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The Guildhall Museum

Guildhall, Cattle Market | Sandwich, Kent, Sandwich CT13 9AH, England
+44 1304 617197
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Well worth a visit if you are interested in the History of Sandwich

We only had a short time to see the museum as it was closing by 4.00 p.m. The curator was very... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Oscar1812
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Oxford
Rightly enthusiastic

Eight of us went on a cold day not knowing what to expect. We were greeted by a knowledgeable... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Linda B
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Guildhall, Cattle Market | Sandwich, Kent, Sandwich CT13 9AH, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We only had a short time to see the museum as it was closing by 4.00 p.m. The curator was very helpful and the exhibits were interesting. I was astonished to see that two of the models had been beautifully made by an old flat...More

Thank Oscar1812
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Eight of us went on a cold day not knowing what to expect. We were greeted by a knowledgeable, enthusiastic lady who showed us into the museum. Another guide took us to the court/guild room which is beautifully preserved and very original. A must see,...More

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pretty small museum, it’s free and the volunteer gave us a talk about the jury room. Well maintained.

Thank briviajera
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Saw one of the original Magna Carta FAB, well worth a visit, all thanks to national lottery .................

Thank grovequinn
Reviewed 29 October 2017

The Guildhall Museum is located in the heart of Sandwich and about a 10 minute walk away from the Sandwich rail station. It's also right next door to the Sandwich Information Centre, which could be handy if you don't know the area well. The Museum...More

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Reviewed 25 October 2017

This free museum has some interesting exhibits and informative volunteers. On display is a part of one of the original copies of the Magna Carta and the Charter of the Forest. It is attached to the fabulous old courthouse which was brought to life by...More

Thank 797ian
Reviewed 19 October 2017

the sandwich museum has been updated with the magna carta and charter of the forest , also the stewards will take you on a tour of the 1579 court room well worth a visit.

Thank johncastle46
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

We visited The Guildhall Museum during our October half term with our two children aged 8 and 11. The two guides at the door were very friendly and we were over the moon when one of them- Hank, offered to take us round the museum...More

Thank NealyMum
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Definitely worth a visit if only to experience the enthusiastic volunteer in the courtroom. The information / history is well presented and you are not over loaded with too many facts. You only need around 45 mins to explore .

Thank heather p
Reviewed 4 October 2017

New exhibits & revitalised by Lottery money - very helpful informative staff & you can now see the added attraction of the courtroom. Well worth a visit if you like history as I do.

Thank Beddington210
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