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Very impressive building

Highly impressive building in the centre of Barnsley, sculpted in Portland stone. Constructed some... read more

Reviewed March 2, 2019
allertonlad
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Northallerton, United Kingdom
Amazing

What a beautiful building, pure Deco. Staff are very helpful knowledgeable and friendly. All... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
Pericles212
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England, United Kingdom
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Reviewed March 2, 2019

Highly impressive building in the centre of Barnsley, sculpted in Portland stone. Constructed some 86 years ago, the landscaped fountain areas in front make it an eye-catching place to visit if in the town centre.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank allertonlad
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

What a beautiful building, pure Deco. Staff are very helpful knowledgeable and friendly. All exhibitions are easy to follow making this a great day out. Highly recommend.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Pericles212
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Cafe is small but worth a visit. Visit the free museum whilst you are there Tea, Coffee and snacks are very reasonable. Staff are very friendly.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Derek C
Reviewed March 10, 2018 via mobile

Very good and interactive for the kids. I went to the museum and found it rather interesting. There was a craft station there and lot of interactive bits and bobs. I visited the cafe and was very impressed with the nourishment I ordered. The shop...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Really D
Reviewed January 10, 2018 via mobile

One of the best crozzled bacon sarnies I have ever eaten. Served within a toasted ciabatta and cooked to perfection. Lovely freshly cooked food and freshly made sandwiches. Recommend a visit

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed March 8, 2017 via mobile

We visited the town hall on the recommendation of a lady at the Cooper Gallery. We immediately found ourselves in the Barnsley experience museum. What a place! A wonderful interactive museum telling a fascinating history of Barnsley and surrounding areas. Very interesting exhibition about the...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Janerat
Reviewed January 8, 2017 via mobile

Food was nice tasting rubbish value for money came out feeling hungry and I'm only small had the stew 4 prices of meat in a gravy 2 tablespoons of mash and a tiny dumpling £12.50 so not worth it very disappointed. But nice pub.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank bryany27
Reviewed September 27, 2016

The town hall is an absolutely amazing building that stands out above the centre of the town. The gardens surrounding it are lovely with planted flower beds and a large water feature. There is a museum housed in the building as well that is worth...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

Absolutely beautiful now it has been refurbished, everywhere was so clean and looked really cared for, the room used for the wedding service was lovely, light and airy for a hot day and really well presented wish we could have been able to throw confetti...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Karen J
Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

First of all the reception i received was welcoming. The lady there was polite and well informed. Visited the museum had half hour to spare. Very interesting particularly like the history of the miners.I will be visiting lots more . The security guard very professional....More

Date of experience: May 2016
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