Banish all thoughts of dark, dusty museums and surprise yourself with a visit to the newly-furbished RAMM in Exeter. With collections from natural history to costume, your preconceptions of what museums are all about will be totally ransacked. And it’s free!
The Royal Albert Memorial Museum (RAMM) recently re-opened, showing its multi-million pound facelift. The Royal Albert Memorial Museum, in the centre of the historic city of Exeter, has attracted plaudits from professionals and gasps of approval from delighted visitors. Stated quite simply, the RAMMis a wonderful environment and one which re-defines how museums should present themselves to the public and how our heritage can be perceived and interpreted.
Featuring a number of galleries, displays and exhibition areas, the RAMM is home to a variety of stunning collections including:
costume and textiles
local and international archaeology
... all presented in a way that breathes life and light into out common heritage. You'll love it!
An ideal to visit for individuals, families, school groups and other organisations, the RAMM is open every day (except Mondays and Bank Holidays) from 10am to 5pm.
Entrance, as always, is free to all, with a café serving delicious fare, as well.
So next time you're looking for days out and attractions in Exeter, take a visit to the comfortable, stimulating, ultra-modern and dynamic museum space that is the RAMM.
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This is my third visit. The museum is very inventive and exciting.
What a fantastic refurbishment we couldn't get our grandchildren out I've visited the RAMM for many years and had immense pleasure doing so. Now it must rank as one of the most stimulating museums in...
Just to say I think the new museum is great - all that beautiful wood and glass. A superb, imaginative restoration.
As for the art exhibition, it took my breath away. How did we get something as good...
What has been done to the RAMM should do the city absolutely proud, bringing the old and the new harmoniously together. It has taken the Museum to a much higher level. The chosen colours, especially,...
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