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Hub Heritage & Transport Museum

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Great place

Honestly not expecting much as this is a small place housed in a unit next to the light railway. It... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Earl_Manvers
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Small but very interesting

This was a wee gem Cost £2.50 pp A bargain Not a large building so don't expect to be there for a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Shirley W
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Girvan, United Kingdom
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Station Yard | Goods Shed, Alston CA9 3HN, England
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All reviews model railway well worth a visit interesting collection vintage cars run by volunteers step back in time packed full personal touch steam train on display cover charge entrance fee motor bikes photos stories exhibits
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Honestly not expecting much as this is a small place housed in a unit next to the light railway. It was actually brilliant, it's packed to the rafters, literally, with mainly automotive memorabilia. A few cars, brilliant selection of motorbikes, cycles hanging overhead, masses of...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a wee gem Cost £2.50 pp A bargain Not a large building so don't expect to be there for a while but there is so much crammed inside It was very interesting to see Old Alston in pictures and memorabilia Classic cars ,...More

Thank Shirley W
Reviewed 17 September 2018

This is a quaint, small but crammed full of interesting bits and bobs which bring memories flooding back amongst the beautiful cars and bikes of course. Is it the biggest place? No but it was great for a 30 min wander round after the train...More

1  Thank Bubblymaryp
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Following a TV article concerning the Hub and an appeal to support the venue in an effort to keep it open. We made a 60 mile round trip on Wed 5th Sept., the Hub was closed, there was several people wanting to visit the venue....More

Thank rrs1944
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Took my Grandson for a visit at the end of the Summer Holidays. We enjoyed it immensely. We enjoyed the cars and the bikes. Lots of pictures taken for school projects and to show friends. I thoroughly recommend a visit to anyone coming to the...More

1  Thank Apollo936
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Well worth a visit. A nostalgic look back to my youth from 3 wheeled pedalled bikes, motor scooters to motor bikes and cars.

1  Thank PippiCoDurham
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Had taken a stroll around Alston and went to the Tynedale railway where this small museum was, it was worth the walk in some nice old cars & bikes and plenty of bits & bobs on display around the walls and tables, I even recognised...More

1  Thank Alan H
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

We popped in not knowing what to expect. It turned out to be the best £2.50 spent for a long time. Everything in here from Roman temples to 1930’s cars. It was like walking around someone’s garage. However the best bit has to be the...More

1  Thank LoughboroughGeeBee
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Lovely place , loved it old cars, motorbike, pedal bikes & much much more. Well worth the entry fee. Small but packed with nostalgia.

1  Thank EcclestnFamily
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

If you're into old cars and bikes or local history this is the place for you. A lovely mix of both that keeps you entertained for a good while.

1  Thank Bonnywitch
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Sunflower050
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Response from christine y | Reviewed this property |
I think we paid £2 each and felt it was worth every penny!
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Ronald S
25 March 2017|
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Response from Steven D | Reviewed this property |
yes there was a charge, I think it was a £1
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