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British Lawnmower Museum

Closed Now: 09:00 - 17:30
Open today: 09:00 - 17:30
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Best Lawnmower Museum I have ever been to

This is my fifth visit and it gets better every time.Makes me feel like going home and mowing the... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2018
Woodford,Essex, England
Bit different but interesting

We found this through a link on a page by chance and decided to pay a visit. Sounds a bit weird but... read more

Reviewed 24 April 2018
Barrow-in-Furness, United Kingdom
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The nation's foremost garden machinery collection, multi-award winning unique museum of over 250 restored machines. See lawnmowers of the rich & famous including Prince Charles and Princess Diana. See the fastest, the most expensive, to the 1st...more
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106-114 Shakespeare Street, Southport PR8 5AJ, England
+44 1704 501336
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Reviewed 24 July 2018

This was a gift for my husband from our children. We had a short stay in southport and were looking for places to visit. Brian gave us a tour of the museum, he gave us lots of information about all the different lawnmowers, didn't know...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 2 July 2018

Great museum. Shame about the sercuity staff being very rude. I know they have a job to do and it was hot and busy on Sunday 1st July. But! People are not cattle! You would not even treat cattle like it. What will visitors from...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 21 June 2018

This is my fifth visit and it gets better every time.Makes me feel like going home and mowing the lawn.Good for buying spares etc.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 23 May 2018

What a treat, went to Southport with the family and decided to give this a try and it was so quaint and interesting. Such a lovely little place and something you can tick off your bucket list.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 24 April 2018

We found this through a link on a page by chance and decided to pay a visit. Sounds a bit weird but actually really interesting if you have any sort of curiosity about lawnmowers! The place itself looks like a shop in the street and...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 12 April 2018

Spent about an hour in the museum and found it very interesting. Start upstairs with an audio guide which has been put together well and highlights some of the collection of mowers and grasscutters. There are lots of machines and there is quite a bit...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Dennis P
Reviewed 10 April 2018

We loved this museum - it just suited our nerdy side! Absolutely stuffed with lawnmowers and lawnmower memoriabilia, we couldn't take it all in! Audio tour available. Really, really interesting, surprisingly! Lots of history about mowing lawns, celebrity snippets and lots and lots of lawnmowerd...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank LocusA1
Reviewed 10 March 2018

We had a nice impromptu guided tour. Lots to see. Lots to touch. Very interesting. Would recommend. Need to find this place as not well posted.History and general interest.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank barry77
Reviewed 20 February 2018

Spent about 45 minutes looking at this museum and listening to the informative and funny commentary.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank JaneCur
Reviewed 13 February 2018

Brian gave us a great tour of this museum. The film from the 1940s was interesting. IF you are near Southport I would definitely recommend going to this attraction.

Date of experience: January 2018
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16 September 2016|
Response from Charles G | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Yes there is parking nearby or you can park at the Amusement Park car park, about a 15 min walk away.