Admiralty Buildings, Castletown, Portland, Dorset, DT5 1BD.
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An authentic recreation of the busy wartime dockyard on the Isle of Portland, from which in 1944, thousands of American troops of the 5th US Corps and…
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Low Stott Park, Finsthwaite, Ulverston, Cumbria, LA12 8AX.
Built in 1835, the mill is now restored as a working industrial monument. Much of the bobbin making machinery remaining includes a turbine and a steam…
Rayrigg Road, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 1BN.
A spectacular museum on the shores of Windermere that showcases the sights, smells and sounds of life on the lake. Steam launches, sailing yachts, motor…
Blackheath Avenue, Greenwich, London, Greater London, SE10 8XJ.
The home of Greenwich Meantime and Longitude Zero, the most important scientific site of its kind in the world which contains one of the finest collections…
The Quays, Trafford Wharf Road,
Tel: 0161 836 4000.
Explore a timeline of conflicts from the First World War to the current day. Get up close to objects that have borne witness to conflict and hear how war…
Royal Hospital Road,
Tel: 020 7730 0717.
Featuring five new permanent galleries, the museum shows how Britain's past has helped to shape our present and our future. Discover the impact our Army…
University of Reading,
Tel: 0118 378 8660.
The museum aims to challenge perceptions about rural England by revealing the historical and contemporary relevance of country life. Interactive, galleries…
The Old School, Allerford, Minehead, Somerset, TA24 8HN.
The old school houses the museum where there are displays in what was the principal classroom of items of country life, of which many people can relate…
Shelsley Walsh Hill Climb, Shelsley Walsh, Worcestershire, WR6 6RP.
The Society has restored the mill to a working condition for use as a visitor attraction and educational resource, as well as providing active conservation…
Eardington, Nr Bridgnorth, Shropshire, WV16 5JL.
Daniel's Mill is a fully working watermill set in the idyllic Shropshire countryside, deep in a wooded valley crossed by the 19th century viaduct carrying…
The Mill House, Bishops Lydeard, Nr Taunton, Somerset, TA4 3LN.
Working watermill. Among the many traditional trades and crafts displayed are the wheelwright's shop, transported from Devon and preserved exactly as it…
The Railyard, George Street, Harwich, Essex, CO12 3ND.
The Museum is housed in the Harwich Town station buildings which opened just three years after the Great Eastern Railway in 1865. Over the past two years…
Amcott House, 40 Grove Street, Retford, Nottinghamshire, DN22 6LD.
The centre was built in 2008 and houses our extensive collection of items relating to farming and rural life. Agriculture and rural crafts have been crucial…
2a Alexandra Road, (corner of Green Street),
1920s style cinema with Wurlitzer pipe organ. Museum covering the history of theatre organs and cinemas, and related topics. One of the leaders in the…
Pen y Maes, Meliden, Prestatyn, Denbighshire/Sir Ddinbych, LL19 8PY.
This forgotten building is being transformed into a vibrant community and tourist hub. The history exhibition will showcase the village and its stories,…
Crofton Pumping Station,
Tel: 01672 870 300.
The oldest working beam engine in the world, an 1812 Boulton & Watt, and an 1846 Harveys of Hayle, pump water to the summit level of the Kennet & Avon…
Tel: 01884 840 960.
Former textile mill opened as a working museum. Tour the working levels and view the 1910 Lancashire boiler, 1910 300hp Pollit & Wigzell steam engine,…
Tel: 01278 691 595.
Grade II* Listed building (c1830) houses award winning 1861 Easton Amos steam land drainage machine. 1938 Marshall portable boiler used for raising steam.…
Tel: 07707 670 177.
The original 1920 mill steam engine was the 13th and last mill built in Barnoldswick, and is preserved in operating condition with working cotton weaving…
Green Dragon Lane,
Tel: 020 8568 4757.
It houses some of the world’s rarest working steam engines still in their original location and tells the incredible story of how the Victorians cleaned…
(Entrance is in King's Lynn bus station), Market Street, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 1NL.
A display on the history of Savages, with carved fairground gallopers and other objects associated with the firm. As well as numerous other objects of…
The long lost third part of the Jack Hampshire story.
A celebration of great moments from the best-loved steeplejack of all time. This exclusive collection features 3-hours of the best of Fred brought to screen…