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Royal Pump Room Museum

Closed Now: 10:30 - 17:00
Open today: 10:30 - 17:00
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Afternoon visit

Visited Harrogate and decided to look around the Pump House. The first problem was finding it, but... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
via mobile
Egytian artefacts: very interesting

Nice small museum. A broad spectrum of displays, including some very interesting egyptian pieces... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Maria T
Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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  • Average21%
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“sulphur water”(12 reviews)
“spa water”(13 reviews)
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Unit 5 Grosvenor Building Crown Place, Harrogate HG1 2RY, England
+44 1423 556188
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The tour is great, so informative worth £4 of anyone's money. Nice display and a beautiful restoration.

Thank Vicky G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited Harrogate and decided to look around the Pump House. The first problem was finding it, but it turned out to be our fault for not walking far enough. The museum was small but packed with information. We spent some time watching the video about...More

Thank nanwithaplan
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice small museum. A broad spectrum of displays, including some very interesting egyptian pieces, courtesy of Ogdens. Worth £4.

Thank Maria T
Reviewed 1 week ago

A fab little museum full of interesting items from decades past. It won’t take you more than 1 hour to look round and would definitely recommend staying to listen to the talk about Harrogate and its famous springs which enlightened me to the history of...More

Thank Emma S
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've lived in or near Harrogate all my life and decided it was time we visited. It's a small but perfectly formed museum, doesn't cost much to get in and is run by Harrogate Borough Council. It tells the story of Harrogate's history as a...More

Thank Abi C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A must if you visit Harrogate as this is where it all started and is why Harrogate is Harrogate and on the map. Very centrally located close to the Crown Hotel and Valley Park it is a small museum with staff give an informative short...More

Thank Mike J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were very disappointed with our visit here and expected more? It seemed to be a museum but with little of the original baths to see .... unless we missed something???

Thank Roger G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The first thing we noted on our visit was the pleasantness of the staff. Although, at £3.00 per person to enter will felt with hindsight it was a little bit expensive for what it was..although we do appreciate these buildings and our heritage needs to...More

Thank Roy_and_Val
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spent an hour or so here. Pleased we did. Lots of interesting information & some artefacts, also taken down to the well-heads for a talk. It might have been better if it had been less disjointed. The clear story boards, pictures & exhibits worked well....More

Thank SeaseekerNewcastle
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited this museum for something to do in Harrogate on a rainy day. Not much to see, but gives you an idea how Harrogate became a place to go to for the upper classes in days gone by.More

Thank LordGrimthorpe
265helens, Manager at Royal Pump Room Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. The Pump Room building is small, but we do try to pack a lot in, including selections from our costume collection, an Egyptology display, tours of the sulphur well and occasional temporary exhibitions (Nidderdale Photography competition winners coming soon) as...More

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30 January 2018|
Response from taylorfish | Reviewed this property |
According to the website, they are open Sunday 2pm to 5pm