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Hat Works Museum, Stockport
(4.2/5 based on 200+ reviews on the web)
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  • We never knew what to expect from the place but it was surprisingly good. The kids enjoyed themselves We did to Fascinating machinery and brilliant explanations Well done 
  • Hat-making is part of the history of Stockport but with few of us wearing a hat - except perhaps at work - it is very much forgotten. This museum, run by the local council, attempts to remind of that ...  more »
  • Really interesting site with people stories and children s areas , so excellent for families. Makes you realise how much has changed in 100 years. The staff are really helpful and friendly. Very pleas...  more »
  • What an amazing day out! Do the tour, I dare you not to want to start a hat collection after it!
  • Quite simply the finest museum in the world, I saw a chair that Winston Churchill may or may not have sat in.
  • Brilliant amount of museumery, plenty to see from the materials and the fabrication process and history, world hats and modern milinery. Kids had a good time trying out hats and costumes. probably needs more animation or workshops otherwise a good way to spend an afternoon.
  • It's OK for a one off visit. Kids get bored quite easily. They do a lot of school holiday activities.
  • So interesting but the kids just liked the activities and dress up