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“Fascinatingly quirky and a great mix of local and international, historical and biological - there really is something for everyone and things you are positively encouraged to touch unlike so many museums.”
“Always like to visit local museums when on holiday, this place was a delight of varying items from a two headed kitten preserved in a jar to zulu war clubs, birds eggs, butterflies, radio station really time we'll...”
“There's animals, dinosaurs, museum, a film, bugs, an Egyptian room, cafe and shop, tortoises, fish, the sea lion show is well worth it, there are good talks, the parrot will say * off with some encouragement that...”
“The Egyptian museum is very good fun, and the animals themselves are happy and well cared for.”
“Great gardens to walk round - lovely Azalea display this time of year stunning - National Carriage Museum in the stable areas well worth the visit and to top it all very nicely furnished house to look round.”
“Lovely house and beautiful grounds very peaceful and lots of interesting things to see and do - the Queens golden carriage was part of a special exhibit at the carriage museum and it was even more exquisite up clo...”