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Tudor House Museum

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Very friendly and knowledgeable volunteers

My daughter and I had a very enjoyable visit to this premises in 16/9/18. The staff were most... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Anna T
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Worcester
Lots to see

Lots of historical artefacts and information to be seen in a very historical building. Things for... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
bigmal511
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Orpington, United Kingdom
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This beautiful 16th century building in the heart of historic Friar Street is run as a museum by volunteers. Displays focus on the house's past, as a home to Tudor weavers through to its use as an ARP Warden's office in WW2, and a school clinic...more
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Friar Street, Worcester, Worcester WR1 2NA, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My daughter and I had a very enjoyable visit to this premises in 16/9/18. The staff were most welcoming, we thoroughly enjoyed our time there.

Thank Anna T
TudorHouse1550, Manager at Tudor House Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your kind review Anna! The team are really pleased you and your daughter enjoyed your visit. Best, Tonia Museum Manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lots of historical artefacts and information to be seen in a very historical building. Things for children to da and a cafe aswell.

Thank bigmal511
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Worcester is full of history through the centuries and here within the museum and commanders you will learn so much. Thoroughly worth a visit.

Thank LynnLG16
TudorHouse1550, Manager at Tudor House Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Lynn, thank you for your kind review! We do make a good pair with the Commandery. I'm pleased you enjoyed visiting the both of us. Best, Tonia

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After a wasp sting I took refuge here! This was without realising what a fascinating little treasure we had stumbled upon. The tea shop was inexpensive, friendly, and allowed you to purchase savouries from the deli next door. The museum was really interesting and the...More

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TudorHouse1550, Manager at Tudor House Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Cheryl Thank you so much for your lovely review! I'm pleased you enjoyed the museum but even more so that you didn't have any ill effects from the wasp. Hope to see you again in the future. Tonia

Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Building Tudor. Not sure where the plastic egg cups fitted in historically. Disappointing. The volunteer perhaps over zealous.More

Thank Jude S
TudorHouse1550, Manager at Tudor House Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

The plastic egg cups would have come from the children's activity corner in the Victorian kitchen. Unfortunately we cannot prevent people from moving things around without putting it all behind glass, which would spoil the welcoming atmosphere so many visitors compliment us on, as they...More

Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Well worth a visit when in Worcester. Lots of local history with guides giving great information. Made to feel very welcome.

Thank dvjc35
TudorHouse1550, Manager at Tudor House Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Thank you for your kind review! I'm really pleased to hear the guides made you feel so welcome to the museum.

Reviewed 6 August 2018

Walking on my way to the Greyfriars(NT) Tudor house, I was stopped by a gentleman who was a volunteer at the Tudor House Museum, who gave a very informative outline of the museum. Free to enter and with an information map provided, you are free...More

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TudorHouse1550, Manager at Tudor House Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2018

Thank you for your very kind review! I have passed your comments onto the volunteers as they enjoy finding out how much their efforts have been appreciated. We're very lucky to have such dedicated volunteers! Tonia

Reviewed 25 July 2018

The volunteers who man this incredible museum are a joy to talk to. They are full of interesting anecdotes about the building, the area and the problems of restoration. The building is fascinating and each room has both artifacts and an explanation. The films on...More

Thank Erica W
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Large very interesting Tudor house with each room well presented with ample descriptions of the large variety of exhibits. Volunteers happy & willing to spend time talking about the history of the house & it's contents. Free admission but happy to make a voluntary contribution....More

Thank Alf S
TudorHouse1550, Manager at Tudor House Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2018

Hello Alf Thank you for your very kind review! I have passed it on to our volunteers as they really enjoy knowing how much visitors have appreciated their work here. Hope to welcome you back to Tudor House in the future. Best, Tonia

Reviewed 17 July 2018

Steeped in history and full of interesting exhibits. Staff are very knowledgeable and helpful. Lots of local history.

Thank sarahys
TudorHouse1550, Manager at Tudor House Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2018

Thank you for your lovely review! The team are really pleased to hear you enjoyed your visit so much. Best, Tonia, Museum Manager

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29 October 2016|
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Response from TudorHouse1550 | Property representative |
Hello Karen At the Foregate Street station, turn left and walk along the Foregate for approximately 200 yards. Turn left down St Swithin's Street and then right at the corner of the Cornmarket (next to the rather fancy... More
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Sian W
14 February 2015|
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Hello - Trip Advisor rules mean I can't post a link, but the website address is on our Trip Advisor page. We are open 10-4 on Wednesday and Saturday, plus Thursdays in the summer. (We're volunteer run.) We hope to see you... More
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