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Stamford Library Heritage Display

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A little gem of history found in the library. Very impressed by the embroidery, which took the... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2018
Will B
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Second visit and I learn even more about Stamford.

The exhibition provides pictures, objects , maps and written histories of Stamford's links with... read more

Reviewed 13 April 2018
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Stamford Library High Street, Stamford PE9 2BB, England
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 7 July 2014

The demise of Stamford Museum was a dreadful decision by the Local Authority, but full marks to the team at Stamford Library for their effort in assembling a very informative and interesting history of the town. Well worth a visit - or more than one...More

2  Thank johnlister500
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Reviewed 9 February 2014

Finding out about Stamford's wonderful buildings and history is more difficult than it should be - and more difficult than many other towns. Information boards are lacking or in poor condition. Some reasonable books in the library to browse. I had planned to visit the...More

1  Thank basilfawty
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Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

A little gem of history found in the library. Very impressed by the embroidery, which took the local ladies embroidery society so long to complete this intricate work of art and history.

Thank Will B
Reviewed 13 April 2018

The exhibition provides pictures, objects , maps and written histories of Stamford's links with the past and it's worth spending about an hour there. It's in the same building as the library which is very child friendly.

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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

With libraries shutting all the time Stamford’s very lucky to have theirs. It’s got books for all abilities is easy access and the staff are always happy to order books if it’s not in stock. I do a lot of sewing as Crafting and fir...More

Thank 752spikec
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Lovely old building in the centre of Stamford well worth a visited can’t miss it on the Main Street,

Thank Gramlx
Reviewed 4 October 2017

This is another part of Stamford history the building is lovely and you get everything you need inside the library.

Thank jesssooty
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Bits of history of Stamford: its rich past with the wool trade, use of local stone for building...good map showing places of interest.

Thank tinkle_24
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Stamford has a fascinating history and I would recommend digging into this on a first visit to the town.

Thank Concentric
Reviewed 30 July 2017

This is a relatively small area located in the town's library which has some interesting material relating to Stamford's history, including the famous Stamford bull run.

Thank durham05
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Stamford library is one amazing place, heritage display shows off best parts of history, although it is quite small, it is so charming , because of wonderful staff who love their job and you can really tell, they love Stamford and are proud to be...More

Thank sanucis
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Larger than what I was expecting, interesting history of the town which is well displayed. could easily spend 30 minutes or more studying everything in detail.

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