Dorset Teddy Bear Museun, Dorchester

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#8 of 9 in Museums in Dorchester
The Dorset Teddy Bear Museum is Dorchester's unmissable family museum, with Edward Bear and his family of people-sized bears, in Teddy Bear House. From the earliest antique teddy bears to today's TV favourites they are all waiting to greet you in this enchanting Teddy Bear Museum. Be sure to visit the museum's charming period shop stocking top brands: Steiff Teddy Bear, Merrythought, Dean's, Gund & many more. One of the best varied selection of Teddy Bears and collectors soft toys in the South.
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  • August 18, 2017
    I confess this didn't really do it for me but I'm a 41 year old man. But my wife was happy as anything [a 41 year old woman]. For a rainy afternoon in Dorchester, with a group ticket purchased elsewhe...  more »
  • August 11, 2017
    Old fashioned teddy bears, slightly eerie and not engaging for pre teen boys. Young children did seem to enjoy it  more »
  • August 10, 2017
    Our daughter was excited to go, we paid £17 for the 3 of us and it took 15 minutes if that to walk around a few displays of some teddies. Really not worth the money.  more »
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  • Really lovely little place with a huge selection of dolls. Expensive on its own so buy the gold ticket and visit all 5 museum's.
  • If you love teddy bears you'll love this place
  • A bit expensive for what it is and some of the large bears were a bit scary for my youngest daughter. Staff were great and the bears were lovely.
  • Exellent we bought a massive teddy bear and at a very good price it eas about 1 meter long and for just 19.99
  • Nice range of teddy's

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