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Ludlow Museum

Broad Street | The Buttercross, Ludlow SY8 1AW, England
+44 1584 878697
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In a lovely building but not open often.

This museum is located above the Buttercross which is a picturesque and historical building... read more

Reviewed yesterday
sheepygold
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london
A small, tired collection

It seemed a pity not to visit this museum while we were in Ludlow, but the collection is small, the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
V581ZSdonb
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Sydney, Australia
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Broad Street | The Buttercross, Ludlow SY8 1AW, England
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Reviewed yesterday

This museum is located above the Buttercross which is a picturesque and historical building prominently located in town however when I visited I found that it was not open even on a Wednesday. At the moment I think it is only open on a Friday...More

Thank sheepygold
Reviewed 6 days ago

It seemed a pity not to visit this museum while we were in Ludlow, but the collection is small, the displays unimaginative and we'd probably enjoyed spending more time at the nearbby Castle.

Thank V581ZSdonb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When in primarily to see the Saxon sword pommel as we had seen it in a leaflet. Lots of great local artefacts including a coin hoard and fossils. Really loved the temporary exhibit of Georgian bits and pieces from a local man's collection. Spent a...More

1  Thank yaffaMedway
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The museum is small but it has a nice collection of artifacts. It is only one pound to enter. The curator is a great guy to chat with. A must visit.

1  Thank DTWinfield1
Reviewed 21 August 2017

The man at the till was super enthusiastic about this lovely local museum. A must-visit fir £1!! We learn a lot about the area and the exhibits were beautifully displayed.

2  Thank WizBee
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This is an excellent museum with interesting facts about the very local area. Although small, it is well worth a visit.

1  Thank Claire P
Reviewed 21 May 2017

This museum was the main reason we were visiting Ludlow as there was a small but interesting temporary exhibition on there that we wanted to see. It was about a magazine company (Newsfield) that used to be based in the adjacent building back in the...More

1  Thank TheDiscoMessiah001
Reviewed 5 May 2017

If you visit Ludlow in Shropshire, I would recommend that you visit their museum. The building itself is very imposing & there are many historic documents, artifacts & bygones within its walls recalling times past & events which took place in & around Ludlow.

2  Thank Mike P
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Interesting local displays - good to see the more modern history of Ludlow being showcased. Friendly staff in an interesting building. It would be nice to have more items available to purchase- what they did have was of excellent quality but a very small range....More

2  Thank Gishers
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Very small museum, but also very small entry fee at only £1. It has some interesting things relating to the history of the town and area, including the 'Bitterley Hoard' and a wonderful Golden dagger pommel. There was also a temporary display about 80s videogame...More

1  Thank Eccentric87
Management response:Responded 10 March 2017

Thank you for your review, we are glad you enjoyed the current Newsfield display! Hope to see you again.

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