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Sheringham Museum at the Mo

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Lest We Forget exhibition

Having visited the Lest We Forget exhibition on rememberence weekend I just want to record my... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
887stephen
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Sheringham, United Kingdom
The MO

Brilliant very very iteresting with great staff and gifts. The viewing tower is superb and the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
tonymL5449KD
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Caister-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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All reviews wind farm local history viewing tower well worth a visit interesting exhibits world war wind power fishing boats on display interesting visit fishing industry all ages couple of hours per adult volunteer staff little gem run by volunteers
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Having visited the Lest We Forget exhibition on rememberence weekend I just want to record my appreciation for this excellent event. Clearly much thought and effort went into all the displays which were a great tribute to those who made the ultimate sacrifice from the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 887stephen
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Brilliant very very iteresting with great staff and gifts. The viewing tower is superb and the place is immaculatly clean and friendly. Highly reccomended

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank tonymL5449KD
Reviewed October 29, 2018

This is a fascinating museum not huge but well stocked You would be sorry to miss this as it is very relevant to local history

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank JethrotheMutant
Reviewed October 26, 2018

So much to see, lots of interesting items, plenty of history about the fishing area around Sheringham. Very informative special going on there at the moment about WW1 how the war affected people of Sheringham, with plenty to read and look at.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank kittychris94
Reviewed October 17, 2018 via mobile

Visited on a wet and blowy Sunday in October whilst staying in North Norfolk. Very friendly welcome from one of the volunteers running the museum. The museum has many different exhibits all with the link of the sea. We enjoyed looking, reading and finding out...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 13, 2018

For a town the size of Sheringham to provide such an interesting and well-presented museum is an achievement to be admired. Although the magnificent old lifeboats do provide a splendid foundation, the museum covers much more of Sheringham's history, and is topped by (pun intended)...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank OffshoreAlan
Reviewed October 9, 2018

Lots of well presented information mainly concerning lifeboats and some World War 1 data. Excellent viewing gallery facing the sea. Worth a visit.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Rob Y
Reviewed October 6, 2018

The Mo was our highlight of visiting Sheringham. It was a very interesting museum featuring lifeboats, the life of fishing families, wartime experiences, and a wonderful photographic exhibition by Olive Edis. It also had the only gansey collection I have ever seen and a viewing...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank John B
Sheringham M, Manager at Sheringham Museum at the Mo, responded to this reviewResponded October 9, 2018

Hello John B, thank you for saying that your visit to the museum was your highlight of your visit, that is such a lovely thing to say. The gansey's are something close to our hearts and an area which we are building on. thank you...More

Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

Really a very interesting place to visit, lots of history and lots to see, needs a good couple of hours but worth it.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank pat w
Reviewed September 24, 2018

A lovely little museum that has loads thoughtfully presented perfectly capturing the history of Sheringham. The life boasts and their history are fascinating added to which the viewing tower that gives a 360 view of the town and sea and the very interesting wind farm...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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nic_gaskin
August 29, 2018|
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Response from Sheringham M | Property representative |
I do apologise, unfortunately we do not allow dogs into the museum, with the exception of seeing-eye dogs. Sometimes the responses take a little while for Trip advisor to post so there was a time delay in our answering. For... More
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Dawn C
August 28, 2018|
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Hello, many apologies as we tend to only manage to reply to direct postings of questions and reviews as opposed to this forum. Unfortunately we do not allow dogs on site, only seeing-eye or guide dogs. As another reviewer... More
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