North Lincolnshire Museum, Scunthorpe

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North Lincolnshire Museum is a local museum in the town of Scunthorpe, north Lincolnshire, England.OverviewThe museum is on Oswald Road, near the Scunthorpe railway station. It is run by North Lincolnshire Council. The museum has interactive exhibits and covers archaeology, nature, the Victorian era, and war time. It is housed in the former Frodingham vicarage, built in 1874 on the site of Frodingham Hall. There is also a modern extension to the museum.It re-opened in February 2016 after undergoing a £150,000 refurbishment.
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  • August 9, 2017
    This has won awards over the years and there is no wonder, it is a fabulous small museum. They have a new exhibition on dinosaurs and then you move onto the steelworks section. Moving round to the air...  more »
  • August 5, 2017
    I love that this museum is FREE!! Given that it is free, they still provide a good day out with changing exhibits and great little activities. An instant hit with gruesome loving teenagers because the...  more »
  • August 3, 2017
    Popped in today as the geology part had reopened. What amazing fossils, lovd it. Also the air raid shelter with sound effects. Great museum fairly centrslly. Different building to the photo on here. V...  more »
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  • Great fun and learning for kids only problem is its not bigger... We had a great time and it's all completely free
  • Not too bad bit not a great deal there
  • Have a creative writing group there Friday mornings and see all the artifacts
  • Small but interesting stuff about local area
  • Lots of local history to be explored by all generations, great hands on activities for the little ones . Great staff , and a nice little cafe . Good day out had by all.

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