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The Castle Heritage Centre

The Castle The Wharf, Bude EX23 8LG, England
+44 1288 357300
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Nice Piece of History

We went just to have a quick look around the Centre but were there for quite a while as it was so... read more

Reviewed June 17, 2018
Sonia B
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
Chaotic Display by Wonderful Informative

It is well worth visiting the Heritage Centre as it is full of the most wonderful facts about Bude... read more

Reviewed February 22, 2018
James Bischoff
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Swindon, United Kingdom
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The Castle The Wharf, Bude EX23 8LG, England
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+44 1288 357300
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"local history"
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"fab views"
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"interesting exhibits"
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"ship wrecks"
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"free entry"
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"gift shop"
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"on display"
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"lovely cafe"
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"couple of hours"
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"worth a visit"
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"exhibition"
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"insight"
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Reviewed June 17, 2018

We went just to have a quick look around the Centre but were there for quite a while as it was so interesting the grounds are very well cared for and there is a nice restaurant upstairs with a really good outside seating area on...More

Thank Sonia B
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Reviewed February 22, 2018

It is well worth visiting the Heritage Centre as it is full of the most wonderful facts about Bude and its surrounding villages plus the history of local ship wrecks and characters. The layout is chaotic but it is a fun place to wander around....More

Thank James Bischoff
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Reviewed February 19, 2018

We enjoyed a hot chocolate in the very reasonably priced cafe with stunningviews after a breathtaking walk. There was plenty of variety Iin the gift shop and we enjoyed the art exhibits.

Thank maireblackley
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Reviewed February 5, 2018

Lovely place to visit - started off with in the cafe with its lovely views, and then on to the many interesting and inter-active exhibits. Lots of local information in beautiful surroundings. No entrance fee!

Thank Jean W
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Reviewed December 6, 2017

While visiting in Bude last week, we got to view & inspect the Castle. It was lovely & decorated for Christmas!

Thank oek9mom
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Reviewed November 24, 2017 via mobile

This was a pleasant surprise. Lovely layout and very ingesting, historically. Lots of information and local history. The cafe is very good and great prices. Lovely sea view. Located in the heart of Bude by the canal and sea front

Thank Harry J
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Reviewed November 10, 2017

We went to this place in all honesty because we were on holiday and the weather was awful that day so it was something indoors to do. It was free entry and I am glad it was as there wasn't an awful lot to look...More

Thank welovethebeach2017
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Reviewed October 16, 2017

On a cold day we decided to visit but realised the heritage centre was up narrow stairs and I am disabled. Soon found a lift hidden away and arrived at café limelight a treat with fab views over the beack as we drank our coffees....More

Thank Revitt
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Reviewed September 23, 2017 via mobile

We visited the Castle Heritage Centre on our spare day in Bude ahead of five days walking the SWCP to Woolacombe. Lots of interesting displays giving insights to local history - a great place to while away a couple of hours, with somewhere to get...More

Thank One_of_the_BOFs
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Reviewed September 19, 2017

The Castle heritage centre is well worth a visit, it has lots of interesting things on display which relate to the Castle itself as well as Bude & the surrounding areas.

Thank Mike P
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