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Amazing as this is free and there are a couple of treasure hunt type games for kids, very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dominic W
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Surrey, United Kingdom
Amazing Artefacts Collection

Very interesting collection of artefacts and memorabilia housed in what was once a boat builders... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bob H
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Stevenage, England, United Kingdom
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The Quayside, Mevagissey, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing as this is free and there are a couple of treasure hunt type games for kids, very interesting and worth a visit

Thank Dominic W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very interesting collection of artefacts and memorabilia housed in what was once a boat builders premises. Spread over 3 floors it covers a wide range of industries and many periods of history. Well worth a visit!

Thank Bob H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a real gem of a museum. There are plenty of wonderful objects to see and lots of interesting local stories to read. The lady who was running the exhibits on the day we visited was friendly and helpful. It is particularly nice to...More

Thank Nick T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely little place at the end of the harbour. Free admission but please leave a donation, it deserves it. Many artifacts on display over three floors and well worth visiting.

Thank CotswoldsMidge
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So much to see but as the weather was fine and it was rather hot upstairs we didn't really do it justice. I think a small charge per person should be made, not just the request for donations.

Thank ASH696
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really interesting place to visit for free but donations if possible. Lots of things from the past of Mevagissey,Cornwall to look at. I didn't know Belgium fishing trawlers escaped here WW2 and married local woman,ha ha.Very interesting place to visit. Thank you

Thank Scotlandgrockel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

While wandering the harbour we came across this museum. Absolutely superb little gem of a place, lots to see and very well laid out. Staff friendly and knowledgeable, displays are extremely interesting too. Do go visit if near the harbour ..

Thank Steveemma7
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very interesting snapshot of bygone days in the area, with some interesting interviews screened of people talking about their memories. Lots of interesting artefacts to bewilder and bemuse all.

Thank waynebedwards
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a lovely little museum in a great setting. we have visited before but this time there was a TV/Video playing interviews with residents about evacuees sent there in the war. it was so interesting. I loved all the exhibits which are very well...More

Thank Lynda G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

checked out the museum while on holiday and was pleasantly surprised - lots of information and artifacts, It's free but donations are greatly appreciated - go check it out

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