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The Heritage Centre

Joseph Hardy House 150 High Street, Henley-in-Arden B95 5BS, England
+44 1564 795919
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A hidden Gem

Spent the best part of an hour+ here. What a fascinating place to see. It has all been done by... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2017
Peter J
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York, United Kingdom
Small but packed with local interest

I visited with a group of friends, who are all 'Ladies of Leisure' now. We arrived thinking we... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2017
John T
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Solihull, United Kingdom
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7 Jun 2017
“A hidden Gem”
7 Apr 2017
“Small but packed with local interest”
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Joseph Hardy House 150 High Street, Henley-in-Arden B95 5BS, England
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Reviewed 7 June 2017

Spent the best part of an hour+ here. What a fascinating place to see. It has all been done by volunteers but with lots of dedication. To see the history of Henley in Arden laid out like it is was a wonder to be hold....More

Thank Peter J
Reviewed 8 April 2017

I visited with a group of friends, who are all 'Ladies of Leisure' now. We arrived thinking we would stay for half an hour but we stayed much longer. The small rooms are full of fascinating artifacts and there were interesting descriptors on the walls....More

Thank John T
Reviewed 23 October 2016

There is no charge to visit this centre. There a number of rooms highlighting different aspects of the history of the town. It is a good place to visit when you first arrive in the town.to get an understanding of its history

Thank WickersWorld50
Reviewed 16 July 2016

A really enjoyable museum. A great history of this super town. From the original castle, to WW2, to a neat little classroom.

1  Thank Jem J
Reviewed 5 June 2016

On a visit to Henley this is a must see ! The Heritage Centre, run by local volunteers is extremely well presented and gives a flavour of life in this market Town over several centuries. Extremely well presented ( I would say up to National...More

1  Thank Jessievaltos
Reviewed 22 April 2016 via mobile

A wonderful centre portraying life in the town during various stages. Particularly liked the school room and the Anderson Shelter. What was particular good that it was free!

Thank Kymosavvy
Reviewed 12 September 2015

This is a real gem of a local history attraction in a fantastic house dating back to 1345 - and it's free! There is a very wide range of time periods covered and some amazing artefacts. From records of local events and examples of items...More

1  Thank Julie C
Reviewed 1 September 2015

A lot bigger inside than it looks from without - a worthwhile 45 minutes or so looking at the history of Henley in Arden and very helpful volunteers

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Reviewed 19 July 2015 via mobile

We popped into this centre and was totally amazed with the place from top to bottom. It is full of historical items and facts about Henley in Arden. They also had a competition for younger people to take part in whilst looking around the building....More

Thank Stu T
Reviewed 1 July 2015

This free Heritage Centre is in a delightful old building & is crammed with interesting material relating to life goneby in Henley. Obviously a work of love by the friendly volunteers.

1  Thank AndyHoldcroft
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