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JCB Factory Tour

55 reviews
Rocester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I wasn't sure what to expect exactly and I am glad as the whole experience was fantastic! Our tour guide Hazel was fantastic! The museum and displays were so well layed out and extremely interesting, the tour of the factory was brilliant I would definitely...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On arrival at the impressive Visitor Reception, the hospitality and the welcome was above and beyond what had been expected. Coffee and biscuits were followed by a tour of the Museum led by a friendly and knowledgeable guide who tells the very human story of...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 13, 2019 via mobile

I couldn’t find a trip adviser reviewer option for just the lakes so I have added it here. The lakes were recommend to me on a recent holiday and we took our children for a scooter and pram walk and we had a lovely time....More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 8, 2019

Our tour started with tea/coffee and biscuits in the reception area where we were welcomed by a team of friendly tour guides. The tour was conducted in small groups each with a guide. We each had a headset so that we could hear our tour...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank Jon S
Reviewed April 8, 2019

The Factory Tour is thorough and generous. Seldom does one get inside such a large working plant right on a production line in action. An inspiration for what can be achieved when minds and hearts are focussed. This is not just a blokey establishment; Britain's...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank David L
Reviewed February 5, 2019 via mobile

What an experience! Visiting the world renowned home of innovation excellence! JCB! Arriving at the Uttoxeter headquarters of the engineering giant excited me. After parking in the VIP car park... yes... VIP car park, I ventured towards the entrance of this mechanical utopia. Looking up...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank thecaffeineghost
Reviewed November 28, 2018 via mobile

Excellent visit, very thoughtful and professional guides. Great value for money and a wonderful insight into the history of the company. Factory tour was fascinating and really well explained.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Dave5506
Reviewed October 3, 2018

very good tour hazel very good and liked a laugh ,musuem exellant ,tour of factory very good might be a bit noisey for some people but you do wear headphones safety very important dont wear open top sandells you will not be let in meal...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank christopher n
Reviewed September 24, 2018

A really informative tour through the history of the JCB company through to the amazing and slick production line. We also enjoyed a great lunch of organic produce from the JCB family farm.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank ISSI57
Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

It was a very good tour was very interesting but the only problem was that I realised that there was a surcharge £40 added on on to the additional £18tour total £78.00 as there was only two of us .. wouldn't mine it was booked...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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February 23, 2019|
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Response from Dave5506 | Reviewed this property |
They are trans receivers but very good quality
July 25, 2018|
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Response from Samuel P | Reviewed this property |
I think that it would be difficult. Although the walkways are flat and well marked out they are quite narrow in places as they go between industrial machinery.
Lindsey M
May 7, 2018|
Response from Digaman |
Try ringing 01889 590312 and ask for Susan Finney who is mentioned in some of the reviews.