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Redbridge Museum & Heritage Centre

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Lovely place, Educative and informative

Happened to discover the place after a visit to the library. Nice and helpful staffs at the... read more

Reviewed September 22, 2018
olrotimi
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Greater London, United Kingdom
via mobile
Well worth a visit

Went to this museum with my daughter and 4 kids - 3-12years. Looking at Ilford now you would not... read more

Reviewed November 5, 2017
kirklycl
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Quito, Ecuador
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Redbridge Museum explores the many different places, people and events in over 150,000 years of Redbridge history. We deliver a wide range of schools education sessions linked to the National Curriculum. All sessions include object handling...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Redbridge Central Library, Clements Road | Redbridge Museum & Heritage Centre, 2nd Floor, Redbridge Central Library, Ilford IG1 1EA, England
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Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

Happened to discover the place after a visit to the library. Nice and helpful staffs at the reception desk, well described events, neat and well maintained. I liked the interactive history and couldn't get enough of the library in the 2hours I spent there. Would...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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RedbridgeMuseum, Museum Assistant at Redbridge Museum & Heritage Centre, responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2018

Hi Rotimi, we're glad you enjoyed your visit! Thank you for your review and we hope to welcome you again soon! Best wishes, the Redbridge Museum team

Reviewed July 19, 2018

Redbridge Museum is located on the 2nd Floor, Central Library, Clements Road, Ilford. This unconventional but tasteful museum shows newer residents of the Borough some of the more significant aspects of local history. Starts with the present day and looks back into the past. The...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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RedbridgeMuseum, Museum Assistant at Redbridge Museum & Heritage Centre, responded to this reviewResponded July 25, 2018

Hi Inscribe, we're glad you enjoyed your visit! Thank you for your review and we hope to welcome you again soon! Best wishes, the Redbridge Museum team

Reviewed November 5, 2017 via mobile

Went to this museum with my daughter and 4 kids - 3-12years. Looking at Ilford now you would not know its history which this small free, council operated museum does very well to make amends. It's very well presented with a variety of good interactive...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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RedbridgeMuseum, Museum Assistant at Redbridge Museum & Heritage Centre, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2017

Hi kirklycl, We're glad you enjoyed your visit! Thanks for the review and come again soon! Best, Redbridge Museum team

Reviewed August 17, 2017

Though small it is well laid out taking us through the area.I was particularly interested in the display case dedicated to Winston Churchill.They have display cards about other topics such as the local cinemas. .I don't understand why they stop in the 1990s.One girl is...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed March 23, 2017

I recently visited the Redbridge Museum at the Redbridge central library. The recent topic was clothes now and then. The displays were all so informative about people of different backgrounds wearing clothes before and how clothing has changed since then. My daughter loved it!

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed March 14, 2017

On what Redbridge wore over 300 years. Nicely laid out, not quite finished when we called. One of London's pleasant local museums. Worth a visit

Date of experience: March 2017
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RedbridgeMuseum, Museum Assistant at Redbridge Museum & Heritage Centre, responded to this reviewResponded March 16, 2017

Dear Loughtonian1, Thank you for your review! We're very glad you enjoyed your visit. Hope to see you again soon. Kind regards, Redbridge Museum Team

Reviewed March 12, 2017

Been here a few time to check out various exibits. Its also got a great collection of things of local historic interest.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Simon L
RedbridgeMuseum, Museum Assistant at Redbridge Museum & Heritage Centre, responded to this reviewResponded March 16, 2017

Dear Simon, Thank you for your review! We're very glad you enjoyed your visit. Hope to see you again soon. Kind regards, Redbridge Museum Team

Reviewed January 27, 2017

Interesting information about my local borough. Takes back into history and helped in understanding history reading books.

Date of experience: May 2016
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RedbridgeMuseum, Museum Assistant at Redbridge Museum & Heritage Centre, responded to this reviewResponded January 28, 2017

Dear _mirshahzada, Thank you for your review! We're happy to have helped. Hope to see you again soon. Kind regards, Redbridge Museum Team

Reviewed June 27, 2016

Not too big but nice museum with interesting photos and other things, Nearby is public library with nice atmosphere inside.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Chris C
Reviewed May 11, 2016

Kids seemed to enjoy it not sure if relevant to anything they are learning at school but they seemed to be smiling throughout the visit

Date of experience: April 2016
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