Redcar & Cleveland Tourisum


Type:
Attractions
Museums

Name:
Guisborough Museum
Description:
Guisborough Museum is housed in a building to the rear of Sunnyfield House. A volunteer run museum, it specialises in the social, agricultural and commercial history of the town.
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Displays include a wealth of artefacts and photographs, depicting the town's history. Larger exhibits include an elegant Victorian parlour, the interior of a chemist's shop and a number of hand operated agricultural implements. The photographic displays include a range of 19th Century views of the town and pictures of historic functions and local personalities from the 1890s onwards. See the Railway Exhibition, the old stocks, a Penny Farthing bicycle, Grandfather Clock, and much more. <br/></br>New displays include: Toys and Games of Past Times – from Victorian times to the 1950s: dolls, annuals, board games, toy soldiers, Dinkey toys and more… revisit childhood memories and show your own children and grandchildren. Early Medical Equipment - a collection of devices used by doctors in the last century: forceps, syringes, tonsil removers – all guaranteed to make you grateful for modern medical techniques!<br/><br/>
<strong>Opening Hours:</strong> Thursdays and Saturdays 10am - 4pm, from beginning of April to end of October.
Show Description:
Guisborough Museum is housed in a building to the rear of Sunnyfield House. A volunteer run museum, it specialises in the social, agricultural and commercial history of Guisborough Town.
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Address:
Westgate Road
Town:
GUISBOROUGH
Postcode:
TS14 6BA
Telephone:
01287 203617
Fax:
Email:
Website:
Key Contact:
Ms Jacky Quarmby - Public Enquiries, Administration, General Manager, One North East e-bulletin, One North East Newsletter, Extranet Edit, Edit Details, Edit Media, View Reports, ATP e-bulletin, ATP Newsletter,
Facilities:
In town/city centre, Indoor Attraction, No Smoking Attraction, All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors, Guide Dogs Permitted, Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors, Ramp / Level Access, On site parking, Parking (free), Groups Accepted, Max group size, Min group size, Open by appointment outside normal opening times, Educational Visits Accepted, Consent to passing the data outside the EU, Consent to Tourism Promoters passing your data on, Consent to Tourism Providers passing your data on, Do NOT wish VisitBritain to contact you, OK To Mail, OK To Publish in Print, OK To Publish On The Internet, Car parking
Price:
Free Admission
Location:
Latitude: 54.53549
Longitude: -1.05411
Road Directions:
Nearest major road is A19. Take the A174, signposted Redcar and Whitby, then the A171 signposted Whitby, follow Whitby/Guisborough signs into Guisborough main street and museum is in Westgate Road.
Public Transport Directions:
Nearest station is Middlesbrough Train Station.
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