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Sheffield Weston Park Museum

Weston Park, Sheffield S10 2TP, England
+44 114 278 2600
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The children really love this place lots to see and do. You can spend a good couple of hours here... read more

Reviewed yesterday
chasweb
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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Interesting and educational

An amazing place with lots of information. Very well organized exhibition in a beautiful area. Our... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
horvathgabriella
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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Weston Park is an award-winning, family-friendly museum where the visitors come first. If visiting with children, simply wind up and release, but there is plenty of treasure here for adults too. Discover the real story of Sheffield, from its geological roots to the people, politics and music that shaped the modern city. Alongside old favourites such as Snowy the Polar Bear and Spike the Woolly Rhino, Weston Park plays host to a series of temporary exhibitions.
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  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Weston Park, Sheffield S10 2TP, England
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+44 114 278 2600
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The children really love this place lots to see and do. You can spend a good couple of hours here and it's free. There is a very good cafe for drinks and snacks this place is a credit to the city of Sheffield.

Thank chasweb
Reviewed 3 days ago

An amazing place with lots of information. Very well organized exhibition in a beautiful area. Our kids really liked it.

Thank horvathgabriella
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum is free,and is opened for everyday.This museum is modern place.You can see many modern and historical objects.It is great for kids too,because it has many things that can interest children.And it has many different kinds of room,so you can learn a lot of...More

1  Thank Zhaokun S G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The museum is free, and has many kids activities, dressing up, as well as kids displays and play areas. Most kids seem to love it, and my niece certainly did. With only 3, it is a bit too early for educational games, but there were...More

Thank Katrien S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This park has a bit of everything with the museum, a substantial garden, pond and even tennis courts.

Thank paul o
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My six year old particularly loved having a clipboard and running around the museum with her friend answering the questions. Cafe didn't have much atmosphere and was overpriced.

Thank ClaireLou1976
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went on a Sunday with the grandchildren. A great place that is free. Donations are suggested. The place is well thought out with lots of things for children to touch and do. Various area all themed kept the children amused. Upstairs there is an area...More

Thank Spendee
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Decent, but not spectacular, museum surrounded by a nice park. It has an interesting section on Sheffield urban history and another, not so good one, on prehistory in the area. Various other exhibitions on wildlife etc. It's free entry so worth a bash.

Thank Joh2008
Reviewed 12 July 2017

A good range of different exhibitions that change periodically, I really enjoyed the What on earth display especially the tree as the more you look the more creatures you spot and I still think I didn't spot them all, also The stories of the east:...More

Thank Becky M
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Last visited in early 90s so was surprised by all the changes.. (I used to love the Sheffield cutlery collection.. but am probably in a minority) Now themed galleries show off some of the local treasures. (And still a few examples of tableware!) loved the...More

Thank Roger P
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Response from Paul M | Reviewed this property |
It's free but there are several reminders about a donation. £5 is suggested.
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