31st March – Musical Museum – Away Day
The Musical Museum houses a display of musical boxes, toys and Wurlitzers in a three-storey building with a recreated shopping and stage area.
Our tour will last 75 mins and includes an illustration of the workings and Chris Barber at the Wurlitzer, (Jim Linwood, CC BY 2.0, via Wikimedia Commons) sounds of many self-playing instruments, including the theatre Wurlitzer upstairs (lift available).
You’ll be able to buy refreshments in the museum’s café.
Date: Friday, 31 March
Meeting Time/Place: 10am. Meet at the Musical Museum, 399 High Street, Pump House Crescent, Brentford TW8 0DN. The tour starts at 10.30am.
Travel: Take the 65 bus from Kingston towards Ealing. Get off at the second stop (stop U) after Kew Bridge, before the bus turns right to Ealing. Cross the road and the museum is almost opposite: the entrance is in Pump House Crescent. Cost: £10.40 per person (includes entry and tour). Refreshments are not included.
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Please note: The Water and Steam Museum is 10 minutes’ walk towards Kew Bridge, should you wish to visit it
afterwards. Entrance is not included in the cost of our visit.