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Berwick Barracks

The oldest military Barracks in the country are well worth a visit. The Barrack Museum is... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2018
awswan2017
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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Great military history

The barracks has multiple separate museums within at under £10. If you are interested in military... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2018
CanadianErnie
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Berwick-upon-Tweed, United Kingdom
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19 May 2018
“Berwick Barracks”
10 Apr 2018
“Great military history”
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Discover the characters, nooks and crannies of old Berwick as you explore a fascinating recreation of the old town. Learn about its turbulent Middle Ages and then enjoy the stunning ceramics and artistic masterpieces from the magnificent Burrell...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Berwick Barracks, Parade, Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 1DG, England
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+44 1289 309538
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pay a visit to the Barracks History of the regiments etc, reach it by walking the wall around the old town. no parking fees in Berwick and very little in all of Northumberland.

Thank mikemann16
Reviewed 2 September 2018

It feels odd writing a review of Berwick Museum and Art Gallery when I've just written a review of Berwick Barracks; that is because the museum is within the barracks and included in the entry fee for the barracks. They're officially two different places. The...More

Thank tonypr33c3
Reviewed 22 August 2018

This is the town museum with lots of artifacts. It is at the far end of the Barracks. Probably the best part is the Burrell collection room which contains some interesting painting by artists that are not so well known. More interactivity and modernisation are...More

Thank md1mm
Reviewed 17 July 2018

In room one were three TV screens with film of crows on them. In room two a WW1 soldier on film doing exercises and trying to get fit after injuries. Art? Not sure

1  Thank derbysteve
Reviewed 24 May 2018

It is a wee bit expensive but well worth it. Love the displays. My grandsons thought it was great especially as I could tell them about when it was an army barracks and my frend lived there.

Thank 656doreend
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

The oldest military Barracks in the country are well worth a visit. The Barrack Museum is interesting, however if you like a bit of military history The Kings Own Scottish Borderers Museum is included in the price of entry and is excellent. This visit kept...More

Thank awswan2017
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Our son insisted on going here and we were delighted he had. The buildings are impressive and well worth visiting. Inside we saw 2 of the 3 exhibits. The local museum is fascinating and the one on the life of soldiers very moving and not...More

Thank OxfordCorben
Reviewed 10 April 2018

The barracks has multiple separate museums within at under £10. If you are interested in military history, this is a great venue to visit. The exibits are within the baracks, many rooms with varied themes and styles. Some as display cases, some as stories, and...More

1  Thank CanadianErnie
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

We went to visit the Barracks in Berwick and this museum is in the same area. There is a working telephone exchange that you can see working while making phone calls with old dial type phones. An area showing life in times gone by in...More

1  Thank JasonNaismith
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