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Weston Museum

Burlington Street, Weston super Mare BS23 1PR, England
+44 1934 621028
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The growth of a seaside resort

Hadn't been to the museum for many years, and some of the displays seemed the same as I remembered... read more

Reviewed December 1, 2013
Phil C
Fab museum, but go soon!

Lots of things to do and see for toddlers to grandparents. Dressing up, nostalgic ephemera... read more

Reviewed November 15, 2013
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Weston Museum is located in Weston-super-Mare, North Somerset, England. The museum, which is currently closed for refurbishment, and will open again in August 2017, details the history of Weston-super-Mare and the surrounding area from pre-historic times up to the present day
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  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
May 23, 2017
“a must see”
Aug 29, 2016
“I Bought a Name Brick!”
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Burlington Street, Weston super Mare BS23 1PR, England
+44 1934 621028
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Reviewed December 1, 2013

Hadn't been to the museum for many years, and some of the displays seemed the same as I remembered it. Some of the upstairs was shut off when I visited which was a little disappointing. Kind of a place where once you have had a...More

Thank Phil C
Reviewed November 15, 2013

Lots of things to do and see for toddlers to grandparents. Dressing up, nostalgic ephemera, slightly disturbing old arcade machines, Roman baby skeleton, nice cafe... Loads of special activities in half terms and holidays, the staff and manager really make an effort and work late...More

1  Thank itinerantcrumpet
Reviewed November 7, 2013

This is a little haven off the beaten track but near-ish to town.Its quiet and peaceful for a culpa and preserves the best of old Weston, especially the pier. Some of the stuffed animals look a little dusty these days, but children I have taken...More

1  Thank Jane L
Reviewed October 26, 2013

All compact and easy access on foot from the seafront hotels. A good mix of old and modern shops, also " proper " pubs just off main square.

1  Thank Trevor S
Reviewed October 23, 2013

Museum tucked away bit tricky to find and no parking near by. intresting place but once you seen it it get's a bit boring cafe limited in good's and a bit hit and miss as to selection. Shop and staff lovely.

Thank Paul W
Reviewed August 25, 2013

Had a lovely time visiting this superb attraction. This museum was recommended o us by a local. Reasonable price to get in and a lovely little cafe, staffed by polite people. A nostalgia trip of holidays gone by. Loved Clara's cottage a must for anyone....More

2  Thank Julie B
Reviewed August 21, 2013

Interesting museum with a good range of exhibits. Lots of things for younger children to do - dressing up, putting on a puppet show etc

2  Thank DimasPlymouthUK
Reviewed August 14, 2013

Weston super mare town is great place for shoppers,it has great restaurants.I know as i was in the sovereign centre has many many shops,my wife found the sovereign centre an excellent place.The cafe in the centre was good,as because of chronic backpain i was unable...More

1  Thank mikey4888
Reviewed August 6, 2013

The museum was great, grandson enjoyed the exhibitions and "The Big Dig" was a hit. Grandfather also enjoyed and would have spent more time if allowed !!!

1  Thank jercath
Reviewed July 30, 2013

When in town seek out the museum ,it's full of local history and artefacts. On a wet day you and yours can enjoy many hours in nice and friendly surroundings.with plenty of things to see and do for children and adults alike. Visit and look...More

Thank Clive441
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June 30, 2015|
Response from Tina B | Property representative |
Hello, the museum is currently closed for refurbishment. Head to the museum's website for more information :)