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Heysham Heritage Centre

24 Main Street | Heysham, Overton LA3 3HF, England
+44 1524 853465
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Small but informative

Run by enthusiastic volunteers who are happy to spend time with you. Something of interest for most... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2018
Rita B
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London, United Kingdom
Tiny but lovely

Run by volunteers who are lovely to talk to this little well presented attraction is well worth a... read more

Reviewed 27 May 2018
WillStaffordshire
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Staffordshire
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24 Main Street | Heysham, Overton LA3 3HF, England
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+44 1524 853465
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Reviewed 5 July 2018

Run by enthusiastic volunteers who are happy to spend time with you. Something of interest for most people who want to know about the area

Thank Rita B
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Reviewed 27 May 2018

Run by volunteers who are lovely to talk to this little well presented attraction is well worth a visit. It's free but well worth making a donation to keep this little gem open.

Thank WillStaffordshire
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Reviewed 2 May 2018

Although small, it is informative and interesting and the volunteers are very friendly and happy to chat about the village. It has lots of information available whilst open every weekend in season, it is worth checking whether it is open out of season as this...More

Thank kunduku
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Reviewed 28 April 2018

Visited recently whilst on holiday in the area. We hadn't seen it before and thought it was, new but the very friendly volunteer on duty explained that out of season it only opens at weekend. There were so many old photographs but I'm not going...More

Thank W W
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Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

We returned from America and called into the Centre and it's getting even better. Every one is very helpful.

Thank Gary C
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Reviewed 15 June 2017

Having been brought up in Heysham during the 1950's I remember the heydays of Heysham Head, the busy docks, Granny's nettle beer, St Peters Church, the Tea Gardens and the old weighing machine. All of these memories were brought back when I visited the new...More

Thank Tony E
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Reviewed 26 August 2016

Small but perfectly formed. This free to enter information centre is an ideal as an introduction to this interesting corner. Great coastal walks and the churches are worth a visit. The centre itself has information and old photos so what this once thriving resort was....More

Thank helstravels
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Reviewed 9 August 2016

The Heritage Centre isn’t very large and is situated on the main street. There are various information boards to read and there will be a volunteer who will be able to answer questions. The Heritage Centre used to be the barn for the cottage which...More

Thank vivEngland
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Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

The Heritage Centre has lots of information for locals and travelers. The staff is very knowledgeable and helpful. The Centre is operated with volunteers only and enjoy helping the visitor with there questions.

1  Thank Gary C
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Reviewed 24 April 2016

What can I say it's an information centre lots of information when I visited the lady was very informative about the surrounding area if you go, you have to sign to guestbook as this is how they are funded so sign in!! It's the LAW!!

2  Thank Tony F
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