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Review of Ilfracombe Museum

Ilfracombe Museum
Ranked #10 of 40 things to do in Ilfracombe
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: A local independently-run museum with an eclectic flavour, Ilfracombe museum has eight rooms filled with treasures. We have natural history specimens from around the world and plenty to see about Ilfracombe's past. Come and experience a museum that is unique and family-friendly. Children can explore our insect, bat and spider specimens, have a go at a dinosaur quiz, or send Morse code messages. Try your hand at brass rubbing, or browse our great value gift shop. We also have extensive photographic and family history resources for Ilfracombe. Our museum is a perfect all-weather attraction and can be easily accessed by wheelchair. Pay parking in car park outside the museum. Children under 16 FREE, £5 for adults, £4.00 concessions. Annual season ticket £7.50
Useful Information: Bathroom facilities, Activities for older children, Wheelchair access, Activities for young children
Reviewed January 16, 2012

Loved the displayers and drawers - you must open them!!

Thank JillyMSC
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Reviewed December 12, 2011

Superb museum, with a wide range of interests which keep you coming back

Thank varley13
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Reviewed December 6, 2011

It was one of the best I have been in the staff also are very helpful.Quite a lot of mixture plenty to suit everyone.

Thank kathleen c
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Reviewed November 22, 2011

We were researching family and they had done an incredible amount of work for us which was much appreciated

Thank Sheila J
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Reviewed November 11, 2011

Any visitor to Ilfracombe should see this fascinating museum,with a whole series of themed rooms about the area and domestic life of the past. Very helpful to reasearchers too(which was what I was there for) always going the extra mile. Staff and volunteers couldn't be more friendly and helpful.

Thank IanOxfordshire
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