Alderney Society Museum

Alderney, United Kingdom

Alderney Society Museum, the principal museum in Alderney, is located in the Old School House. Exhibits there fully reflect the history of the town and include a collection of rare maps, a list of British Regiments stationed in Alderney starting with 1732, old records, the 1940 Census of Alderney, finds of the Elizabethan shipwreck, and many rare artefacts. The museum is administered by the Alderney Society, which established it in 1966 with the purpose of creating 'an organisation dedicated to the historical, environmental and scientific promotion of the Island of Alderney'.

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Founded: 1966
Category: Museums in United Kingdom

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4.7/5 (based on Google user reviews)

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Chris Moore (4 months ago)
Well worth a visit
Angela Jaiswal (14 months ago)
Such a lot crammed in such a small place. Really facanating.
Una P. (2 years ago)
Enjoyed the museum and learned a lot about the occupation times
Neil Le Milliere (2 years ago)
Fantastic example of what can be done by enthusiastic and talented volunteers supported by the island. Since fantastic displays and a "must visit" if you're on the Island.
Graeme Wilkinson (3 years ago)
Great few hours spent reading and looking at the interesting history of the island.
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