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The Old House

High Town, Hereford HR1 2AA, England
+44 1432 260694
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Not many things in life are free but this is one of them (donation box by the door) this is a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Hereford, United Kingdom
History in the middle of the City

The Old House is a situated in the middle of the city in High Town . It is a well maintained... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Anthony P
Nadi, Fiji
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High Town, Hereford HR1 2AA, England
+44 1432 260694
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Not many things in life are free but this is one of them (donation box by the door) this is a really fabulous place to visit absolutely fascinating to see the cribs, clothes, and furniture of yesteryear I highly recommend to anyone interested in in...More

Thank 1205VCJ
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Old House is a situated in the middle of the city in High Town . It is a well maintained traditional Black and White house which houses a museum of local artifacts . It is open to the public which is often forgotten ....More

Thank Anthony P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great little experience for when your in Hereford, gives to a break between shops. The young guys who worked in there was really lovely and chatty.

Thank LadyHol1
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Called in here on a rainy afternoon. Amazed by how much they have in this house. Built 1621 and furnished for around that time or a little later. Boards in the rooms (3 floors) explaining what you're seeing.

Thank lesleyframe2017
Reviewed 4 June 2017

The museum is small but well worth a visit. There are some original pieces of furniture from the time of the civil war along with some re-creations. Personally my favourite part was the original wall coverings of the muses and the in situ original wall...More

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 4 June 2017

By 'museum' standards not large - but full of very interesting artefacts. Have a look at the centuries old children's walking aid - before McLaren buggies were invented! And much more.

1  Thank Gillian P
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Visited the day it re-opened. It is very much better than the old displays. The charge is reasonable, as it has to pay its way we were told. Excellent displays and suitable for children. In the middle of Hereford and good to visit when the...More

Reviewed 18 May 2017

We arrived around an hour before closing but as we didn't have the correct change we were sent off to a cashpoint by the guide (wearing a National Trust fleece, though this is not an NT property- perhaps slightly misleading)- we think he may already...More

1  Thank ChrissyA87
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Beautiful Museum with lovely displays of contemporary life with lots of historic information back to Cromwell / Royalists dispute

Thank Angela M
Reviewed 29 April 2017

I almost stumbled across this museum by accident and I was glad I did! It is well presented and is a fascinating insight into domestic life in the 17th Century.

Thank Ullans
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