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Bellingham Heritage Centre

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Fantastic little find. Brilliant ‘search and find’ activity for the kids and lovely train carriage... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Stewart A
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A really interesting museum of local heritage set within the old station yard. Beautiful little... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Dam B
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Station Yard | Woodburn Road, Bellingham, England
+44 1434 220050
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic little find. Brilliant ‘search and find’ activity for the kids and lovely train carriage cafe. Would recommend this to anyone. Very interesting and informative

Thank Stewart A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A really interesting museum of local heritage set within the old station yard. Beautiful little tearooms within the old railway carriages. Beautifully prepared refreshments with friendly service.

Thank Dam B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We really enjoyed ourselves at the Heritage Centre. The Gentlemen that run the place were so friendly and informative. Good displays of local history backed up with commentary by people who lived/live in the area. Some of the exhibits were interactive and there were puzzles...More

Thank Lindisfarne69
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a pleasant surprise awaited us on going into what we thought was just another information centre. The two have been merged into one but once into the museum area you are taken back to all the history of the area surrounding. The couple in...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 18 August 2018

Despite being a fairly small museum, it's packed full of informative displays and is well laid out. There's an I spy for the children, plus buttons to press, dressing up, items they can handle and a tunnel to crawl through with a display inside just...More

Thank Luke E
Reviewed 1 August 2018

The woman in charge was very helpful and welcoming, and was full of local knowledge. The displays were excellent, detailing railway and local history. Well worth a visit.

Thank Angela S
Reviewed 25 July 2018

For the historian of railway history it was very good but there was so much more on the history of this wonderful market town.

Thank David B
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

The staff were not very helpful, the man in the information centre gave us an out of date pamphlet and hadn't even heard of one of the places we wanted to visit. Nor did he have any recommendations for us. The elderly man who I...More

Thank 414jackie56
Reviewed 2 July 2018

You might think that a locally developed heritage centre in a small village in the middle of nowhere wouldn't have much to offer. Well, you'd be wrong as the displays are really well organized, and the welcome from the staff - all of whom are...More

1  Thank Theologyprof
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Takes about an hour but good value for money. If you are a railway enthusiast you will love it but is much more.

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