Hands on History Museum, Kingston-upon-Hull

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History Museum Museum
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  • The Hands on History Museum is housed in the old 17th century Grammar School in Hull where William Wilberforce studied. It is worth seeing both for the building and for the displays on the story of Hu...  more »
  • I never knew about this museum but popped in for a look as we were passing this weekend. The museum is fantastic!! Downstairs has a Victorian theme with toys/dressing up clothes and school desks, upst...  more »
  • A little gem with a real mummy, and also a copy of some of the furniture from Tutankhamun's tomb. Also has an interesting display of victorian Hull. What a shame it is only open on the 2nd and 4th Sat...  more »
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  • Really good museum . The exhibits were presented well with lots of information boards. There is a particularly good area about people growing up in Hull in post 2nd world war times. There is a lift . It's free but only open 2nd and 4th Saturday of month for afternoon only . Very busy with all ages . Children loved the downstairs hands on gallery .
  • Lovely museum shame it isn't open more often!
  • Not a day trip, but quietly interesting.
  • Very nice for a small museum
  • Former school class is fun, children can do all sorts of things and dress up. Further history of life in Hull over the centuries. Accessible free of charge.
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