Museums

Gallery of Steel Figures

Tickets for Gallery of Steel Figures, Prague. Come and enjoy this very popular attraction and admire the skill of the craftsman that have made them! With dozens of steel sculptures on show that have been inspired by movies, comics and cartoons, this is one the whole family can enjoy! You are allowed to touch and …

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Mercian Regiment Museum

The Worcestershire Soldier exhibition tells the story of the men of the Worcestershire Regiments from 1694 to the present. These soldiers lived and sometimes died in the defence of the country and its interests overseas. Using archive film, memories and the unique collections of The Worcestershire Regiment and Worcestershire Yeomanry, this display brings over 300 …

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RAF Defford Museum

The RAF Defford Museum opened on Sunday September 28th 2014 and fulfilled a long cherished dream of Veterans of RAF Defford. Plans were put in place to start building work in early Spring 2014 on the restoration of the Decontamination Annexe of RAF Defford in Croome Park to accommodate the ?RAF Defford Museum?. The restoration …

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Ilfracombe Museum

We have a fascinating and eclectic collection arranged over eight rooms; there is something here for everyone. We are full of the curious and the wonderful! Highlights of the collection include drawers of insects and butterflies from Britain and around the world. We have African, Asian and South American exhibits too. Closer to home find …

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Gatwick Aviation Museum

The Gatwick Aviation Museum is an aviation museum located in the village of Charlwood, in Surrey, on the boundary of Gatwick Airport. Some of the aircraft are capable of running their engines on event days; and it is intended to get as many aircraft as possible restored and into working order. This is thanks to …

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HMS Belfast

HMS Belfast is a Town-class light cruiser that was built for the Royal Navy. She is now permanently moored as a museum ship on the River Thames in London and is operated by the Imperial War Museum. Construction of Belfast, the first ship in the Royal Navy to be named after the capital city of …

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Rural Life Centre

The Rural Life Centre is in Tilford, Surrey near Farnham in southern England. It is a museum of country life originally assembled by Mr and Mrs Henry Jackson and is run by a charitable trust. It covers over 10 acres (40,000 m2) of field, woodland and barns, and comprises a large number of implements and …

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Salcombe Maritime Museum

When was the Museum formed? The Museum was founded in 1974 and has occupied the basement of the Old Council Hall in Market Street since 1992. Who runs the Museum and how is it funded? The Salcombe Museum Society is a registered charity (no. 268909) and is run entirely by volunteers. All our stewards volunteer …

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Railway Museum

Origins?The opening of a new First School in Wylam in 1974 created an opportunity by 1976 for the County Council to redevelop the former school, known today as the Falcon Centre, to house a new Library and to allow Wylam Parish Council to create a small museum in one of the old classrooms. It took …

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Chertsey Museum

Chertsey Museum is the local authority museum for the Borough of Runnymede and is funded by Runnymede Borough Council with support from the Olive Matthews Collection Trust. The museum is staffed by a full time Curator, full time Education Officer, part time Keeper of Costume and six part time Museum Assistants, and is supported by …

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Dartmouth Museum

Dartmouth Museum is a local museum in Dartmouth, Devon, which displays and chronicles the history of the port of Dartmouth. It moved to its current location in the 1950s and is housed in a merchant’s house which, in 1671, entertained Charles II and where he held court during a storm which forced him to stay …

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Berwick Museum and Art Gallery

It?s made up of over 300 pieces including must-see oil paintings, watercolours, and drawings by masters including Degas, Boudin and Daubigny as well as locally-grown talents from Northumberland?s very own Joseph Crawhall. Also taking pride of place are Medieval, Neolithic and Bronze Age artefacts, as well as Samurai armour and swords, East Asian art and …

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The Museum of Carpet

The Carpet Museum Trust was founded in 1981 with the aim of ?establishing a public museum ? for the exhibition of items of local historical and educational interest and in particular in any way connected with the manufacture of carpets and similar textiles?. Following the boom years of the 1960?s, the carpet industry ? for …

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Avoncroft Museum of Historic Buildings

Avoncroft Museum of Historic Buildings is an open-air museum of rescued buildings which have been relocated to its site in Stoke Heath, a district of Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, England. Founded in 1963 and opened in 1967, the museum was conceived following the dismantling of a 15th-century timber-framed house in Bromsgrove in 1962 to provide a location …

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East Anglian Railway Museum

The East Anglian Railway Museum is located at Chappel and Wakes Colne railway station in Essex, England, which is situated on the former Great Eastern Railway branch line from Marks Tey to Sudbury. Services on the Sudbury Branch Line are operated by Abellio Greater Anglia. The museum has a wide collection of locomotives and rolling …

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Kidderminster Railway Museum

The Kidderminster Railway Museum houses a vast range of railway artefacts, most of which date back to the days of steam travel. From pen nibs to clocks, from signs to signalling equipment, from photographs to timetables and rolling stock – there is a vast amount to see when you visit us. The items in the …

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East Surrey Museum

The East Surrey Museum is a small but highly attractive museum dedicated to the preservation and display of artefacts and documents relating to the social history, archaeology and geology of East Surrey from the earliest times to the more recent past. Conveniently located in the centre of Caterham, a minute’s walk from the station and …

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