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Museum of Childhood

Main Rd, Sudbury DE6 5HT, England
+44 1283 585305
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Back to our childhood

This was fascinating - we took two of our grandchildren and they enjoyed seeing of toys and games... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Brian S
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Great nostalgia trip

Have been here before but never get tired of the place. Fascinating well laid out exhibitions... read more

Reviewed 4 December 2017
Pete K
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Coventry, United Kingdom
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  • Average5%
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“sudbury hall” (12 reviews)
“all ages” (12 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Main Rd, Sudbury DE6 5HT, England
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+44 1283 585305
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was fascinating - we took two of our grandchildren and they enjoyed seeing of toys and games that we had played with as well as earlier ones. There was a chimney that the children could climb and clean!! The staff were so friendly and...More

Thank Brian S
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Have been here before but never get tired of the place. Fascinating well laid out exhibitions. Really take you back. Well worth the visit.

Thank Pete K
Reviewed 3 December 2017

Place brings back so many memories. There are some interactive areas for children and it is very well set out. The school room brings back memories. The memories are not only from my childhood but also from my own children's early life

Thank steelersheffield
Reviewed 2 December 2017

9 of us from age 8 to 70 enjoyed an interesting time here. Each generation was reminded of toys they had played with. Allow 2 hours for your visit - or more if you want to read all the interesting information & history. Some 'hands...More

Thank Helen T
Reviewed 7 November 2017

The NMC at Sudbury hall is a delight for both School children and those of an older generation, Toys, Puppets, a second world war bedroom, even a Victorian school room all nicely laid out, teach your own offspring's the past in a way that is...More

Thank U6175EUpeterp
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We went in the week and found that we couldn't really get round much because school classes were sitting and having stories told to them. We felt like we were intruding. Found it just wasn't that interesting to be honest.

Thank kaymate1
Reviewed 2 October 2017

There is plenty to see and do at this attraction, with 3 interesting parts to it. We started off at the Museum of Childhood, as the hall did not open until the afternoon. It was great to see toys from my, my parents' and my...More

Thank Canaryfan13
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

An amazing collection of toys. Suitable for kids, big and small. Go back to your childhood. I bet they have something that you can relate to.

Thank scouse_mouse_2000uk
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

This is a great place to visit there is plenty to see and do as you walk around. There are various games and activities that children can do as you walk around. Brought back many childhood memories.

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

There were lots of different types of toys. Plenty for youngest to get involved and for the older generation it brings back memories of your childhood. Well worth visiting. If you go on Mondays the hall is not open or the courtyard shops. Only the...More

Thank jeffbarton2017
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