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Berwick upon-Tweed Barracks and Main Guard

Parade, Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 1DF, England
+44 370 333 1181
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VERY INTERESTING

For those who love anything military, this Englsh Heritage attraction is a must. The actual... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
joolia
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Grantham, United Kingdom
Informative

An informative collection of rooms showing the history of the barracks. Each room covers from the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kenneth J
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Scotland, United Kingdom
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Parade, Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 1DF, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

For those who love anything military, this Englsh Heritage attraction is a must. The actual buildings are amazing and house several museums displaying several periods of military history. The only complaint we had is that this attraction was not signposted from the town and we...More

Thank joolia
Reviewed 1 week ago

An informative collection of rooms showing the history of the barracks. Each room covers from the early history of the army to the present day, with displays and 'scene sets'. An enjoyable visit.

Thank Kenneth J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

very good an interesting if you have relatives that were in the regiment even if you dont it is still worth a visit to learn a wee bit about the regiment

Thank gary b
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While in Berwick, I remembered being taken to the Barracks when younger, however, when we made our way to it, we found that it did not open for the season until the end of March, so we were a few days too early! However, the...More

Thank Sandra and Alan S
Reviewed 22 May 2017

This was really good and we learned a lot. Having old letter from men that were kill at war was lovely to read. The kids were enjoyed it too

Thank is0bel123
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Happened upon this place whilst in Berwick - there was an event on and people where dressed in traditional costumes, with cannons being fired!!! It's a great place to visit.

Thank Julian500
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Very interesting site. Very good exhibition and plenty of artefacts with history and description. Covers all aspects of the barracks, regiments and their lives from conception to present day actions.

Thank cockneyshaun
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed our visit today. Lots of information, set out really well for older children to learn.

Thank lindz1981
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Interesting old barracks buildings. EH exhibition wordy but interesting; regimental museum amateur and more specialist. Great for adults with interest; children would struggle.

Thank westwalesfoodie
Reviewed 20 April 2017

A most interesting and fascinating insight into the military history of this area and the KOSBs in particular. To be recommended. A few more directional signs from room to room and to upstairs rooms might have been helpful.

Thank Rod E
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mick r
will this attraction be open 14th/15th January,what times and how much?
4 January 2017|
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Response from 530mick | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I've no idea but as its local authority and English Heritage it may be open if its a weekend.
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