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....and after your visit enjoy the Cafe and what it has to offer

The Cafe is the gateway to museum and offers a fine choice of drinks and snacks served by the very... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jan M
Jam packed

This place is bigger than it looks from the entrance and is jam packed with articles from every day... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
alang684
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The Malt Barn New Market Street | Usk, Usk NP15 1AU, Wales
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All reviews well worth a visit run by volunteers little gem small cafe welsh town cottage kitchen interesting place to visit walking around couple of hours farm equipment cakes car park cow exhibits farming donation machinery
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Cafe is the gateway to museum and offers a fine choice of drinks and snacks served by the very friendly Helen. Would definitely recommend a visit and will return for more delicious chocolate cake.

Thank Jan M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is bigger than it looks from the entrance and is jam packed with articles from every day life . From tractors to shop and workshop recreations, lots to browse around. Spend an hour or so here followed by coffee and cake in the...More

Thank alang684
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Nice little gem of a museum with a nice little coffee and book cafe..good to pop in and get some information on the history and culture of rural usk and surrounding area

Thank julie23carr
Reviewed 7 August 2018

this small but very interesting museum is free to enter but please leave a donation it's full of very charming interesting and incredible artefacts from a time long gone that gives you an insight into a fascinating part of our history old tools, old tractors...More

Thank Christopher C
Reviewed 27 July 2018

The space isn't big but still there is a lot to see! It is unfunded and you could notice that but it defenitly had its charm. The cafe was verry nice!

Thank wilmavanheusden
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Good choice of drinks and cakes; including gluten free - friendly, efficient service and good atmosphere.

Thank shires96
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

The food is very good all home made the staff are very friendly in all a very good to have coffee and food

Thank Richard John B
Reviewed 6 June 2018

This is a much bigger exhibition than you would expect, its best to allow a couple of hours to see everything!!! Much more in there than you would ever expect. And there is a lovely cafe to go through to get there, so my granson...More

Thank 499stephanie210
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Free to enter museum that was crammed full of fascinating old artefacts from days gone by on the farm, blacksmiths and a cottage kitchen. Very friendly and knowledgeable staff. A Cafe was attached to converted barn which served the best ever toasted teacakes! Highly recommended...More

Thank NICOLA F
Reviewed 17 March 2018

Well worth the visit - another gem that's free - donations appreciated. Rural life from the past you must visit the kids will love it. Very well worth a visit.

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