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Red House Museum

Out the front of Red House Museum located in Christchurch Dorset

Guide Prices

Admission to the Red House Museum is free, but donations welcome.

Opening Times

All Year (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)
Tuesday - Friday10:00 - 17:00
Saturdays (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)
Sunday10:00 - 16:00
Sundays During Summer Holidays (24 July 2019 - 2 Sept 2019)
Sunday12:00 - 16:00
Red House Museum
Quay Road
BH23 1BU
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Tel01725 511912



TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

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    Recent Reviews:

    • sjj2015
      Weymouth, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Very interesting
      5 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 6th June 2019
      I love my history so this place was very interesting I loved the Victorian clothes and the old toys it was very good enjoyed it so much plus it’s free and u just put a donation in the box. Read full review
    • Nick B
      Doncaster, United Kingdom
      A brilliant little museum
      5 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 11th August 2019
      The Red House Museum and gardens was built in 1764 and was the parish workhouse for Bournemouth and Christchurch. It is now a chartable trust and tells the story of hristchurch sine before the Ice... Read full review
    • Mannyminpin
      Southampton, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Fun place to look around
      4 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 22nd August 2019
      We spent an hour is so exploring the museum and gardens. An eclectic mix of different things in the museum. Particularly liked the Victoraina and 1930s displays. Nice to have somewhere free to visit. Read full review

    Map & Directions

    Road Directions

    By car: the museum is beside Christchurch Priory. Follow brown signs which lead to nearby car parks.There is one hour free parking outside the museum and a pay and display car park at the end of Quay Road.

    Public Transport Directions

    By public transport: Christchurch railway station is a 10 minute walk from the museum. Yellow Buses and red Wilts and Dorset buses pass through Christchurch High Street. Stops are less than a 5 minute walk away, follow tourist signs.

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