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Kelham Island Museum

Kelham Island Museum Kelham Island | Kelham Island, Sheffield S3 8RY, England
+44 114 272 2106
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Amazing wedding venue!

We got married at a Kelham Island Museum on 5/8/17. We knew we wanted to get married at the museum... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
A TripAdvisor Member
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Great place to take the family

This place costs 6.50GBP/adult and kids under 15 (?) go free. If you're a local I would highly... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Average5%
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“steam engine” (121 reviews)
“steel industry” (36 reviews)
“steel making” (28 reviews)
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Kelham Island Museum Kelham Island | Kelham Island, Sheffield S3 8RY, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We got married at a Kelham Island Museum on 5/8/17. We knew we wanted to get married at the museum from the moment we laid eyes on it. It is such a unique and beautiful building, there was no doubt that this was the wedding...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place costs 6.50GBP/adult and kids under 15 (?) go free. If you're a local I would highly recommend buying a yearly membership (roughly 15GBP) and make good use of the soft play area. This museum boast a lot of hands-on stuff for little kids...More

Thank MrsCommons
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to visit, interesting exhibits with plenty of Sheffield history. I think £6 entry fee was a tad to much but understand the need to cover costs of running the museum and the steam engines which were absolutely fantastic.

Thank MotownJunkUk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well worth a visit. So much to see and absorb the history of steel in the city. Well laid out and plenty of room to move about. The museum caters for all ages and one can marvel at the skill not only of those years...More

1  Thank Barry L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth a visit and it was very interesting and the steam engine a must when it’s running All the tools and things what was made in Sheffield I recommend a visit and the tea rooms do lovely food and nice and great service

1  Thank Citroen2CV6
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very interesting industrial museum, it was my first visit. Lots to see. We enjoyed lunch in the cafe, a generous bacon sandwich & a choice of herbal teas. Polite & friendly staff. Will definitely return.

Thank ChilliJo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

plenty to look at and the steam engine is a must see, spent a good lot of time here, well laid out and good displays

Thank B4rN3Y
Reviewed 7 December 2017

As above good museum lots too see allow at least a morning or an afternoon also the brewery is near there. It might be worth a trip however it's a good walk from the centre

Thank suzanne h
Reviewed 3 December 2017

I have been to this event on many occassions and really enjoyed it. I took a friend who had never been before to the market yeaterday. I had raved about it to him over the years and i was excited we were going. £12 to...More

Thank Helen M
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Nice place, with lots of interesting stuff about the industrial history of Sheffield. Good building and exhibits.

1  Thank DAVID P
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Arthur M
11 March 2017|
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Response from Sheffield Indus... S | Property representative |
Hello apologies for the delay in responding. We would recommend for you at least a couple of hours to include the River Don Engine running at 12 & 2pm Monday - Thursday and 12, 2 and 4pm on Sundays. Or spend the day with us... More
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Ian S
15 November 2016|
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Response from Folkiedave | Reviewed this property |
Catch a tram to Shalesmoor. About ten minutes walk from there.
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Caroline W
22 August 2016|
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Response from Sheffield Indus... S | Property representative |
Hello, We're about a 5 minute walk from the Shalesmoor tram stop or about a ten minute walk from the Catherdral stop in the centre of town please see our plan your visit page on our website for more information and a short... More
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