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Nuneaton Museum and Art Gallery

Closes in 24 min: 10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
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Saturday out walking

Went for a walk around the park. There is a lovely play park for the children. The museum is small... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2018
Thomas J
Coventry, United Kingdom
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Worth a visit

Went to see the robes used in the TV series the young Victoria. Very impressed, well laid out and... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2018
Alan S
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  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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Nuneaton Museum & Art Gallery sits in the attractive surroundings of Riversley Park. The museum has permanent galleries displaying local history, the life of George Eliot and a fine art collection. Enjoy our activity sheets, fun interactives and...more
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Riversley Park Coton Road | Coton Road, Nuneaton CV11 5TU, England
+44 24 7637 6158
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Reviewed 30 August 2018

Went to see the robes used in the TV series the young Victoria. Very impressed, well laid out and well described. The museum has lots of events and exhibitions during the year and they chance regular. Well worth a visit and have a cup of...More

Thank Alan S
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Lovely museum in a beautiful park. Interesting exhibits. Went specifically to see the temporary exhibition of dresses as worn by Jenna Coleman in the TV series Victoria. Well worth the visit. Nice tea room with friendly staff.

Thank Wendy H
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Always enjoy a visit to this museum next to the park.staff are friendly and polite.there are some excellent displays with plenty to see and interactive displays are good.very clean and tidy definitely recommend

Thank Nylah390
Reviewed 16 August 2018

This is free entry and they are always changing the displays but its really good there we go at least once a month

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Been a frequent visitor since childhood, highly recommend. Always a good programme of events and exhibits

Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Gives a good grounding into George Elliot. Local Nuneaton area history and a very nice art gallery. The small cafe also allows you to enjoy home made cakes either indoors or out doors.

1  Thank Christine M
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

Lovely building and garden areas and cafe but very disappointed inside, tiny area dedicated to Nuneaton’s very own Larry Grayson which was about the only interesting part for us, all top floor gallery was dedicated to local children’s artwork downstairs one half dedicated to local...More

1  Thank Gazblackpooluk
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

So we decided to stop for a break from a long journey. Little to see. Enjoyed coffee and cake though . Friendly service.would have enjoyed a walk in the surrounding park but weather was not suitable.

2  Thank mw196905
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Went for a walk around the park. There is a lovely play park for the children. The museum is small but well worth a look around. If you fancy a drink or small snack there is a tea room inside which is very clean and...More

Thank Thomas J
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

We visited here for the first time last month. We were disappointed how small the galleries were upstairs, there seemed to be a lot of space given to photographic students work, which some were excellent, however we felt the painting exhibition should have been situated...More

1  Thank Pixie-Willow456
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13 April 2018|
Response from nmagteam | Property representative |
Hello, The Museum doesn't charge for entry, admission is completely free. Our regular events and activities are also free to attend. There is also free parking for up to 3 hours next to the Museum building, or a pay and... More