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Relaxing Afternoon

This museum is a grrat qay to spend a few hours.. it is free entry and has nice displays showing... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Pagrev
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Kettering, United Kingdom
A great little town museum with loads of history

I visited Kettering town centre for the first time yesterday and came across this very interesting... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Michael H
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4 weeks ago
“Relaxing Afternoon”
4 weeks ago
“A great little town museum with loads of history”
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Sheep Street, Kettering NN16 0AN, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This museum is a grrat qay to spend a few hours.. it is free entry and has nice displays showing Ketterings past.. I have lived in the town all my life but hadn't visited for a long time and was pleasantly surprised by how enjoyable...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited Kettering town centre for the first time yesterday and came across this very interesting museum on my way back to the station. It is just beside the lovely parish church and free to go in. There is a nice little gift shop at...More

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 23 July 2018

This lovely little museum has a core of interesting exhibits, and they regularly put on themed exhibitions in addition. If you want to know about Kettering as a town and some of its history it's a great place to go to. A very nice little...More

Thank Margaret B
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

I visited this museum which I found during a walk around the town. I was very impressed with this local museum with its collection of local artefacts as well as telling the story of the town. Certainly worth seeking out and spending an hour or...More

Thank bdon257
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Recently visited the Manor House Museum and thoroughly enjoyed reading about the Witches of Northamptonshire. Love to visit now and again as there is always something different to see.

Thank CathyG81
Reviewed 23 June 2018

great time had by the children and adults should be open on a Sunday though please as that is often the day that this type of activity is needed

Thank gipsy20
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

The manor house museum is an small, local museum in Kettering. It provides you with facts on the town's history and has lots of activities for children. Great museum. 5 stars

Thank Ethan S
Reviewed 30 March 2018

The displays upstairs change regularly and are always very informative and of local interest. As the museum is not too biug it is good for children as well as adults and there are interesting activities for the children. My granbdchild loves going there.

Thank Janet C
Reviewed 9 February 2018

This small museum has an interesting collection of items connected to the locality and history of Kettering, including the shoemaking industry, and photos from the past. There was a special exhibition on the Witches of Northampton which I found slightly disappointing since it mostly referred...More

Thank 442pixieliz
Reviewed 17 December 2017

This museum is well worth a visit, providing a good insight into its social history including the shoe and boot industry of the past, and the setting up of the co-operative society. Two floors of exhibits. Good, clear, explanations of exhibits. Allow 1-2 hours.

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