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Great day in Doncaster

Go on Saturday morning, great breakfast club ,it's pull up a sandbag time , I am disabled but got... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
DAVE9146
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Doncaster, United Kingdom
Wonderful Place

My boyfriend and I a came here on a whim for an afternoon out. It was a local attraction and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Boltonlass93
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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The charitable aims of the Victoria Cross Trust who own the museum,fall into 2 main categories, firstly to restore the final resting places of VC recipients not in the care of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission. Secondly to educate the public as...more
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Cedar Road, Doncaster DN4 9EY, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Go on Saturday morning, great breakfast club ,it's pull up a sandbag time , I am disabled but got great help from the staff there , nice place to talk with people who have been there , brings back so many good memories for me...More

2  Thank DAVE9146
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I a came here on a whim for an afternoon out. It was a local attraction and reasonably priced so we thought, why not? And it turned out to be a fantastic choice! Our guide Steve had so much knowledge to share...More

1  Thank Boltonlass93
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My hubby took some American friends who were impressed with the knowledge, professionalism and information given by the guide. A must do in Doncaster !

1  Thank Melissa S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited this place with my partner and 12 year old son after stumbling across it on Facebook. I did think the price was a bit steep for the guided tour. The museum itself was lovely my only problem with it was, that there was material...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After visiting in December 17 and having a great time with two of my grandsons I just had to return with my other grandchildren ( two girls 10and 11 and two boys 7 and 9) I can't praise the guides at Ashworth highly enough, he...More

2  Thank Paul P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have spent a lot of time researching my family tree over the last few years and have recently decided to study the military history of my ancestors in more detail. Visiting Ashworth Barracks was so informative, putting information I had uncovered about such people...More

1  Thank Jan4142
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited the barracks with two of my grandchildren well worth a visit very interesting and informative special mention to Mick Brand who was first class

1  Thank budswin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a wonderful place to visit, as ex military it was a great reminder of when I was a soldier,with weapons and tanks, lots of military memorabilia, and life in the trenches, and a wonderful experience for children of all ages. And there is a...More

1  Thank billweir16
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

as you approach the museum you dont quite realise the size and amount of information you are going to be presented with, this is not a free walk round museum but a well informed guided tour, giving you a total insite to what the Ashworth...More

2  Thank ddodd2301
Reviewed 13 June 2018

first of all the musium was hard to find. with very little in signs pointing the way. the gps post code worked well. on seeing the site for the first time it dose look lake a military installation. we paid our £10 and had our...More

2  Thank IdaEdgson
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riedefine
14 August 2017|
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Response from Andrew F | Reviewed this property |
Yes, £7 is the standard charge, discount for usual suspects. I think tours starts on the hour, final one is about 4.00pm. Tour takes up to 2 hours depending on how many people are there, and how much handling of guns, armour... More
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Stevensnailham
16 June 2017|
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Response from AshworthBks | Property representative |
All visits are by guided tour which are undertaken by our Veteran volunteers and staff. This is to allow a much better quality 'hands on' experience for our visitors.
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brian545reed
21 August 2015|
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Response from AshworthBks | Property representative |
The new Ashworth Barracks Military Museum, located on Cedar Road in Doncaster, is easy to get to using bus services 15, 16 and X78 The bus station is next to the train station We hope this helps and we look forward to... More
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