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Bygones

Fore Street | St Marychurch, Torquay TQ1 4PR, England
+44 1803 326108
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Soso

We went around bygones lots of display to look at. We stop off at the cafe for a drinks. The shop... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Alison S
via mobile
Excellent Hidden Treasure.

This place is Terrific :-) Plenty to see inside. WW1 WW2 Victorian displays. plus old fashioned... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
James S
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Worcestershire
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  • Average7%
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Fore Street | St Marychurch, Torquay TQ1 4PR, England
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+44 1803 326108
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went around bygones lots of display to look at. We stop off at the cafe for a drinks. The shop was ok but small but lots of gifts

Thank Alison S
BYGONES B, General Manager at Bygones, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Many thanks for your visit.

Reviewed 2 days ago

This place is Terrific :-) Plenty to see inside. WW1 WW2 Victorian displays. plus old fashioned seaside themed games. Model Railways and Fair Ground Displays with moving models :-) and a Lovely Cafe/Tea Room inside :-) a Real Gem

Thank James S
BYGONES B, General Manager at Bygones, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Great to hear you enjoyed your visit, thanks for coming and we hope to see you again!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Very interesting, well laid out exhibition that holds your attention throughout, well worth a visit by the young and old.

Thank _c_horne_horne
BYGONES B, General Manager at Bygones, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Great to hear you enjoyed your visit and feel it suitable for all ages, come again!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Well worth a visit, situated in an old cinema and crammed full of interesting items from the past, bit of a time warp!

Thank Steve W
BYGONES B, General Manager at Bygones, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Glad to hear you enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took my granddaughter for a lovely day out, the museum is very formative with something for everyone, the little cafe was very good, very nice day out

Thank Shirley C
BYGONES B, General Manager at Bygones, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your visit and feedback, we are delighted to hear you and your granddaughter enjoyed it!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was sceptical as at almost £10 per head, but when inside you can see why. Authentic smells and noises..thousands of items from way back when. The amusement arcade took me back to my childhood..machines I had forgotten about...and many you can still play on. The...More

Thank Robbie W
BYGONES B, General Manager at Bygones, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Many thanks for your visit and feedback, we are pleased to hear you found it value for money. We regret that on your visit the model rail was inoperable, hopefully if you come again, you will see what we are doing to improve it.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Very, very worth a visit. The street scenes and shop fronts are great anyway, but the cafe elevates it. Great selection and a real trip down memory lane.

Thank Ian C
BYGONES B, General Manager at Bygones, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Great, we are delighted to hear you enjoyed your experience... and that the cafe helped!

Reviewed 1 week ago

a good place to spend an hour or so. very interesting and worth a visit. easy to find and on the bus route

Thank linda k
BYGONES B, General Manager at Bygones, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Many thanks for your visit and feedback, see you again!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We are 70 year olds, so found it fascinating lookig at, and remembering thing that your grandparents and parents had. We had great fun, saying "my mum had one of those", 0r "my grandmother used to use on of those". A freat place to bring...More

Thank Gordon K
BYGONES B, General Manager at Bygones, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Many thanks for your visit and feedback, we are delighted to hear you enjoyed it and could reminisce!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This huge, HUGE, collection of historical artefacts, everything from Clothes, food, posters, war time medals and letters, combined with a Victorian street scene with the sounds and smell of stream trains and cobbles beneath your feet. A thoroughly interesting place to visit (cuppa and cake...More

Thank LadyBones71
BYGONES B, General Manager at Bygones, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Many thanks for your visit and feedback. We are pleased you noticed the attention to detail, some of the smells are quite noticeable!

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Jeannette J
3 September 2017|
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Response from BYGONES B | Property representative |
Hi, there are about 8 stairs from the ground to 2nd level then 30 up to the top and 30 down however they aren't too steep. They are graduated and have hand rails. Unfortunately we cannot fit lifts in due to it being a 1920's... More
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Sam D
11 August 2017|
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Response from BYGONES B | Property representative |
£9.50 for our 3 levels (:
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Justine W
2 August 2017|
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Response from BYGONES B | Property representative |
Hi! It is self-guided unless you book as a group for a guided tour. Thanks!
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