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Wakefield Museum, Wakefield
(3.3/5 based on 35 reviews on the web)
Discover Wakefield's fascinating history: be transported to the rainforest (watch out for the caiman underfoot!); step into a Victorian kitchen; peep into a prison cell; let the children play in teh 'front room'; ride the rhubarb express!

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  • I visited here today with work expecting it to be a "proper" museum yet when we arrived we got slightly confused as it seems to have merged in with the library and doesn't have the atmosphere you woul...  more »
  • A great half day experiencing the history of the local city with various sections and displays that help bring it to life 
  • I went into the museum and I walked into the crocodile area and I was scared at it at first but it is really good 
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  • A bit New not really eye catching
  • Loved it