Visitors’ Comments

Canadian visitors

A couple visiting from Quebec in Canada said:

Very, very helpful.

A couple from Thornbury said:

Wonderfully presented, very interesting museum. Thank you to all the volunteers!

Two visitors from Australia said:

Great collection!

A man from Clifton said:

Loved the wealth of Quaker life and hospitality of helpers.

Someone from the local village of Alveston said:

A real insight into local history. Loved the Quaker exhibition. Thank you.

A couple from Victoria, Canada, said:

Lovely town, great job on the museum!

A local boy said:

Was very helpful for my ‘Romans’ school project.

A couple from Cirencester said:


Someone from London said:

What a fascinating museum, with so much of interest from my childhood to see. I plan to return soon.

A man from Thornbury said:

Local history is great. Also that people give their time and effort to preserve it.

A man from Bognor Regis in West Sussex said:

Our past can really inspire.

Someone from Cardiff said:

People here are really fascinated and helpful with local and family history.

Someone from North Finchley in London said:

I was delighted to visit the museum and see such an interesting collection – my father’s family were from Thornbury.

A couple from the local village of Tockington,visiting the Quakers exhibition, said:

Astonishing. Restores my faith in human nature.

A couple from Toronto, Canada, said:

Wonderfully inviting local museum – a tribute to volunteers who care about their community, past, present and future. Congratulations!

A local boy, overheard, after experiencing the fire engine’s visit to the museum:

That was totally awesome!


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