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John Moore Museum

41 Church Street, Tewkesbury GL20 5SN, England
+44 1684 297174
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Well worth the visit

Been to Tewkesbury many times and walked past this place, which, apart from being a historic... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
exess60
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Swansea
This is a credit to the town and well worth visiting.

A visit to the John Moore museum is a must if you come to Tewkesbury. The museum was developed in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
johnhouston2
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Knaresborough, United Kingdom
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41 Church Street, Tewkesbury GL20 5SN, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Been to Tewkesbury many times and walked past this place, which, apart from being a historic building, never tempted inside, being unsure of whether it was a very 'public' place due to its sleepy almost unoccupied appearance. But it turned out to be quite a...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A visit to the John Moore museum is a must if you come to Tewkesbury. The museum was developed in memory of the naturalist and author who was born and brought up in the town, and as one might expect, the exhibitions in the main...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2018

Visited earlier today. Staff are really helpful and welcoming. Great museum to visit. A credit to the town

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Reviewed 7 March 2018

Beautifully restored building with lots to discover about John Moore and the countryside around Tewkesbury. Don't miss the Secret Garden.

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Reviewed 5 August 2017

The building alone is something special, amongst the oldest in Tewkesbury. The first set of stairs were a little tricky for my mom, but the second set were much easier for her to manage. Having grown up about 7 miles away, I found all the...More

2  Thank MFollett
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Reviewed 24 July 2017

The day I went, there were several folks standing outside knocking on the door. It was well past opening time, but I went away and came back an hour later. Still closed. One gentleman, still there, had come a long way to visit. The sign...More

2  Thank MNMCalifornia
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Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

This is a fascinating museum in a very old building full of interesting facts. There is also a secret garden and an old chapel still with its baptism pool. William Shakespeare's sisters are buried in the chapel grounds.

2  Thank Ginny D
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Reviewed 18 June 2017

Plenty of specimens to look at of birds and animals in an interesting museum setting in an old building

1  Thank Aussie64555
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Reviewed 20 March 2017

Although we found this fascinating, it did make us wish our children were still young. They would have really loved it. The displays are well thought out and appeal to all ages, but the quirky nature of the building itself lends a cosy intimate feeling...More

1  Thank ShrewsburyMum
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Reviewed 2 March 2017

There is a wide selection of wildlife information and animals from our countryside. It is an ideal place to take children teach them about animals and birds that they may not see live. The building is one of four originating from the Middle Ages that...More

1  Thank rands15
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