Average visit time – 1.5-3 hours
Things to do at Oakham Treasures review
Oakham Treasures is one of the largest privately-owned museums of retail and farming history in the country. Located near Portbury in Somerset it was opened to the public in 2008 and has since become an award-winning visitor attraction that takes you on an uplifting trip down memory lane.
There is a fascinating and unique collection of memorabilia from the last century with something for everybody with a number of different themed areas. The Grocery store is the largest of the shops on display at the museum. It is stocked from floor to ceiling with original shop counters and weighing scales. You’ll be amazed at what you will recognise.
Their sweet shop smells of the wonderful aromas that are synonymous with sweet shops. There are rows and rows of sweets and chocolates. In the Hardware store, there is everything you would have needed for your home. It is an Aladdin’s cave of bits and bobs.
Haberdashery is one for the ladies, with a beautiful display of the more intimate apparel worn by ladies in the 30s, 40s and 50s. There is also an Off Licence and Tobacconist. Plus a chemist with lotions and potions. The final display room is the Tractor and Farm Museum. This houses 150 old and vintage tractors. There is also an impressive display of old farm engines and farm equipment.
Covid 19: Due to current restrictions not everything will be open, or it may be open differently to normal, at the attraction that you are visiting. Please consult their social media accounts, give them a call or visit their website if you can’t find the information you are looking for.
FAQ and Further Information Oakham Treasures
Address: Oakham Farm, Portbury Ln, Portbury, Bristol BS20 7SP Somerset, England. Phone: 01275 375236
Category – Museum – Indoors – Suitable for all ages
Is there food and drink available?
There is a cafe serving hot and cold food and drinks.
What are the main things to do?
Museum with a fascinating and unique collection of memorabilia from the last century. There are toilets and a cafe.
What are the ticket prices?
*Prices are subject to change and/or discounts online. *Mid-range. An adult ticket costs £8, children 6-16 £5, under 6s are free. Family ticket £18.
Is there parking?
There is a free car park.
When are they open?
The museum is open from Tuesday until Saturday. For up to date opening times please visit their website.
Only assistance dogs are permitted.
Are they accessible?
Please contact the venue
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