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Old Gaol Museum

Old Gaol Market Hill, Buckingham MK18 1JX, England
+44 1280 823020
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its okay easy to get to very old castle type building not the sort of thing that has a great deal... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
roger s
Lincoln, United Kingdom
Nice small museum

Well worth a visit - lots of miscellaneous artefacts and some good informative signage. An hour is... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Petersfield, United Kingdom
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Old Gaol Market Hill, Buckingham MK18 1JX, England
+44 1280 823020
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

its okay easy to get to very old castle type building not the sort of thing that has a great deal of interest for me but worth a visit

Thank roger s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well worth a visit - lots of miscellaneous artefacts and some good informative signage. An hour is long enough to enjoy it.

Thank Scotginge
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Did you know that Buckingham has its own patron saint, a baby named Rumbold? Also that it once had its own police force and coinage? Just a few of the facts I learned on my visit to the town museum which you cannot miss upon...More

2  Thank Harrovian
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

A lovely local attraction centred in the middle of Buckingham. A beautifully preserved building, great displays and very interesting information provided about the local history of the town! Can recommend without reservation!

Thank loberholzer
Reviewed 30 August 2016

You can't miss the building if you're in Buckingham, it's situated right in the main street. It also houses the Tourist Information Centre. Entry at £3.50 was, I thought at first, a bit steep, but the museum is very well kept and the information is...More

Thank soul_man_dave
Reviewed 24 August 2016

The Old Gaol Museum really demonstrates Buckingham through the ages and the history of the town and surrounding villages. Highly recommended

Thank Janeimac
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We went with our 3 granddaughters and we all had a jolly good time. All the exhibits were well kept and very informative on how people lived in times gone by. As our visit was in the school holidays the staff had organised a quiz...More

Thank TheHalls2013
Reviewed 24 July 2016

If you are visiting or live in Buckingham you should really consider visiting the museum. It is fascinating and gives you a wonderful insight into what life was like in the area during the centuries. It is beautifully set out and displayed. The staff are...More

Thank maggos
Reviewed 18 July 2016

We only saw this from the outside, but it is a stunning little building that is the real highlight of this small town. Do not miss seeing this, as it is beautiful. Unfortunately, it wasn't open when we were available to visit, which is a...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 13 July 2016

If in Buckingham you need to visit this museum otherwise you may miss out on some local history. Situated in the main street- Market Hill it is easy to locate.

Thank JAA_MK
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