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Eden Camp Modern History Theme Museum

| Eden Camp, Malton YO17 6RT, England
+44 1653 697777
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Housed within the buildings and grounds of a former Prisoner of War camp, a visit to this unique museum will take you back to wartime Britain. Experience the sights, sounds and even smells of life on both the Home Front and the Front Line.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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| Eden Camp, Malton YO17 6RT, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

A visit to Eden Camp, which is in the grounds of an original POW camp, let's you experience the sights, sounds and smells of wartime Britain. Well worth a visit.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an extensive Museum covering in detail British involvement in many conflicts across the world. Many aspects are covered and the trip through the huts builds into a logical sequence, the Museum features static exhibits portraying such events as the Blitz, the Home front,...More

Thank Phil S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Interesting and really well put together museum. There was a mixture of things to read, tableaux with manekins, displays and interactive exhibits. It's primarily inside but you will need to go outside to go from hut to hut. Great atmosphere. There is old fashioned music...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

WE like to visit here in the school holidays but went yesterday and it was lovely and quiet. It is a fantastic outing for the young and older family members all the displays are amazing and well presented. The café is fabulous and there is...More

Thank Karen142
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Vast array of information. Extremely i interesting. More child friendly displays/ i interactive displays would've been better as my children, aged 9+12, found the 30 huts overwhelming. They loved the playpark though!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited here on our way to Scarborough, it was a bit of a spur of the moment thing and we were definitely not disappointed. It was amazing to learn that it was once a pow camp, and that each hut once housed 64 prisoners....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have visited Eden Camp at least 7 times since I came as a kid in the early 1990s and have never been disappointed. The huts have always shown you both the good and bad aspects of wartime Britain as well as the politics, battles,...More

Thank Rich J
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited Eden camp sat 5/5/18 loved every minute,very informative felt like I’d gone back in time. Cafe was well priced and food was good,made to order and brought out to you would recommend visits for older children although adventure playground looked good.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love the Eden camp ,second visit (quite a few years in between visits) and its still brilliant , really busy bank holiday weekend , but with so much to see we could still be there now ! Based in a real pow camp , all...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited Eden Camp in April with my elderly mother. The pre-booked wheelchair was brought to the car and set up by the very helpful Nicky. The museum itself is very impressive and well set out. My mother was especially pleased to see a lot...More

1  Thank GeorgeB64
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kennyd9321
May 10, 2018|
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Response from EdenCampManagement | Property representative |
Hello, We accept chip and pin payment right across the museum - at the entrance and in the shop and cafe. Hope you enjoy your visit.
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humphreys6192
December 19, 2017|
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Response from EdenCampManagement | Property representative |
2018 Admissions are : £10.00 per adult, £8.50 per Child (aged 5-16)/Senior Citizen/Disabled. We also offer Family Tickets and discounts to groups of 10 or more(groups must pre-book).
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Julie W
August 19, 2017|
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Response from EdenCampManagement | Property representative |
Hi Julie, Thanks for your enquiry regarding wheelchairs. I am pleased to let you know that we do have wheelchairs available that can be borrowed from our Reception Office free of charge. They are manual chairs that need to... More
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