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Streetlife Museum of Transport

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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Simply fun (but interestingly educational; too)

The Museum has a fabulous collection of vehicles, small and large from a long time window - along... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
SKLEast
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Hornsea, United Kingdom
Brum Brum

Took our granddaughter during school holidays and she enjoyed it. It's free and well worth going... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
kevmakin
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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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Climb aboard at the Streetlife Museum of Transport and enjoy all the sights, sounds and smells of the past. Admission to the Streetlife Museum is free. Experience 200 years of transport history as you walk down a 1940's high street, board a tram or...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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High Street, Kingston-upon-Hull HU1 1PS, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Museum has a fabulous collection of vehicles, small and large from a long time window - along with relevant displays and paraphernalia. Sitting in a horse drawn stagecoach, in the dark with a flickering lantern while it jostles around to the sound of horses...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took our granddaughter during school holidays and she enjoyed it. It's free and well worth going round to see all the exhibits. There's old vehicles, trams and shops to look inside. You can go in the trams and listen to the audio of what it...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank kevmakin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is. Fantastic takes you back to the older days and everything is so well presented . It was my first visit and I would recommend it. Go all visitors to hull and any hull people who have not been your miss ing a trea...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 136Patsy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very interesting, with old items on display and vehicles, some with background noise or video. old shops stocked with items from a bygone age, some I remember as if yesterday.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank john m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were visiting Hull with our student daughter and took a trip to this museum. We all enjoyed looking round everything and finding out more about Hull's history. There was plenty to interest all of us ( even a hard to impress twenty-something) and the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Felicity S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lots of interaction and authenticity here. We particularly enjoyed the slot machines, driving the daimler through a simulator, and the plush seating in the tram

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Michael S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Called at this attraction with my wife whilst in Hull. Firstly the attraction is free (although a donation can be and was left). There is something for everyone. Trams, trains, vintage cars and motorcycles, replica stables, bicycles, even an aeroplane! Every corner opens up a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Trevor B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We made a visit here today in our first visit to Hull. Thoroughly enjoyed it and would love to go back with kids and grandkids. So much to see and it's all free!

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a place, spent some time here taking photos! Lots to see Staff were very friendly Can’t fault it Definitely a must

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank vix_5011
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A great run through vehicular history with plenty of local information. Lots of vehicles for kids to climb on. The “coach ride” may seem low-tech from the outside but it was gave us all a clearer impression of what coach travellers experienced in the past.

Date of experience: February 2019
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beverleyray
17 March 2019|
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Response from Newforest86 | Reviewed this property |
There is a multi storey car park next to the Magistrates Court which is cheaper than the local Council ones. There is also plenty of on street car parking closer if you're only staying a short while.
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Adele C
14 September 2018|
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Response from ATHENS07 | Reviewed this property |
I think you can walk over the bridge and get to it from the deep. Probably 5-10 mins?
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102samit
24 July 2018|
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Response from Paul H | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry I can't answer that question but I will endeavour to get you a reply
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