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Brewhouse Yard Museum

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A step back in time

This museum is right next door to the Oldest Inn in England. There is opportunity to visit various... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2018
Doreen M
Nottingham, United Kingdom
As good as the Castle itself is mediocre

Wonderful collection, the museum of Nottinghamshire Life. Series of roomd, shops etc recreated... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2018
Loughton, United Kingdom
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Brewhouse Yard Castle Boulevard, Nottingham NG7 1FB, England
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Reviewed 17 June 2018

Traveled 65 miles to go here but not open as work being done on it ,be useful if stated that on web site.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 26 May 2018

This museum is right next door to the Oldest Inn in England. There is opportunity to visit various areas, the laundry, chemist shop sweet shop, butchers and lots of things to see. Really interesting experience, worth a visit.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Doreen M
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Wonderful collection, the museum of Nottinghamshire Life. Series of roomd, shops etc recreated. Fascinating troglodyte air-raid shelter. What a pity you can't get in without buying a ticket for the rip-off castle!

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

A hidden little gem, tucked away behind the castle. Wander through the rooms in the cottages where volunteers are on hand to talk about life and describe the artefacts. Signposts guide you through the rooms and caves at the back of the houses. £2.50 didn't...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Lin S
Reviewed 11 March 2018

This place is a real gem, and is brought alive by the enthusiasm of the staff and volunteers. There was much more to look at and explore than I was expecting, including the caves at the back of the building. Totally fascinating and excellent value...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 20 February 2018

Visited the museum as entry was free with the castle ticket I had purchased. My trip round the castle had left me feeling rather underwhelmed and I wasn't expecting the museum to be any different. How wrong I was. The museum is excellent, very much...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Vicky R
Reviewed 16 February 2018

Following the underground cave tour we were recommended to pay this museum a visit. What a gem! Lots to see - covering room settings, bygone toys, shop settings, air raid shelters etc etc Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank snapesrus
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

After we have finished the visit at museum of Nottingham, we stopped here because it is free admission if you been at museum before . The brewhouse is social history museum exploring Nottingham’s about last 300 years with recreated shops, house and school. Funny too,...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Jose Maria F
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Fantastic oid place and an insight into days gone by. Also i have been to many excellent themed days out here extremely well organised they were too

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank _annebinch
Reviewed 12 January 2018

A super museum with so much to see for £2.50 per person. It is closing though, along with Nottingham Castle, at the end of March for at least 2 years for redevelopment so my advice would be to go while you still can! Lots of...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Sharon G
31 May 2018|
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Response from KathG128 | Property representative |
Nottingham castle will close for a 2 year refurbishment on 1st July 2018. Brewhouse yard closed on 1st April
Barbara S
29 May 2017|
Response from KathG128 | Property representative |
Sorry for taking so long to reply. I am sorry but at the moment Brewhouse Yard is only open 12-4 at weekends.