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Address: Staircase House 30/31 Market Place, Stockport SK1 1ES, England
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Strawberry Studios Exhibition - Staircase House ' I am in Love '

If you are of my generation 70's 80's - music recorded at Stockports Strawberry Recording Studio , bookended my teenage years - Starting with the Music of 10cc and ending with... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
MJ O
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are of my generation 70's 80's - music recorded at Stockports Strawberry Recording Studio , bookended my teenage years - Starting with the Music of 10cc and ending with groups like the Buzzcocks - Joy Division- Icicle works etc. Brilliant exhibition - with lots of audio - interviews & video . well worth a visit . runs all... More 

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stockport
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I didn't know this little museum existed until a few months ago which is strange as I have been to staircase house twice previously... definitely needs more advertising. Great for spending a couple of hours, lots of interactive areas for children and local history information for older children and adults. Free but we always leave a small donation to try... More 

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Stockport, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stockport is a dormitory - fact. However in the mundane there is the history of our lives and this musuem is the place to make the average Stockport resident realise that dormitory doesn't mean insignificant or dull. Excellent displays of industry, sport (who knew George Best was County player!), education, local archeology and reconstructions of domestic rooms. For the party... More 

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2017

It has many floors and lots on the history on the town and the strawberry display seems to be the most popular.

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Thank Ed E
Manchester, United Kingdom
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211 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

I visited for a particular reason and that was the 50th anniversary of the most excellent Strawberry recording studio. Located in the bottom floor, the music detail was great. The reason behind the opening of the studio, the bands of my youth being represented via image, recording and multimedia were a pleasure, invoking many happy memories of rocking like a... More 

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Stockport, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016

As I live in Stockport I have been meaning to visit the Stockport museum for quite a while.It is Located next to the Stockport indoor market off the market square.The entrance is free,alltough there is a donation cabinet on the way out, situated away from anybody,so you can or cannot donate without anyone watching you.I donated £2..The museum is set... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

A fab museum, packed with information about the local area. Free to enter, Stockport Story Museum has four floors of displays. We especially enjoyed the collection of Victorian memorial/mourning items. Definitely worth a visit.

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Thank R_Mol90
Stockport, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

Lovely local museum, covering so many aspects of Stockport's history, from brick making, coal mining, brewing, transport, the police, fire brigade and local sporting endeavours. A couple of lovely Lowry painings, and other local paintings, and loads for the children t0 do. Recommended.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Been here a couple of times with my child. Favourite activity is the dressing up section followed by the art work area. Child asked member of staff lots of questions and he lady gladly answered.

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Stockport, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Near the now fashionable market area of Stockport the Stockport museum offers interesting insights into Stockport history. I came here with the kids, the staff were great and, being from Mellor, the kids really enjoyed the archeology found there. The kids did a picture trail and won a prize which they were delighted with. Great to see some pride in... More 

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