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Hull & East Riding Museum

36 High Street, Kingston-upon-Hull HU1 1NQ, England
+44 1482 613902
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Another free museum

This museum is a great place to visit. It is a free museum which is good and that you do not have... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
alexadams62
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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
Another fantastic visit

I had another great visit here. There is so much to see and the displays are amazing. One of the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
durham05
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Durham, United Kingdom
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Enter a world where 235 million years of history is brought to life. From majestic mammoths to Saxon invaders, visitors to the Hull and East Riding museum of archaeology can look forward to an experience that is unique, educational and fun. Walk through an Iron Age village, enter a Roman bath house and look at the stunning mosaics. Discover a mysterious crew of wooden warriors and see our horde of Viking treasure
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  • Average5%
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“roman mosaics” (32 reviews)
“iron age” (31 reviews)
“woolly mammoth” (21 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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36 High Street, Kingston-upon-Hull HU1 1NQ, England
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+44 1482 613902
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"local history"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum is a great place to visit. It is a free museum which is good and that you do not have to pay to get into it. The displays have a lot of information about the past and it has a woolly mammoth on...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had another great visit here. There is so much to see and the displays are amazing. One of the best museums outside London. The Roman exhibits are particularly impressive. So many mosaics! Free entry as well.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very informative with its displays and information. It has a woolly mammoth, the kids will love it. It’s free, but please donate. There’s 3 museums all in the same area and are all free

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A visit to the East Riding Museum is well worth it and, like the other Hull museums, it is totally free. From the huge woolly mammoth in the first chamber the museum takes through the history of the local area. The reconstruction of a Celtic...More

Thank Peter T
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here visiting on holiday was worried some areas could not be accessed with a double pram but it was fine . Fantastic fun for all the family, really worth the visit and great value too .

Thank Jen H
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Reviewed 15 April 2018

This is a free venue and well worth a visit. It tells the story of the east riding area through a series of excellent displays. The highlights for me were the Roman pavements which are very well preserved and the preserved Ferriby boat. There is...More

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Reviewed 14 April 2018

Some very interesting exhibits that kept 13 and 10 year old boys occupied and great that it is free and on same site as other museums.

Thank Edwin P
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Reviewed 13 April 2018

This is another museum for the young and old with plenty of interesting things on view. Its like a tardis it just keeps giving. And its all for FREE Car Parking here King William House Car Park, Lowgate, Hull HU1 1RS

Thank Mo F
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Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

We had spent a lot of time visiting the Streetlife and Transport museum in the same complex and called in here thinking it was just a gift shop - how wrong can you be! Starting in the Ice Age, a number of dioramas take you...More

Thank Malcolm K
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Reviewed 11 April 2018

This museum was wonderfull,getting close up to a wooly mammoth,and other dinasours,was quite an experience,and the mosaics were wonderful.the lifts were much appreciated as my husband was on a mobility scooter,pity no cafe coud have done with a drink.the staff were all very pleasant and...More

Thank Judith M
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