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Poole Museum & Scaplen's Court

Exterior Poole Museum with Good to Go logo

Opening Times

Season (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2021)

* Scaplen's Court open 10am - 4:30pm, Poole Museum open until 5pm (both stop for lunch between 1pm - 2pm)
Closed Mon 14 September for a deep clean refresh.
If you are planning to visit the museum you must book a free timed visit by 8am on the day of your visit.

4 High Street
BH15 1BW
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Tel01202 262600



TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
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Recent Reviews:

  • MrsShoes
    Trip Type:
    Lovely place
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 1st September 2020
    Had first visited here years ago and the lovely lady on the door did advise that a lot of the attractions geared towards the children had been removed due to Covid. The museum was super clean. Hand... Read full review
  • Rover201457
    Swindon, United Kingdom
    Not very impressed
    3 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 5th September 2020
    We visited on our trip to Poole,sadly we were not that impressed .There only 3 floors to visit ,a few old pottery items (Poole pottery ) and some old bits about boatmen in the harbour .The Cafe is ok... Read full review
  • Leppard2016
    Surrey, United Kingdom
    Lovely little museum - and free!
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 17th September 2020
    I don't know why some people moan about this museum or downgrade it as something to do on a rainy day. It is a fascinating little place dealing with all aspects of Poole's ancient and modern... Read full review


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