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The Yorkshire Waterways Museum

Dutch River Side, Goole DN14 5TB, England
+44 1405 768730
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Went here as heard about it from a friend it was very interesting a nod quite a surprise .would... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Susan C
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Leeds, United Kingdom
Great day there

I went and had a look today, spent ages looking at and reading about Tom Puddings etc in the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Smitbar E
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
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“boat trip” (25 reviews)
“dock area” (2 reviews)
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Dutch River Side, Goole DN14 5TB, England
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+44 1405 768730
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"little gem"
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"pudding"
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"well worth a visit"
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"nice cafe"
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"few hours"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here as heard about it from a friend it was very interesting a nod quite a surprise .would maybe an interest for schools to visit

Thank Susan C
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I went and had a look today, spent ages looking at and reading about Tom Puddings etc in the museum, then a trip on a tug that once towed the Tom Puddings, very informative crew on the boat, a good look at ships in Goole...More

1  Thank Smitbar E
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a lovely afternoon here today very enjoyable, very interesting lots of information about the boat.s in and around this area, staff pleasant service good, food 🥘 is served in the cafe great cakes 🍰 yum yum,very impressed on how they are geared up for...More

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Reviewed May 1, 2018

A small group of us visited the Museum on Sunday and had a leisurely wander around the exhibits followed by a pleasant boat trip around the docks which was really interesting. Afterwards we had a tasty light lunch in the café. All the staff there...More

1  Thank Jilly116
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Reviewed April 9, 2018

Very interesting couple of hours, learning about the history of the Goole docks and going on the trip around the docks of today/

Thank David L
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Reviewed March 27, 2018 via mobile

What a lovely day out.took the grandchildren to this museum,and had a lovely day.the staff were so helpful in explaining the museum and what was there.the little cafe was great cooking some really nice and good quality food.we were then taken on a boat ride...More

Thank Geoffrey E
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Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

This place is a nice place to take younger children to it is out of the way of other things in the area all on is own down a long stretch of road but they have nice gardens to look in and boat rides

Thank Emily J
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Reviewed February 3, 2018 via mobile

Was recommended to us and was not disappointed. Not massive but there is lots of clear information. It was certainly a learning day for us. Thoroughly enjoyed our visit.

1  Thank heidimay
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Reviewed October 15, 2017

Free museum with information on the docks and life in Goole. We also took a 45 minute trip on the water, the docks were interesting even though there was no activity going on on a Sunday. I had never heard about the Pudding Toms, coal...More

1  Thank Jenny W
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Reviewed October 2, 2017

Enjoyed a lovely visit here the information provided was perfect and I learnt quit a lot , both inside and the outside were lovely and well kept.

1  Thank Seasonedtravellers99
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Sue H
February 15, 2018|
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Response from Gavin D | Reviewed this property |
It’s free to enter the museum. There was a charge for the boat trip, can’t remember how much but very reasonable.
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shirleywindsor
February 1, 2017|
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Response from marisa_shaun | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't bother at all.. Go somewhere else
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Ann H
September 7, 2016|
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Response from David M | Reviewed this property |
I can't answer this question I'm sure if you contact the museum they will help you.
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