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Museum Britannia House

Ross Road West, Stanley, East Falkland FIQQ1ZZ, Falkland Islands
+500 27428
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A must in Stanley

This place is a must in Stanley , but take your tissues . The children's version of the conflict... read more

Reviewed 30 January 2017
nuttynannynoonoo
,
Middlesex
The Museum

A fascinating journey into the past the exhibits are excellent and there is also a video of the... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2016
Kabristan
,
Wem, United Kingdom
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This maritime museum pays homage to the cultural history of the Falklands.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Ross Road West, Stanley, East Falkland FIQQ1ZZ, Falkland Islands
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+500 27428
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Reviewed 30 January 2017

This place is a must in Stanley , but take your tissues . The children's version of the conflict made me cry

Thank nuttynannynoonoo
Reviewed 25 May 2016

A fascinating journey into the past the exhibits are excellent and there is also a video of the history of the conflict

1  Thank Kabristan
MuseumManager2015, Director at Museum Britannia House, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2016

Great review - thank you! We really appreciate the feedback.

Reviewed 25 March 2016

This is a Museum you should definitely visit its wonderful, one of the best small museums I have ever been too, only wish we had more time there, but we had also booked to see the pengwins, staff are the best, so informative, and friendly....More

1  Thank rogthehat
MuseumManager2015, Manager at Museum Britannia House, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2016

Thank you so much! We love to hear what our customers think and it's really lovely to receive such positive comments - greatly appreciated.

Reviewed 6 March 2016

This is an excellent museum depicting the history of the Falkland Islands,information about the wildlife,etc. As well as information about the pioneering days there are displays about the Falkland 's War and modern day life. Also information on Antarctic exploration including a wooden refuge hut...More

Thank Linda S
MuseumManager2015, Manager at Museum Britannia House, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2016

Great review - thank you very much - so pleased that you enjoyed our museum!

Reviewed 21 February 2016

If you are in Port Stanley on the Falklands,near to the pier .Very informative local guides.Well displayed artefacts both from natural world as well as the guy of the Island .

1  Thank Mary38677
MuseumManager2015, Manager at Museum Britannia House, responded to this reviewResponded 27 February 2016

Glad to hear you enjoyed the museum - thank you very much for taking the time to review.

Reviewed 19 January 2016

This museum has only re-opened recently and is truly excellent if you want to know more about the Falkland Islanders way of life from early times. The Conflict of 1982 is well documented in a very precise way without triumphalism. I was a soldier during...More

1  Thank Oldbags186338
MuseumManager2015, Manager at Museum Britannia House, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2016

I'm delighted that you enjoyed your visit to the museum. Thank you for your kind words - it means a great deal, particularly coming from a veteran.

Reviewed 8 January 2016

The new museum in Port Stanley is well thought out and beautifully presented. It covers the human and natural history of these stunning islands with great exhibits. There is a small section about the 1982 invasion but this is not overdone and is thought provoking...More

1  Thank Nick-and-Carol
MuseumManager2015, Manager at Museum Britannia House, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2016

Thank you for such a wonderful review! I'm so pleased you enjoyed it so much - it means a great deal to us. Could I be really cheeky and ask that you repost it on our new TripAdvisor page, please? We are down as "Falkland...More

Reviewed 15 December 2015

For £5 you get an entrancing experience and are taken back in time. Covers everything from the founding of the islands to the invasion in 1982. well worth a visit.

1  Thank Chris B
Reviewed 4 October 2015

This museum has moved to the old dock yard in the middle of Stanley. As far as I am aware it is no longer open to the public

1  Thank Kelpercarol01
Reviewed 20 August 2015

Small but informative museum. It's a walking distance from the harbor. I can't imagine why 2 nations went into a cruel war over this island. This precious land should be kept intact for wildlife. Walking along the road by the shore line in the cold...More

1  Thank spaniel12
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