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Charnwood Museum

Open Now: 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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Interactive and its free

My kids actually didn't want to go but within seconds of being there it was interactive. They can... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
RPTJ
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Leicester, United Kingdom
Well worth a visit

Great for children although mine are grown up but I still go because they also do other things I... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
pepperc907
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Loughborough, United Kingdom
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“local history”(16 reviews)
“queens park”(24 reviews)
“nice cafe”(9 reviews)
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Includes exhibits reflecting the history, geology, archaeology and industries of Charnwood and the surrounding area,
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Granby Street | Queens Hall, Loughborough LE11 3DU, England
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+44 1509 233754
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Reviewed 4 days ago

My kids actually didn't want to go but within seconds of being there it was interactive. They can touch everything and anything that they can't touch is behind plastic. For such a small museum there is so much to see. If you grewup in the...More

Thank RPTJ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great for children although mine are grown up but I still go because they also do other things I have been to see the history of ladybird books have learnt about the holocaust things I didn't already know but it is educational and also has...More

Thank pepperc907
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A small museum in the heart of Loughborough, in Queens Park. Exhibits are good, especially the ones on Herbert Morris Cranes (where I used to work), brought back some fond memories. Best of all, it's free entry.

Thank Keith P
Reviewed 21 August 2018

I visited this little museum for background information while researching my family tree. It was fabulous. Useful and interesting. Packs a lot of information into a small place. I would love to take my children here to look round. Unlike some slicker looking museums there...More

Thank YellowMeteor
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Always enjoy a visit to this museum with the kids as always find something new to discover. The staff are always friendly and helpful and there is a lovely little cafe for a reasonably priced snack half way round. For little ones there is a...More

1  Thank alliehughes79
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

On a shopping trip to Loughborough we dropped in at Queens Park just to give out boys a chance to play, and then stumbled upon the museum after visiting the past area. Seeing it was free we wandered in and were so glad we did....More

1  Thank MLambert51
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

My wife dragged us in because she enjoys museums. The kids loved it full of so much to learn & understand. Great fun

Thank Moza H
Reviewed 10 July 2018

It's a small museum but it has lots of information about the Charnwood region. There are some hidden things that the kids will love.

Thank Gustavo E
Reviewed 10 July 2018

A lovely museum - and it's free. Lots of interesting, local exhibits and lovely, inexpensive gifts. There's also a great cafe.

Thank Karen_Ette_1
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Happened to be staying in the area and popped in for a look see. Really helpful staff who took time out to explain the history of the building. So while in Queens Park, well worth a visit.

Thank PaulFromRugby
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Rueben-the-legend
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