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Wardown House, Museum and Gallery

Closed Now: 10:00 - 17:00
Open today: 10:00 - 17:00
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educational for the kids, amazing little cafe with food service available too. really happy that I... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Elisa H
Fun day out

It’s nice pretty building, with surroundings, next to a park and garden full of beautiful flowers... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Luton, United Kingdom
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Wardown House, Museum and Gallery is situated in the beautiful landscaped Wardown Park, on the outskirts of Luton town centre. The museum houses a range of displays throughout the building, including the Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Regiment...more
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Old Bedford Road, Luton LU2 7HA, England
+44 1582 546722
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Reviewed 1 week ago

educational for the kids, amazing little cafe with food service available too. really happy that I have been here for a small trip out with the family and young ones too who thoroughly enjoyed all of the interactive things to do in the museum. all...More

Thank Elisa H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It’s nice pretty building, with surroundings, next to a park and garden full of beautiful flowers, I’ve been there a few time before the refurbishment it’s full of information for WW2 the children love it. Will go again to view soon.

Thank sf786
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place for kids especially school age , plenty of local history to learn about my grand children thouraly enjoyed coupled with a beautiful park , boating lake & play area .

Thank pollymac50
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I saw this was the number one attraction in Luton so popped in whilst in the area. Only a short walk from the station, it takes you a countryside area. This old manor house is now a local museum of Luton. Downstairs are all sorts...More

1  Thank Crazy_Jim_83
Reviewed 11 September 2018

There is so much history in the house, I love that they made an idea of a ghost with a projector but when I asked a member of staff if the house really was haunted I found out that it was!!! It made the day...More

Thank Holly B
Reviewed 4 September 2018

So this is the last day of the holidays and Wardown is one of our local museums. This is a truly hidden gem... I was surprised at was was classed as museum worthy... There were a lot of things from my childhood... such as record...More

Thank Globetrottersanon
Reviewed 28 August 2018

lovely old house to wander round lots to see and do than outside the park is good with a lake tennis courts outdoor bowls and swings for the Children

1  Thank AnnB1880
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

This museum has been fully refurbished and is a wonderful place to spend a afternoon. Lots of interactive displays and a cafe with some very imaginative decor.

Thank adamkoiman
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

I took my 4yr old granddaughter here and she totally loved it. We visited the museum a few times since.

Thank conairs
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Me and my husband spent a lovely couple of hours wandering around this newly remodeled museum,it now has rooms that show what the house would have looked like in the late 1800's with video screens explaining what life would have been like in the house....More

Thank Linda G
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29 August 2018|
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Response from LutonCulture | Property representative |
Hi, Unfortunately we are not currently able to offer a halal option for afternoon tea, however we do offer a vegetarian selection, which we can combine with fish options.
Natal A
12 May 2018|
Response from LutonCulture | Property representative |
Hi Angela, We are a free entry site. Many Thanks Jo