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St Neots Museum

8 New Street | The Old Court, St Neots PE19 1AE, England
+44 1480 214163
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Slice of St. Neots' history - under one roof

This museum is a must-visit. You can see the past history of St Neots thru the displays. The way... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2017
RachnaSirtaj
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Munich, Germany
cornucopia of st neots treasures

A variety of memorabilia which for locals encompassing many eras. It offers childens actiivities... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2017
Malcolm W
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good39%
  • Average6%
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“market town” (4 reviews)
“worth a visit” (5 reviews)
“police cells” (3 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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8 New Street | The Old Court, St Neots PE19 1AE, England
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+44 1480 214163
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"market town"
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"worth a visit"
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"police cells"
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"local area"
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"excellent exhibition"
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"nice book"
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"world war"
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"a small gift shop"
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"little bit of everything"
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"exhibits explaining"
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"my home town"
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"helpful volunteers"
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"great place to visit"
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

This museum is a must-visit. You can see the past history of St Neots thru the displays. The way people lived and what they did for a living. You can buy picture postcards and books about St Neots, Eatons and Paxton. Staff is very helpful...More

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Reviewed 23 September 2017

A variety of memorabilia which for locals encompassing many eras. It offers childens actiivities which are stimulating and well resourced.Pity the locals dont appeciate the gem.

Thank Malcolm W
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Reviewed 11 August 2017

Excellent exhibition of the coins with very helpful staff to explain their history. Lots of other Exhibits to enjoy together with interesting products in the shop.

1  Thank fydell
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Reviewed 3 August 2017

Despite living in St Neots all my life, I didn't go round the museum until very recently. It was interesting to learn things I might not have otherwise known about the local area, and I found some of the exhibits very interesting. It's fairly small,...More

1  Thank BelleWin
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Reviewed 27 July 2017

We've been to many local museums, most are really dire. This however, was refreshing! Its staff and volunteers have clearly put in much effort to make visits worthwhile and enjoyable! Extremely commendable for a local museum that hasn't an enormous budget like the British Museum.

2  Thank obliviate1975
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

Very friendly and helpful volunteers ready to give information lots of nooks and crannies to look into with quite diverse exhibits.

1  Thank sheridancarter
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Reviewed 2 July 2017

This is a little gold mine of information about the local area, we loved it. We visited a few years ago but it deserves a great review.

1  Thank Abigail B
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Reviewed 29 June 2017

really interesting little museum,the Victorian cells were good,staff were friendly,told the story of the town which is a lovely place to visit as well.worth a visit if you have children something for everyone

Thank bea l
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Reviewed 13 June 2017

I don't remember the last time I've enjoyed a town museum this much. Located in the former jail and courthouse, which is woven into the story. Great staff, superbly labeled and presented displays, really told the story of the town in the context of the...More

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Reviewed 24 May 2017

The displays are well presented & the themes imaginative.It is always surprising that more parents don't use the excellent child focused events

Thank Malcolm W
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