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Berwick upon-Tweed Barracks and Main Guard

Parade, Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 1DF, England
+44 370 333 1181
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A Good Day Out

We spent the day here walking around the town and the walls. Visited the Barracks and Main Guard... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Jane E
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Bridlington, United Kingdom
A good way to kill a few hours

We spent a good few hours in here, very interesting stuff after our walk along the town walls... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Carol H
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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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Parade, Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 1DF, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We spent the day here walking around the town and the walls. Visited the Barracks and Main Guard and Museum which was really interesting, well worth a visit!

Thank Jane E
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent a good few hours in here, very interesting stuff after our walk along the town walls. If you're into all things military and interested in a little more about the defences of Berwick Upon Tweed it's a must.

Thank Carol H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The museum has a decent shop in the ticket office and I especially liked the Dad's Army merchandise. The barracks museum is split into three parts: A museum showcasing past life in Berwick, highlighting the castle and with a nice little dragon tunnel for kids...More

Thank J F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Only visited the KOSB area. The guys were very helpful and up for a chat. The museum is laid out nicely with loads of stuff to see.

Thank Alan M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited as in the area and English Heritage members. There were three exhibitions running at the time which covered historic Berwick and the barracks/army. They also laid on some good activity within the displays for the kids. Kept the kids entertained for 90 minutes and...More

Thank davidmbg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth a visit. Plenty to see and very well presented. All displays set out in a logical order. A most enjoyable experience.

Thank JayneWoroch
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Great visit, wonderful welcome from all. Our dog was welcome everywhere! Great afternoon for family and pooch.

Thank Lisa C
Reviewed 11 August 2017

This is the first time I have visited this gem. Three separate museums open on the day we visited and all three were fantastic. I would recommend this place to everyone.

Thank RGreenwell
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Contains Berwick Town Museum & Art Gallery, English Heritage display detailing the history of the British Regular Army upto WW1, and the regimental museum of the Kings Own Scottish Borderers. Unfortunately there are no refreshment facilities, but all 3 museums are interesting and worth a...More

1  Thank Tony R
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

This is a nice little place with some interesting displays and information. There are no facilities, other than toilets and it was very quiet when we visited but if in Berwick worth a look.

Thank Tracey C
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mick r
4 January 2017|
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Sorry I've no idea but as its local authority and English Heritage it may be open if its a weekend.
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