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Baysgarth House Museum

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Worth a look if you're close by

A lovely old house set in park land. Has a children's park and lots of grass so good on a warm day... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2017
Jess R
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Came here to learn a bit about local history, I treating features and located near a lovely park so... read more

Reviewed 13 January 2017
foodclub2012
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14 Aug 2017
“Good museum and events in park”
8 Jul 2017
“Worth a look if you're close by”
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Located in the heart of historic Barton upon Humber, Baysgarth House is the ancestral home of the prominent Nelthorpe family. Set in 30 acres of parkland, this Grade II listed building is a beautiful example of Georgian architecture and the perfect...more
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Baysgarth Park | Caistor Road, Barton-upon-Humber DN18 6AH, England
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Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed a peek around the museum. Some of the building is still under construction, however the displays were varied and interesting for a smaller museum and it was a good insight into local history. Being new to the town, I learnt a great deal....More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Neil M
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

A lovely old house set in park land. Has a children's park and lots of grass so good on a warm day. The museum itself took us less than an hour to go around (but upstairs was closed for renovations). Two rooms downstairs host exhibitions...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Jess R
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Perhaps I was too tired but this is not a museum to go out of your way to visit. The surrounding park is mainly grass and mature trees and a few benches.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank traveller1926
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Came here to learn a bit about local history, I treating features and located near a lovely park so on a summer day a good full day out with the family

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank foodclub2012
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Museum contained within a listed building in a parkland setting, run as a community project with free entry. The top floor was closed for renovation when we called, but there is also a small Industrial Museum in the old stable block. Quite interesting for a...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank jandlUk
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Nice museum with some interesting information on local history. When we visited, there was an historical hat display which I didn't think would be interesting, but I loved it! There is quite a variety of different pieces such as old motorcycles and bicycles, world war...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Sallianne A
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

Lovely place Well kept and lots to see of interest Staff were really lovely too. Nice also that it is free. Well worth a visit

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed 16 April 2016

Lovely staff and interesting place, plus history of the local streets and the town, which was interesting.

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed 16 February 2016

We were a bit stuck for something to do on a rainy day so decided to go to the museum having lived in Barton for 4 years but never having visited. It was a pleasant surprise, there was plenty to look at and lots of...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Sarah W
Reviewed 4 October 2015 via mobile

Rather interesting to stumble upon this museum. Having just moved here it was nice to sit outside and take it all in. I will be bringing my son he will love looking at all the old weaponry.

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Isha F
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