingdom
This appears to have closed (or was perhaps closed because of Ferragosto)

There was no signage and the address given was a locked courtyard door, so it had probably closed... read more

Reviewed August 16, 2016
57colina
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Aug 16, 2016
“This appears to have closed (or was perhaps closed because of Ferragosto)”
Dec 14, 2015
“Excellent collection of Medieval and 16th and 17th torture equipment.”
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Reviewed August 16, 2016

There was no signage and the address given was a locked courtyard door, so it had probably closed down rather than being temporarily shut. No signs of activity. The rating is meaningless given that.

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed December 14, 2015

This is not for children or the feint hearted, my wife stayed outside and drank lemonade while I looked around. A brutal reminder of how nasty human beings can be to each other and the sick minds who could dream up such awful tools. Lesser...More

Date of experience: May 2015
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