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“Can't wait to go again!”

Littledean Jail Museum
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Reviewed June 25, 2013

After reading the very well done leaflet I couldn't wait to go, and it was everything I was hoping it would be like. I loved all the sci-fi memorabilia especially as well as the true crime murderabilia! We even got our money back due to my partner being disabled! The layout was interesting and a good idea. We could take pictures of what we liked and felt it was a relaxed environment with very friendly staff too. The whole collection of exhibits and artifacts is amazing as well as the scandal of the celebs and the many many autographs! The place really got us thinking and we learned a lot too. My partner was amazed by the Quadrophenia collection and while in there, another visitor was saying he gobsmacked he was with the place and would also be returning. Not to everyones taste, however there are lots of warnings before entering so I don't see why prudish people would go? Anyway I give it full marks and we are looking forward to going again soon!

58  Thank Johanna M
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Reviewed June 23, 2013

Tasteless and tacky presentation of information and items. 8 of us visited and we all agree it was awful! Majority of 'museum' featured newspaper cuttings about z-list celebrities. Waste of time and money, you'd get better information from google!

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Reviewed June 8, 2013

Not at all politically correct in its appearance, thankfully. Benefit, you see artifacts that you don't see anywhere else.

There are toilets they are just hidden by the exhibits.

45  Thank Ernie H
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Reviewed June 3, 2013

Well worth a visit . so difficult to do review as this attraction is unique and a one of a kind that one will ever come across in comparible terms.There is so much to see and it is so diverse .We were told on arrival that it was not everyones cup of tea,that it was presented as an aladdins cave in the form of a jigsaw puzzle tfor visitors to unravel and piece together the inextricable links with all that was on display.
Absolutely spot on ,as this was very much the case.It is also presented in a very much artistic form too with the never ending mass of fantastic collages of headline news ,complete with authentic autographed photographs of all those covered on display...very much in the form of an art gallery with a difference that cleverly interacts with the mass of crime memorabilia,murderabilia, exhibits and artifacts that are on display here,there and everywhere.
It also touches on celebrity sleaze and scandals tooI it was interesting too just how many iconic celebrities have themselves courted headline news before they became household names by stripping off for low cost titillating films and tv programmes bfore they became famous.So do be warned there is a mass of titillating and explicit content here on display too.
The owner is certainly a controversial
genius in how he has managed to piece this lot together in such an unconventional and thought provoking manner .
There is plenty of specific warning signage prior to entry that if easily disturbed or of a sensitive nature t,then not to go in.
Six of us went in and so glad we did.It was brilliant.We will definately go back and it is highly recommended.

60  Thank Andy Wilson W
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Reviewed May 31, 2013

There are some good things in this place, but largely it's a load of page 3/celebrity newspaper clippings stuck to the walls along with a few interesting items. A massive declutter would help a lot. You can barely see any of the original jail for all the crap. I'd rather see the few interesting items they do have arranged into some kind of order. This is more like someone's personal fetish collection shoved into a building. There are some interesting things here, but they're buried in a sea of [--].

1  Thank Chris H
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