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Nice place for a picnic.

Really interesting place to visit. Amazing to see the actual apple tree that helped Newton define... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Educational and interesting visit

We visited this beautiful home of Sir Isaac Newton with our Children, who had both recently be... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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2 Water Lane | Woolsthorpe by Colsterworth, Grantham NG33 5PD, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Really interesting place to visit. Amazing to see the actual apple tree that helped Newton define his laws of gravity. Volunteers/staff brilliant - so informative and friendly. Will definitely visit again.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited this beautiful home of Sir Isaac Newton with our Children, who had both recently be learning about the important work that Sir Isaac Newton carried out during his life. The children were able to see the house in which he grew up and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank tenalphapapa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

From this simple house, and the apple tree in the garden, Sir Isaac Newton made his discoveries. There are good guides in every room, exhibits of his experiments and a very good science museum dedicated to his work and explained by science teachers. Adults and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Buckster21
Reviewed January 16, 2019

Great spot for a short visit . Not a great deal to see but a well preserved and important historical site. The apple tree is still alive believe it or not

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 202antonys
Reviewed January 16, 2019

Fantastic even if you are not into science or physics. Lots to explore and also an insight into the life and culure of the times when Mr Newton was living and studying. Pefect for a dry spring day or a cool autumn day, there is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed January 15, 2019

A wonderful small Manor House, unspoilt by modernity, with enthusiastic and knowledgeable volunteers.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Janet G
Reviewed November 15, 2018

As child I was always a fan of the film "Treasure Island" and I have watched it many, many times. I came all the way from Holland to visit the home of late actor Robert Newton and I was not disappointed. I knew he was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank kevbutnobacon
Reviewed November 6, 2018

We visited during the schools half term holiday and there were extra special scientific attractions laid on especially for the children that even my 4 year old grandson enjoyed. The manor which was Newtons home is especially interesting and has been left much the same...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank davewT6700VR
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Our family visited Woolsthorpe Manor over the weekend and were very pleasantly surprised by our experience and the cost of admission. It was a fun and affordable visit and we enjoyed the opportunity to walk into all of the rooms of the main house without...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 4, 2018

We planned on a quick stop here on our way up the A1 and ended up staying for 2 hours. What a fabulous place, and one of the kids's favourite now. The staff was excellent, there was a lot of interesting information about Isaac Newton's...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Mostafa K
February 17, 2019|
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Response from AmyJess24 |
Hi, The number 28 bus goes from Grantham to the village although it’s not a really frequent service. Tickets can be reserved online or via phone for when it reopens from 9th March. Go to the Woolsthorpe Manor National Trust... More
November 19, 2018|
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Response from Harry C | Reviewed this property |
The whole site is now closed for winter building works until March 2019 taken from the NT site
August 19, 2018|
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Response from M5190QPadamm | Reviewed this property |
If your driving come down the A1 & come off at Grantham. It’s about 5 miles from there, all sign posted, plus whilst your in the area, I also recommend going to see Belton House. Hope this helps !