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Museum of Cannock Chase

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Lovely compact museum insight into cannock area

Not been for a couple of years but still a lovely place to while away a couple of hours. Staff on... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Gordon S
Leicester, United Kingdom
Great day out

This is such a lovely place, one I have visiting at least 18 years. I never tire of coming and my... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2018
Cannock, United Kingdom
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A fantastic learning and playing experience for all the family. We've recently invested significantly in a brand new mining gallery showcasing the area's rich history and heritage. We also operate a full calendar of events. Come down and see us and...more
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Valley Road, Hednesford WS12 1TD, England
+44 1942 828508
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not been for a couple of years but still a lovely place to while away a couple of hours. Staff on hand and helpful with super informstion and hands on exhibits for young and old alike. Interra ction displays exhibits petfect for youger ones. Relive...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Gordon S
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

This is such a lovely place, one I have visiting at least 18 years. I never tire of coming and my children love it now. Such a nice little place and in lovely surroundings. Also it’s free! Always have seasonal activities to enjoy

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

A fantastic afternoon of creating Christmas items with Kerrie from Living in Loveliness and SewingwithKerrie. We made three very different items to take away served with tea & cake. A great way to spend a Sunday afternoon.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

We pop in here at least once a year and never get board of it. It's a interesting and informative place. Great for all ages In a great location Easy accessible inside and out

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 22 August 2018

I have been coming to this museum for 18 years now and I can honestly say I have seen a lot of changes over the years but right now as it stands the museum is at its very best! Exhibits are exciting and bring History...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 8 August 2018

9 of us went to the family fun day last Sunday. The museum is excellent and well worth a visit in its own right but apart from Clive Chandlers Punch & Judy show (which was superb) there wasn't much else which was quite disappointing. We...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank John K
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely pleasant clean museum, for our local area. Representing the mining years in the area. Also offering great free workshops for children and adults. Can highly recommend for a day out with children, also with the added benefits of the beautiful Cannock Chase and Hednesford...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Castles R
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

This small museum on the outskirts of Hednesford is a lovely place for children and adults to visit for a couple of hours. It’s not huge but covers the history of the area, the local fauna and flora and lots of old childhood toys and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank valmac_12
Reviewed 11 April 2018

Visited the museum many times with family as it is on my doorstep. Hands-on activities for children - interactive exhibits (although some not working), dressing-up, games, crawling through tunnel, walking through a mine, etc. The gift shop gets full marks from me, it is pitched...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank woodseaves
Reviewed 10 April 2018

We had a fabulous afternoon doing activities organised at the museum. Louise was most helpful and pleasant and we had almost three hours entertainment. will definitely come back and track was is going on in the future

Date of experience: April 2018
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lavinia b
29 April 2018|
Response from tigras55ues | Reviewed this property |
Yes but not in the museum xxx