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Excellent renovation of this medieval property

I thoroughly recommend a visit to this beautifully restored medieval weaver's house & commend the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Andrew H
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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
Fascinating insight into Coventry's history

Visited today with my son as part of the Heritage Open days. It's a fascinating visit. The... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Dawn C
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Coventry, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I thoroughly recommend a visit to this beautifully restored medieval weaver's house & commend the volunteer team involved

Thank Andrew H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited today with my son as part of the Heritage Open days. It's a fascinating visit. The volunteers are really friendly and extremely knowledgeable. It's a very small venue in an unassuming road near Coventry City Centre. We parked in a nearby car park and...More

Thank Dawn C
Reviewed 21 August 2018

I took my son and daughter to an open day with their scout group (twice). They loved it. I lived in the area 30+ years ago and try as I might can't remember if Moira's wet fish was still open? It's still an iconic memory...More

Thank markdoran2
Reviewed 7 August 2018

If you like historical buildings this an interesting visit. This was quite a find. Small (because that is what it was like in its day), so 30 minutes is probably enough time. Do check opening hours as it is run by volunteers. It also has...More

Thank Gyll2016
Reviewed 30 July 2018

We visited as a small group and had arranged a guided tour in advance, which was free and really brought the house and its medieval occupants to life. A wonderful restoration of a vital piece of English social history that was almost lost, many thanks...More

Thank Jon A
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Went to see exhibition of War Quilts in June 2018. Never been in the building before but was totally charmed by its historic place in the city & wondered why I had not been before. Maybe because it not with the other old buildings which...More

Thank Mary T
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Of quilts ,vintage quilts from American civil war ,Boxer campaign aswell new ones for the WW1 .IThe weavers house is a gem ,which shows the history of coventry . I overhead someone telling a younger relative that some of the features were in her great...More

1  Thank Mary38677
Reviewed 25 June 2018

This little house is worth a quick half hour visit if it’s open “ check with the local tourist office” it’s near the watch makes museum in lower Spon street. Ps get a real ale or cider in the old windmill pub, Ma browns to...More

Thank Hugh M
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

We attended the open day on Saturday. We’ve lived in North Warwickshire for 18 years and did not know about this place until we googled what was on in the area on that day - I’m really glad we did that as we really enjoyed...More

Thank Diana W
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

I went to The Weaver’s House last summer and have been 2 or 3 times since. It’s a wonderful historical place to visit either on your own or with family/friends. You receive a very warm welcome and can pick up literature for a donation. The...More

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Response from Diana W | Reviewed this property |
Very few days a year, and the obvious way forward is to check the website.
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