Museums in England
Museums & Galleries
GLOUCESTER CITY MUSEUM
Brunswick Road, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL1 1HP
Open to the public after recent refurbishments, Gloucester City Museum offers a choice of exhibitions with interactive experiences exploring the unique history Gloucestershire and the Cotswolds region. Part of the development is the all new Caf...
MILESTONES LIVING HISTORY MUSEUM
Leisure Park, Churchill Way West, Basingstoke, Hampshire, RG22 6PG
Imagine an open-air museum inside a massive modern building, with a network of streets and buildings based on those found in Hampshire from the Victorian period and the 1930s. Then you have an impression of the size and scale of Milestones - Hamps...
WATCHET BOAT MUSEUM
Harbour Road, Watchet, Somerset, TA23 0AQ
Displays of flatner boats, plus nets and other items associated with their use, maps, knotwork and boards showing the various uses of withy. Activities include a small rope making machine for making skipping-ropes, plus block and tackle where e...
Museum & Gallery
High Street, Ilkeston, Derbyshire, DE7 5JA
Discover Derbyshire's Museum of the Year 2011 and 2012, and East Midlands Museum of the Year 2013. Enjoy our warm, family friendly environment, wonderful social history displays, beautiful gardens, tempting tea room and amazing views across the...
Museums & Galleries
THE CLASSIC BOAT MUSEUM
Columbine Road, East Cowes, Isle of Wight, PO32&6RE
Based at East Cowes the Classic Boat Museum and Gallery is home to an brilliant collection of sailing and power boats, of both local and national interest. Our overall goal is to preserve and present the best boats that highlight the craftsman...
Hawkhill Road, Eyam, Hope Valley, Derbyshire, S32 5QP
Our central theme is the terrible outbreak of Bubonic Plague in 1665-6, when the villagers quarantined themselves and halted the spread of the disease. The world wide spread of plague is covered, and also the recovery, with the development of loca...
Castles & Museums
STAFFORD CASTLE & VISITORS CENTRE
Newport Road, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST16 1DJ
Built by William the Conqueror to subdue rebellious local people, Stafford Castle has dominated the Stafford landscape for over 900 years. Visitors today will find a more peaceful setting - you can follow the castle trail, exploring the castle rui...