Kiln Corner, 1 Junction Road, Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1LB.
Fascinating collection tracing the history of early domestic radio and wartime communications in Orkney. Also maps, charts, valves, transistors, wartime…
Off Bysing Wood Road, Faversham, Kent, ME13 7UD.
Once one of the main gunpowder factories in the South East, the park is one of the best places to discover history of gunpowder manufacturing in a tranquil…
Oakham Farm, Portbury Lane,
Tel: 01275 375 236.
Step back in time; whether you're 8 or 80, you'll be fascinated by this unique collection of memorabilia from days gone by. There really is something for…
Tel: 01526 833 100.
A working collection of vintage agricultural tractors and stationary engines. The museum has a 2ft gauge railway with steam and diesel locomotives. Train…
Old Washington Road,
Tyne & Wear,
Tel: 0191 519 0662.
Two museums together: The North East Aircraft Museum which has over 30 aircraft including an Avro Vulcan bomber and a Lightning fighter. Extensive collection…
Station Road, Forncett St Peter, Norwich, Norfolk, NR16 1HZ.
An independent museum housing a collection of Cold War armoured vehicles, weaponry and tanks; many in working order! The collection includes operational…
Nr Newcastle Emlyn,
Tel: 0300 111 2333.
The picturesque village of Dre-fach Felindre in the beautiful Teifi valley was once the centre of a thriving woollen industry, earning the nickname 'The…
Tel: 01452 318 200.
Celebrating the role Gloucester Docks and the local canal network had in transporting goods to the industrial Midlands. New bright and engaging galleries…
Padarn Country Park, Llanberis, Gwynedd, LL55 4TY.
Bringing the story of the industry that once 'roofed the world' to life. The museum vividly recreates the story of the Welsh Slate Industry. Set in the…
Tel: 0300 123 6789.
The story of Scotland from earliest geological time to the present. The industrial section contains an 1811 Newcomen engine, 1923 single cylinder Corliss…
Tel: 0300 123 6789.
1950s working farm with animals and farm experts on hand; an award-winning museum building telling the story of the Scottish countryside and its evolution.
195 Aylestone Road,
Tel: 07557 612 340 .
Housed in the historic gatehouse building of the former Leicester Corporation Gas Works, it contains a large number of objects and displays, giving an…
Cregneash Road , Cregneash, Isle of Man, IM9 5PX.
An illustration of the traditional Manx farming and crofting way of life, with heavy horses, indigenous Loghtan sheep, shorthorn cows, pigs and Manx cats.
240 Swithland Lane, Rothley, Leicestershire, LE7 7SJ.
Within the Centre is the Heritage Room which has displays from the villages of Mountsorrel and Rothley which have a rich and varied past. There is too…
231 Belfast Road,
Tel: 028 9048 5030.
250 year old building houses a family run Coffee House and Gift Shop. It has one of the largest waterwheels in Ireland – 32ft diameter, dating from 1850…