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Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum

East Cliff Promenade, Bournemouth BH1 3AA, England
+44 1202 451858
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fabulous house and collection

love the stained glass the art collection the features of the nook fireplace there is so much to... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Jerri D
Great attraction

The Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum has to be one of, if not the best, place to visit in... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Marty B
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Romford, United Kingdom
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Private home of extensive travelers Sir Merton Russell-Cotes and his wife Lady Annie was one of the last Victorian manor houses ever built.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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East Cliff Promenade, Bournemouth BH1 3AA, England
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+44 1202 451858
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Reviewed 5 days ago

love the stained glass the art collection the features of the nook fireplace there is so much to see its fabulous!

Thank Jerri D
Reviewed 5 days ago

The Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum has to be one of, if not the best, place to visit in Bournemouth. The building itself is a work of art but every room contains something very special - beit a painting or sculpture - and out of...More

Thank Marty B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This extraordinary house, built by a couple then given to Bournemouth, is well worth the £6 entry fee. The rooms are stunning and full of gorgeous paintings and objets d'art. There is a good introductory film, a pleasant cafe and beautiful gardens.

Thank Adrian B
Reviewed 1 week ago

An interesting place with a great café. The displays are set across a range of room in a fantastic building.

Thank Spaniard68
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed afternoon tea at the cafe with family visiting for Canada. Beautiful spot! Would recommend with family.

Thank Jade E
Reviewed 1 week ago

The museum is along the cliff top overlooking the sea in Bournemouth.. It is a beautiful old Victorian building with a well stocked smallish garden to wander in and have tea on a summers day, but there is a café for chillier days. Inside is...More

1  Thank val p
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Totally unique ,needs a benefactor,they are doing their best,with no money. Incredible artefacts, won’t ever happen again, well worth a visit up a steep hill, Great cafe reasonable prices,

Thank EileenGuildford
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very intriguing place to visit there is something unusual in every room and there are lots to see. If you love Victorian homes it's like that with a museum feel. We had read about it in the Bournemouth imformation leaflet but a...More

Thank Janet W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had no idea this place existed and we loved visiting. My son was mesmerised with the stunning artwork on show. The christmas tree really made the experience and feels very festive at that time of year. Literally takes you back in time and you live...More

Thank Missy F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Found this place by accident, but what a find. Too much to see in the time we had and will go back as soon as we are in the area again. Worth the good price entrance fantastic rooms in the house and a great little...More

Thank davetheroc
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wonderqirls
5 October 2017|
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Response from sarahkersey | Reviewed this property |
£6.00 per adult
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Puneet G
12 April 2017|
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Response from Russell-Cotes | Property representative |
Visitor entry is charged all year round to the Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum. Adults are £6 gift aided. Entry to the shop and cafe is free.
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Robert S
24 July 2015|
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Response from Russell-Cotes | Property representative |
The entry charge for the Russell-Cotes is £6 gift aided per adult. The entry charge is for the historic house including the exhibition "Alphonse Mucha: In Quest of Beauty" in the Edwardiangalleries... More
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