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Snibston Discovery Museum and Country Park - CLOSED

Ashby Road, Coalville LE67 3LN, England
+44 1530 278444
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Do not take the tour!!

This was a good day out as there are plenty of hands on exhibits for kids and adults alike. Lots of... read more

Reviewed August 12, 2014
KateyMoon
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Perth, United Kingdom
Super Snibston

With the weather being totally unhelpful in its predictability my friend and I were looking for... read more

Reviewed August 11, 2014
Georgie B
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Leicester
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Take a fascinating journey around Snibston where you can discover 500 years of technological innovation and its impact on our everyday lives. From the earliest mining tools, prototype jet engine to the largest fashion display outside London, there is plenty to explore at this must see museum!
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Mar 12, 2017
“Was a great museum”
Jul 12, 2016
“Great for children of all ages”
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Ashby Road, Coalville LE67 3LN, England
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+44 1530 278444

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Reviewed August 12, 2014

This was a good day out as there are plenty of hands on exhibits for kids and adults alike. Lots of try and lots to learn. What let it all down was the tour of the colliery which was tedious, uninformative and went on for...More

Thank KateyMoon
Reviewed August 11, 2014

With the weather being totally unhelpful in its predictability my friend and I were looking for somewhere to accommodate 5 young children regardless of the direction the clouds took. Snibston was the place of choice and it was the perfect decision to have made. We...More

4  Thank Georgie B
Reviewed August 11, 2014

What a great day out! The staff were charming and exceedingly helpful. There was something here to interest everyone in our party - ranging from 8 - 71 years old. Thank you to everyone who made our day.

2  Thank DizzyWestYorkshire
Reviewed August 11, 2014

We thoroughly enjoyed our day out here, we especially enjoyed the guided tour of the old colliery by Chris. He was fantastic and managed to keep our 7 and 4 year olds interested all the way through the tour. Was a bit gutted we couldnt...More

Thank Dareny1972
Reviewed August 9, 2014 via mobile

3 adults and 3 kids under 7, we had a fantastic day, lots to see and do. Loads of push button, pull and push things to do. This place is great!! The on site cafe is well priced, the food is ok. The staff are...More

1  Thank SALTNVINEGER
Reviewed August 9, 2014 via mobile

We have visited snibston many times as a family and always enjoyed it. It's reasonably priced and the outdoor area is particuarly good for the kids. Aged 10,9 and 4 ours always have a great time. What I like also is that you can eat...More

Thank emmadm1
Reviewed August 9, 2014

Had a really good day here the children loved trying out the experiments, and the play area really good, the train ride was not that great but well worth a visit and staff were very helpful

Thank TammywBoston
Reviewed August 6, 2014

Went in with my in-lawn and the kids age from 5 to 73. There was something to do for every age group. Very good value for money, very hands-on for the kids, interesting for the old age generation, brilliant outdoors playground! Over-roll very good!

Thank Cathy790
Reviewed August 6, 2014

We always come here. Our twin daughters are 6 and we've been coming here since they were babies. Actually we also went once or twice before we had children so would recommend Snibston to people of all ages. There's a huge outdoor play area which...More

Thank holidaybunny07
Reviewed August 5, 2014

Visited Snibston today with boys aged 4,6 and 8.Had a great day learning and playing. Cafe is reasonably priced and there are loads of places to eat a picnic onsite -undercover(converted railway carriage) or in the great ourdoors. I like Snibston because it is quite...More

1  Thank willymandy
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