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Hereford Cider Museum

Pomona Place, Hereford HR4 0EF, England
+44 1432 354207
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Cidertastic

Fantastic museum with friendly staff. Lots of info on how cider is made and a chance to taste... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
museumgeekScotland
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Scotland
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A hidden museum

A real jem of a museum, you wonder around at your leisure and also you can watch a video about how... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
shorthaul2015
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London, United Kingdom
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Visit this museum in the heart of Herefordshire and learn about the history of cidermaking. Discover how apples were harvested, milled, pressed and the juice fermented to produce cider. Walk through the fascinating champagne cider cellars and find out how two 19th century brothers created the Bulmers empire. Visits include a free sample of cider in the gift shop. There is a tea room and free parking. Annual Cidermaking festival in October, see website for details.
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  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Pomona Place, Hereford HR4 0EF, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic museum with friendly staff. Lots of info on how cider is made and a chance to taste examples before making purchase to take home. Videos with clear explanations of how cider is made and a huge basement with bottles and more detail on how...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A real jem of a museum, you wonder around at your leisure and also you can watch a video about how the process of cider starts from beginning to end. Go down in to the cellars and see how the production line worked and cider...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and I visited as we needed to pop into the Sainsbury's next door saw this place and thought why not? I am very glad that we did as it was surprisingly lovely. the information was clear and accessible, there things for children to...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came as a group and had a good tour and tasting. A great introduction to how cider is made. The guide was very good. Very interesting to see all of the equipment and learn how it used to be done and how it’s done...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are interesting in the history & manufacture of cider then you will like this museum. There are lots of items on display for you to see, well worth a visit.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Takes about 60-90 mins to walk round but really interesting in seeing the History of Cider making and the machinery used

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Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

This is a quite substantial museum (albeit not crammed with things to see) that on the ground floor has a cafe and a gift shop too. The museum takes you through how cider was made prior to industrialisation, the history of Bulmers of Hereford and...More

Thank Nick I
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Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

I might be biased because I’m a real cider lover but I absolutely loved this museum. So did my husband who isn’t a cider drinker and therefore no bias involved!! The museum is in the old Bulmer’s factory and while it looks tiny from the...More

Thank Lisa W
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Elizabeth P, Manager at Hereford Cider Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2018

Oh, how lovely! Thank-you so much for the glowing review. I'll pass the message on to Sandra.

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Reviewed 20 February 2018

I did not know what to expect from Hereford Cider Museum, but I left pleasantly surprised by the experience. It is located close to Sainsbury's supermarket, about a 15 minute walk from the city centre (quite badly signposted, took me a while to find), and...More

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Elizabeth P, Manager at Hereford Cider Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2018

Thanks very much for the detailed review, which is excellent as it supports our own ideas and what we want to do in the future!

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Reviewed 8 February 2018

This is a great little museum, telling the story of cider making through the ages, and its commercialisation by the Bulmer family. The cellars packed with tens of thousands of bottles are fascinating. Naturally, the shop has a good range of cider and a chance...More

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31 December 2017|
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Response from Elizabeth P | Property representative |
Hello, as we are not a cider producer we offer small samples of three ciders by some of our stockists or apple juice on the day, depending what we are sampling. You can also buy a pint on tap of the cider of the month in the... More
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