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Address: Museum Square, Wisbech PE13 1ES, England
Phone Number: 01945 585096

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archaeological dig

we went here for an archaeological dig a while ago and it was a very interesting day in the beautiful grounds. we found a few little bits but it was more exciting to talk to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 16, 2015
Elizabeth B
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Wisbech, United Kingdom
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Heanor, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2015 via mobile

We wanted to visit since I moved to the fens in 2000, however I usually only go to Wisbech to see family or pop to the shops and am not familiar with the town at all. I drove round n round n round and saw the clarkson memorial a few times and a blue plaque for the birth, life or... More 

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Wisbech, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

we went here for an archaeological dig a while ago and it was a very interesting day in the beautiful grounds. we found a few little bits but it was more exciting to talk to everyone else who really knew what they were doing

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Thank Elizabeth B
Wisbech, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015 via mobile

We enjoy going to Wisbech castle to see how it has been restored and also to go in the dungeons. They also do the nicest cream teas. It's peaceful in the garden also.

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1 Thank Phillipa D
Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

We went there for a friends wedding it was really nice we had a great time with great food and drink would go there again

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Wisbech, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

I have lived and worked locally since 1981 and was suprised to see what was hidden. Well worth a look especially if you are interested in history.

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Thank Sareyg11
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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87 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Having lived in the Wisbech area most of our lives we decided to go and see this historical "castle" All I can say is we were both very disappointed with the house the actual leaflet with the history was more interesting than the castle

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2 Thank Happy123154
Chatteris, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

I found this as I was searching for somewhere to go on a 'Heritage Day'. This is a really interesting visit with very knowledgeable people to talk to. The history of the site is fascinating, revealing why this Georgian house is called Wisbech Castle. Sadly the vaults were not open when I went as the rain had put paid to... More 

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1 Thank Hazel M
Cambridgeshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2012

Visited again this time as part of a walk around the town with a county archaeologist. The gardens were looking nice and apear to have recovere from the big castle dig several years before.

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1 Thank Fenlandier
Peterborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2012

fasciniating building with real people history. guide was very knowledgable and passionate about the building

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Cambridgeshire
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120 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2012

Held the first of their monthly markets on 14th April. A great location for local events like this. Hopefully it will be well supported. Looking forward to the next one. The procuce was really fresh and local too. The apple juice is good.

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