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The Spike, Guildford

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  • Visited the spike recently with my partner and got our own personal tour of the building. It was a great visit and gave a great insight to the running of workhouses in the late 1800 to 1900s the tour ...  more »
  • Very enjoyable evening visit. Good organisation by the volunteers. Lots of interesting facts. More to see than expected and an excellent short film by re-enactors that presented a lot of information i...  more »
  • Had a tour today and it's well worth it very interesting and full of information. Make sure you have plenty of time. Even found a photo of my aunt when she did her training as a nurse in th 1950's.  more »
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  • Highly recommended and a fascinating insight into local history. Well worth taking time to watch the video and listen to the audio stories.
  • It was a really interesting tour and even our 13 year old son was interested.
  • Very interesting historical places with very helpful staff
  • great tourist attraction - fascinating tour of the Casual ward. Very moving. great events too.
  • Fantastic venue, perhaps one of the most different heritage sites in the UK... Well worth a visit. Rooms also great for parties...

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