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“Nice small Museum”

House of Hardy Fishing Tackle Museum and Country Store
Ranked #22 of 43 things to do in Alnwick
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Reviewed May 1, 2017

This is a nice and informative Museum attached to a very good fishing tackle shop.
There are videos playing of Hardy employees making fly rods, the staff are friendly and very helpful,
Take your wallet as there is everything for the fisherman.

Thank ossiejolly
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Reviewed March 6, 2017

if visiting north Northumberland you must visit Alnwick, the castle ,the gardens, and importantly the world famous Hardys fishing tackle factory and museum generation of royalty have had their fishing equipment made here,and is still rated as the best fishing Rods and Reels in the world.

Thank mikejshirley
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Reviewed February 5, 2017

If you are a keen fisherman/angler then this place is for you. Interesting display in museum about history of the Hardy family and fishing equipment. Well stocked store of different brands of fishing equipment & accessories. Friendly staff who were happy to chat about 'fishing'. They obviously KNOW what they are talking about and were very pleasant and helpful. Shop's a bit pricey but you are getting top quality products.

Thank 0312tracy
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Reviewed September 30, 2016

a nice but short visit, realise that dealers are visiting but was expecting more special offers and service as a retail customer

Thank ianrmcdonald
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Reviewed September 18, 2016

Complete history of Hardys fishing tackle with loads of examples in glass cases. Excellent fly tackle shop adjacent with some coarse and sea tackle.

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