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COAM Again

I was here about ten years ago and decided to revisit. The car park was good and I was greeted... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
CarltonA10
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Stoke Poges, United Kingdom
Fun couple of hours!

Our family attended this fun outdoor museum after visiting the Harry Potter Museum. It was a fun... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
CREY70
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New York City, New York
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was here about ten years ago and decided to revisit. The car park was good and I was greeted nicely in reception. I spent two and a half hours wandering around at liesure. There were a couple of school goups going around and a...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank CarltonA10
ChilternOAM, Manager at Chiltern Open Air Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review, we're really pleased that you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family attended this fun outdoor museum after visiting the Harry Potter Museum. It was a fun and relaxing activity where the kids could run and explore history.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank CREY70
ChilternOAM, Manager at Chiltern Open Air Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review, we're really pleased that you enjoyed some fun hours with us.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took my two young granddaughters here in the school holidays. Thought they weren’t going to engage with the experience at first because the area around the entrance and as you walk from there is a bit devoid of things to interest young kids, but once...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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ChilternOAM, Manager at Chiltern Open Air Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for you review, we're pleased that you enjoyed your visit and we will definitely take your feedback on board about making the entrance more engaging.

Reviewed August 13, 2019 via mobile

A beautiful day out with the grandchildren, very educational for them regarding the way we lived in the past, the day we visited there was hands on craft making for the children, would recommend.

Date of experience: August 2019
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ChilternOAM, Manager at Chiltern Open Air Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review, we're really pleased that you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed August 3, 2019

As the Grandmother of 3 children I am trying to book for Terrific Tuesday 6/8/19. The website is very difficult as doesn’t offer the option of an adult with 3 children., or allow you to book one adult 2 children plus a single children’s ticket...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Judith K
ChilternOAM, Manager at Chiltern Open Air Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 5, 2019

Hi Judith, I'm very sorry that you had difficulties using our website. I understand that you have since spoken to one of my colleagues who has let you know that you don't need to pre-book for our Terrific Tuesday event. We look forward to welcoming...More

Reviewed July 21, 2019 via mobile

The open air museum is not the biggest but it is a lovely walk around the site. Several building to visit and read the information. Particularly liked the dig did victory site. Beautiful garden. Give the coffee shop in the village square a miss. We...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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ChilternOAM, Manager at Chiltern Open Air Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review. Our team of volunteers have done a wonderful job with a Dig for Victory allotment and gardens this year. I will pass on your feedback about hot drinks to our Catering Manager.

Reviewed July 7, 2019 via mobile

This is a really pleasant day out with it being low key but with lots and lots of things to see. The staff are all keen to help out and pass on their knowledge especially the young school teacher. There are building that have been...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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ChilternOAM, Manager at Chiltern Open Air Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review. Our 'Dig for Victory' allotment has been popular with many of our visitors this year and our 1940s prefab is also popular because lots of people know someone who lived in one. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed July 3, 2019 via mobile

Absolutely love this place, we are now members to we can visit as much as we like, there’s always so much going on and our 7yr old loves it, we’ve seen re enactments from many eras and some you can take part in, there are...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 4, 2019 via mobile

Went with 2 10yr old boys they had a great time wandering through the old buildings dressing up. Great big spaces to run and play. Best parts for them WW1 and 2 also Iron Age house they had visited that before on a school trip....More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Alice S
Reviewed June 2, 2019

An interesting and well laid out museum. We went on a lovely hot day which helped us enjoy it all the more. The site is well maintained and everyone working there was very friendly and helpful. The woodland walk was a pleasant extra. We brought...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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ninismith86
August 20, 2019|
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Response from ChilternOAM | Property representative |
The Museum is suitable for all ages.
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Ali0818
August 14, 2019|
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Response from J7065JRmattw | Reviewed this property |
Very much so, there's plenty of free parking and once you enter there's lots to see and do, the old buildings are part of it but there are outfits for kids to dress up in, victorian games to play with, animals to see, lots... More
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KellyE1722
September 21, 2018|
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Response from AlinaRC | Reviewed this property |
Adults are 10.50, Children 6.50.You can easily spend the day here so good value for money. Small children are free or if you are local there is the option for an annual pass.
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