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Windsor and Royal Borough Museum

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Address: The Guildhall, Windsor, England
Phone Number:
+44 1628 685686

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Well worth £2!!

We called in here & we're certainly not disappointed, very interesting especially with the audio guides, really enjoyed the upstairs tour too!

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Wakefield, United Kingdom
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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
10 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We called in here & we're certainly not disappointed, very interesting especially with the audio guides, really enjoyed the upstairs tour too!

Thank durkar5
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32 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Lovely Windsor has all the usual high street stores but they are laid out do differently to the usual high streets. There are numerous independent stores as well to keep you interested. Loads of lovely independent eateries, cafes, restaurants, bistros and hotels. Lots of locally produced produce too. There are indoor and coveted markets selling a wonderful array of unusual... More 

Thank Di C
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2,201 reviews
1,013 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 936 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

I decided to pay a visit here as I am a fan of local museums and have been to many. Firstly this place charges for entry which is unusual (often there is a donation box but not an enforced charge). Secondly it is very small with a limited number of the usual subjects displayed in this type of museum. A... More 

Thank sheepygold
Windsor, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

I took some friends to this museum as it was raining at the time. It is very interesting. There is an entrance fee, but we waited around for a guide and we had a guided tour of the Guildhall - fascinating!

Thank murraymints3
Eye, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Situated in the old Guildhall, next to Winsor Caste. We were surprised that the entrance fee is only £2 each. It was the history of Windsor told by about 15 sections of images and voice recordings which is best listened too with the free headsets. Some of which did go on a bit too long. One interesting story was the... More 

Thank martyn_bryant
Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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437 reviews
178 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016

This really is a delightful town ,museum. The museum itself is quite small but it packs quite a lot of Windsor history in its four walls. There is a very good audio guide and I suggest that you take this - it doesn't cost you anything. Using this you find out a lot more about the ordinary people of Windsor,... More 

Thank KenMaideheadUK
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14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

The museum was very interesting about the early history of Windsor Listening headphones brought the exhibitions to life Cost was reasonable with kids free

Thank Susan C
Brighton, United Kingdom
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88 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Free on the day I went, very nice staff offered audio info. The relics and history is very helpful to know, giving a sense of how the town of Windsor was created; fascinating.

Thank satiate001
Windsor, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2016

Although small, this museum is lovely and well laid out. The staff are friendly and knowledgeable and always make us feel welcomed. We go regularly because during school holidays they always have fantastic family events on. (usually every Tuesday and Thursday.) Today they were teaching about morse code and our son learnt how to send messages using sound and light.... More 

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Windsor, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 16 February 2016

A Very interesting place to learn about the history of Windsor. Small yet with a great deal of information.

Thank Natalia M

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