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Avoncroft Museum Of Historic Buildings

Redditch Road | Stoke Heath, Bromsgrove B60 4JR, England
+44 1527 831363
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Deck the halls more like wreck the halls!!

We've been really looking forward to our visit as we're from Shrewsbury & remember the String of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Maria T
Fascinating eclectic collection of buildings(and telephones)

We've visited twice in recent weeks with our grandchildren aged 5 and 3. They enjoyed wandering... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
John M
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Bromsgrove, United Kingdom
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An open-air museum of 30 rescued historic buildings which have been dismantled and moved from around the counties of the West Midlands to prevent their destruction. Set in 19 acres of attractive parkland these buildings show how the people of the region have lived, worked and played over the last 700 years.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good35%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“phone boxes” (38 reviews)
“tea room” (39 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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Redditch Road | Stoke Heath, Bromsgrove B60 4JR, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We've been really looking forward to our visit as we're from Shrewsbury & remember the String of horses being taken down brick by brick ready to go to your museum. We also wanted to see the other wonderful buildings as we're both history nuts. So...More

Thank Maria T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've visited twice in recent weeks with our grandchildren aged 5 and 3. They enjoyed wandering around the houses, workshops and barns, the collection of old telephone kiosks where they could call each other up and the playground. A ride on the railway was an...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wasn’t quite sure what to expect but were pleasantly surprised by how much there was to look at and find out. Lots of information about the windmill (hopefully they’ll get it working again soon). There are a good number of buildings to go into and...More

Thank Janette G
Reviewed 31 October 2017

We did a film shoot at Avoncroft for Project FIA (Episode 1), available on Amazon Prime. The staff were accommodating and the site is really a hidden gem in the Midlands. Many who have seen the show have already told us they want to visit!...More

Thank JoeOptimistik
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Half term treat for my grandchildren, who had a great time looking for the clues on the Halloween "Hidden Horrors Trail". They enjoyed looking around the buildings especially the Windmill, Prefab and the old telephone boxes. They also enjoyed the little train ride, where the...More

Thank Simpson53
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Went with friends and 4 kids ranging from 18 months-5 they all loved it. The little train is great. The two play areas are superb. The quality of the buildings and restoration is fab. Really good day.

Thank Marianne S
Reviewed 8 October 2017

After weeks of researching venues for a school reunion lunch I hit upon Avoncroft. Stunning New Guesten Hall was our dining room where we enjoyed 5* food thanks to Complete Caterers and Bars on the Run. Plus the added bonus of free access to this...More

Thank Andrea B
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Avoncroft Museum is a wonderful place. The buildings are diverse and interesting and the grounds are beautifully kept, making it very pleasant to stroll around. There's a lovely looking tea room in one of the old buildings (we didn't use it) or lots of places...More

Thank Spoz64
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Spent a lovely few hours here with 5 kids under 5 - plenty to keep them occupied and busy while they learnt things unbeknown to them. Fabulous venue and full of interesting bits and pieces

Thank Margi F
Reviewed 2 October 2017

My husband & I visited here last Friday (29th September) using a Groupon voucher and were very pleased to have done so. The car park is big with plenty of parking. Reception lady very friendly and explained where the best way to get around the...More

Thank Shazza24_10
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Jim H
16 November 2017|
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Response from Simon_R_L_Carter | Property representative |
Sorry for the delay, hadn't seen this - yes the Museum is open tomorrow. We're now on winter opening hours so we open at 10.30am and close at 4pm - it's advisable to use the Edwardian Tea Room a bit before that as they may... More
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trevlynne
7 June 2015|
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Response from Paula b | Reviewed this property |
Groupon do vouchers quite often ive just brought entrance for 2 people for £6 I had 2 lots so 4 of us are going next week for £12 makes a good saving.
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