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Laurel and Hardy Museum

Brogden Street | Brogden Street, Ulverston LA12 7AH, England
+44 1229 582292
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The setting of the museum in the Roxy cinema in Ulverston, the birth place of Stan Laurel, is very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
bw409845
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Preston, United Kingdom
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I think £5 is a bit much for this museum, however, there is a lot of information, fabulous photos... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Helen W
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Hereford, United Kingdom
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Now open in our new location. We have a vastly improved exhibition area for you to learn about the life and work of Stan Laurel, with many information boards, personal items and pictures to see. Our cinema area can accommodate around 30 people, showing films and documentaries all day. This is the first phase of our expansion plans with new things being added all the time. The Laurel and Hardy Museum in Ulverston began as the private collection of Bill Cubin, a lifelong fan. Now being run by his grandson, we hope to entertain and inform you about the worlds' best loved double act. New display recently opened. The museum began life as private collection, a wonderful jumble of memorabilia. Our new display attempts to recreate that feeling. A small room packed to the gills with pictures, statues, mugs, records, anything and everything to do with The Boys.
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“small cinema” (14 reviews)
“hardy fan” (13 reviews)
“worth a visit” (25 reviews)
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Brogden Street | Brogden Street, Ulverston LA12 7AH, England
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+44 1229 582292

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The setting of the museum in the Roxy cinema in Ulverston, the birth place of Stan Laurel, is very appropriate and provides a real nostalgic feel. the price is about right and the continuous streaming of the old Laurel and Hardy films makes the visit...More

Thank bw409845
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I think £5 is a bit much for this museum, however, there is a lot of information, fabulous photos and artefacts and a life times Collection of anything and everything to do with Laurel and Hardy. It is worth a visit if you are in...More

Thank Helen W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a real gem of a museum with a wide range memorabilia associated with the brilliant comedy pair. Laurel and Hardy films are played continuously whilst browsing around and the proprietor is a 'mine of information' and helped to explain certain things we weren't...More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not expensive at £5 per head and if you are a lover of Laurel&Hardy it is a must see. The museum is only small, but packed with information and bits to see regarding the duo. Main highlight for me was the Cinema style screen with...More

1  Thank Jeevesliverpool
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I can only repeat what other dissatisfied visitors have said it is NOT worth paying for It took us no longer than 15 mins & as said before there's not much you cannot find on line ..and of course my 14 year old teen was...More

Thank Hjanebrown
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to the "museum" with great anticipation. The most interesting bits were the letters from Stan Laurel and the Sons of the Desert hat. That was it. A lot of stuff that can be seen anywhere on line without paying the entrance fee. One of...More

Thank Paul F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wouldn't call it a museum as other people have said just some copies of pictures news clippings etc. You could have got this information from a book. A couple of hats and costumes as well. There was an old bed that may or may not...More

Thank 853peterm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had long wanted to visit and finally managed it. At one level just someone's small private collection. But informative display boards help tell the story of Stan Laurel in particular and "the boys" in General. I'm a wheelchair user. I'd phoned ahead to check accessibility....More

1  Thank BennyDiction
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

For me, the museum is an absolute must if you're in the Region; its also worth travelling to visit. Nostalgia at its finest. We spent a lovely couple of hours at the museum meandering through the exhibits, taking in the story of Laurel & Hardy...More

1  Thank Sue_1402
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our visit with our 8 year old granddaughter. Well worth a visit and £10- for 2 adults and a child was a cheap day out.

Thank Clare M
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