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Royal Albert Memorial Museum

Queen Street, Exeter EX4 3RX, England
+44 1392 265858
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3-Day Highlights of Southwest England Small-Group Tour from London
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Exeter's world-class museum has stunning new displays and galleries, fabulous exhibitions and modern amenities. The displays reveal Devon and Exeter's rich history and global connections. Exotic animals, birds and insects delight children and the world cultures galleries display stunning items from all over the world. Opening times: Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 5pm. Closed Mondays and bank holidays. Free Admission. From time to time galleries may be closed for special events; please check before traveling.
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  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Queen Street, Exeter EX4 3RX, England
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Reviewed yesterday

This place is full of interesting objects, not specialised in a certain field. This could be seen as a disadvantage but offers lots of insights in history, ethnology, geology ...

Thank Monika B
Reviewed 3 days ago

Although a donation is much appreciated!! We visit the museum for the first time since its refurbishment and it was excellent. If your going to Exeter you should consider visiting, Just go down the road beside M&S in the High street and you will be...More

Thank Karl N
Reviewed 3 days ago

really like this museum, theres a good variation of items to view but sadly not a lot of explnantion behind any of them.

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 4 days ago

Very eclectic with enough interactive exhibits to keep all children interested. My only criticism is that the lighting is rather dim making some of the descriptions hard to read.

Thank exeman
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The bad weather had us looking for some shelter and we stumbled into the museum just to get dry, however we were all pleasantly surprised by the amount of displays on offer and we all found something that peaked each of our interests, local history,...More

Thank Charlotte P
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Not impressed - used to be good with see tions of tasty pies, etc but since it changed hands the menu is banal and very dull (scones, paninis, cakes) and service is executed by young people who appear to be so bored and uninterested in...More

Thank LovelyDevon
Reviewed 1 week ago

The museum is well laid out and full of interesting artifacts. The obligatory mummy cases were in there, plus incredible natural history displays. Ethnographic displays were made up from gifted collections, which gave a snapshot of the cultures of the past. The art section looked...More

Thank lynnjeffery2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a museum that one could go to many times and still enjoy the visit . There is also a café on the ground floor. One of the highlights from the present display is the Seaton Down Hoard which is the third largest collection...More

Thank lonely2014
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lots to see and do for all the family, we visited with grandparents and teenagers, well worth a visit if you are nearby

Thank hevdev
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the most entertaining museums I've visited. It's packed full of things relating to Exeter and the world beyond - you're never quite sure what you're going to see round the next corner! The stuffed animals and collections of butterflies and other insects may...More

Thank Andrew H
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Linda L
5 August 2016|
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Karen P
24 March 2016|
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General admission to the displays and exhibitions is free though entry will be charged for one of the forthcoming exhibition: Garden Photographer of the Year starting 23 April - adults £4, concessions £2, under-19s free... More
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jackiebea
8 June 2015|
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There aren't any dinosaur skeletons on display in RAMM and I'm not sure there ever have been. We do have the skeleton of a Cuvier's whale in the Case Histories gallery and some visitors think that it's a dinosaur. In my 10... More
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