Maurice Dobson Museum & Heritage Centre, Barnsley

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Our Museum tells the story of Darfield and it's people.

The Museum opened in 2000 after a restoration of the building funded by HLF and European sources. It is run by volunteers from the Darfield Area Amenity Society.
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  • I am a frequent visitor to the Maurice Dobson museum the staff are all volunteers and enthuse about it and they do their upmost to make us welcome they encourage children to participate and promote...  more »
  • This little museum is a microcosm of the village of Darfield and its immediate area. Just about everything in it relates to Darfield, has been donated by the people of Darfield and is staffed by the.....  more »
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  • Fabulous place to spend a few hours me and my wife visited and got a very warm welcome from the staff who are all volunteer's, we had a guided tour and we were introduced to the history of Maurice and his partner and the history of the artifacts, well worth taking the time to visit, thank you for showing us around with such enthusiasm,
  • Really cool museum with loads of interesting items on display and great stories to go along with them. Our tour guide Ken was so knowledgable and we stayed for a good long time. Highly recommend a visit
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