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Iceni Centre

#10 of 11 things to do in Swaffham Features Animals
Cockley Cley, Swaffham PE37 8AG, England
+44 1760 724588
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A complete rip off!

£10 for two OAP's. The type of dilapidated farm building I remember from abandoned farms in my... read more

Reviewed September 20, 2012
Golden_oldie459
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
Iceni museum

Absolutely dire! Can't believe they charge £6 a person to wander round some dusty barns - would... read more

Reviewed September 11, 2012
Maureen I
,
Salisbury, England, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent9%
  • Very good11%
  • Average5%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible54%
Oct 19, 2016
“Very clearly closed”
Jun 3, 2016
“Closed”
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Cockley Cley, Swaffham PE37 8AG, England
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Reviewed September 20, 2012

£10 for two OAP's. The type of dilapidated farm building I remember from abandoned farms in my childhood, filled with any old scrap farm machinery the owners could lay their hands on. The carriages were slightly more interesting, unfortunately only a few had descriptions to...More

8  Thank Golden_oldie459
Reviewed September 11, 2012

Absolutely dire! Can't believe they charge £6 a person to wander round some dusty barns - would have driven on but we were trapped by the time we got to the end of the drive and could not reverse out fast enough without embarrassment! Avoid...More

8  Thank Maureen I
Reviewed August 29, 2012

Well, ive been to some shoddy places in my time, But this place takes the biscuit! On arrival is was robbed of 12 of my precious hard earned pound coins.... Parked up and went on to explore the Iceni village.. well its not what i...More

8  Thank simon b
Reviewed July 24, 2012

Ok I have lived locally for two years and kept meaning to visit but not quite made it.... well today I made it and had dreams shattered..... I arrived and paid was plesently surprised not to pay for my three year old although I thought...More

7  Thank KatyGulliver
Reviewed June 10, 2012

A really charming place that so clearly needs volunteers and some funding to bring out its potential. Take the time to explore properly - there's a lot more to see than first appears. The rather unpreposessing sheds house a motley collection of farm machinery, old...More

Thank Gattemelata
Reviewed June 3, 2012

We spent an enjoyable morning at the Iceni Village...the girl in the kiosk was very helpful and took time to explain the lay-out of the site. The village reconstruction was basic but the museum, cottage and Saxon church more than compensated for this. Take the...More

2  Thank LouTurner0206
Reviewed May 23, 2012

Love history and loved to see how we used to live, would visit again

2  Thank SheilaD1957
Reviewed April 26, 2012

Attended as part of Home educators group visit.We had rung prior to the visit and been offered discount for group - on the day they said they wouldnt give us the previously quoted discount. An Amateur set up with unimpressive models. Lengthof visit not worth...More

6  Thank jenny e
Reviewed February 18, 2012

If you are a countryside lover, and like history, this is a great afternoon out! I wasn't keen on going at first as it is a reconstruction, and to be honest, other than the heads on sticks, I didn't rate the reconstruction village much, however...More

2  Thank Witches S
Reviewed September 28, 2011

Awful place, would'nt recommend this place to anybody. £10 for two adults that ended up being a very expensive tolet break. In and out of the place in 15mins. I did not even get my camera of of my bad. Don't go....

6  Thank stellajnr
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