This lists of museums have been taken directly from Gillian Grafton’s list of ‘Interesting Places to See’, as such has not been updated since the mid-1990s.
PLEASE call before travelling to any locations listed below.
Bicton Park (James Countryside Museum), East Budleigh, Budleigh Salterton, Devon EX9 7DP.
Tel. 01395 68465
The Cider Museum, 21 Ryelands Street, Hereford HR4 0LW
The Cider Museum explores the history of cider-making, how the apples and pears were harvested, milled and pressed and how the resulting juice was fermented to produce cider or perry.
Address: 21 Ryelands Street, Hereford, HR4 0LW Tel: 01432 354207
Admission: Adults £3, concession £2.50, students and children £2.00.
Registered Charity Number: 267034
Opening times: Easter to October, seven days a week, 10 am to 5:30 pm. November to Easter, Monday to Saturday only, 1 pm tp 5 pm. Consult the events page for a listing of activities occuring at the museum.
The National Collection of Cider & Perry
A unique celebration of our national fruit. Visitors can taste, compare and buy from a range of over 100 different draught ciders and perries.
Middle Farm, Firle, Lewes, East Sussex BN8 6LJ
Guernsey Folk Museum, Saumarez Park, Catel, Guernsey
Tel. 01481 55384
Hereford and Worcester County Museum, Hartlebury Castle, Hartlebury near Kidderminster, Worcestershire DY11 7XZ
Tel. 01299 250416 or 250560
Somerset Rural Life Museum, Abbey Farm, Chilkwell Street, Glastonbury, Somerset BA6 8DB
Tel. 01458 32903
Consult the events page for a listing of activities occuring at the museum.
Tiverton Museum, St. Andrew Street, Tiverton, Devon EX16 6PH
Tel. 01884 256295
Valley Wine Cellars, Drusillas Corner, Alfriston, East Sussex
Tel. 01323 870532 or 870234.
Includes a cider museum.