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Museum entertains enthusiasts from Australia & New Zealand

On Monday 22nd August The Waterworks Museum hosted a private visit by a group of vintage machinery collectors and steam enthusiasts from Australia and New Zealand. They were on a three week tour of UK heritage sites steam railways, beam engines, and private collections finishing up at the Great Dorset Steam Fair.At the end of…
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Visit Herefordshire Awards for Excellence

The Trustees are delighted that the efforts of Volunteers at the Waterworks Museum have been recognised with the Museum being listed as a finalist in the 2016 Visit Herefordshire Awards for Excellence (Best Visitor Attraction) and look forward to the award ceremony event at Eastnor Castle on 20th September 2016.The Museum enjoyed a record attendance in 2015…
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On Sunday, 31 July 2016 The Right Worshipful Mayor of Hereford, Councillor Jim Kenyon will officially open two new engine displays in the Southall Gallery at the Waterworks Museum. Two fine examples of historic engines have been restored to their former glory by the Museum’s volunteer engineers: an extremely rare Campbell gas engine and a…
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