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Best Museums and Art Galleries In Carlton Green

We've rounded up the best museums and art galleries in Carlton Green in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you.

There are 111 Carlton Green museums and art galleries to pick from.

Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including tourist attractions. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the museums and art galleries we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

  1. A little boy with a paper plane at Imperial War Museum Duxford in Cambridgeshire Top Pick

    Imperial War Museum

    Duxford

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    Step into the history of aviation at the Imperial War Museum Duxford! Discover the stories of those who lived and worked at RAF Duxford and explore g...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 12 miles from Carlton Green
  2. A horse statue at Palace House in Newmarket

    Palace House

    Newmarket

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    Palace House is an education for horse lovers everywhere! It tells the whole story from its royal origins to Lester Piggott, Frankie Dettori and othe...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor 7.3 miles from Carlton Green
  3. Victorian village and windmill at Burwell Museum

    Burwell Museum

    Burwell

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    Burwell Museum shows what life was like in this area over the last 100 years, plus there are Anglo Saxon and Romano British displays. Stevens' Mill (...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 9.7 miles from Carlton Green
  4. Outside view of Saffron Walden Museum

    Saffron Walden Museum

    Saffron Walden

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    Saffron Walden Museum is a great local museum that has been entertaining visitors since it opened in 1835. There are many permanent exhibitions, cove...

    5 star rating Rating 5/5 (1 reviews)

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 10.3 miles from Carlton Green
  5. Kids in exhibition room at Cambridge Science Centre

    Cambridge Science Centre

    Cambridge

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    Science is fun, especially when you can get hands-on! This is why Cambridge Science Centre takes an interactive approach and encourages kids to press...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor 11.6 miles from Carlton Green
  6. Kids with cameras at Centre for Computing History in Cambridge

    Centre for Computing History

    Cambridge

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    The Centre for Computing History is a large display of computers and video game consoles dating back to the early sixties. It is one of the rare muse...

    Suitable for 9+ Indoor 11.7 miles from Carlton Green
  7. Machinery at Cambridge Museum of Technology in Cambridge

    Cambridge Museum of Technology

    Cambridge

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    Cambridge Museum of Technology collections include letterpress-printing equipment ranging from early hand operated presses to power machinery, the pu...

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor 11.9 miles from Carlton Green
  8. Family exploring bones and fossils at Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences in Cambridge

    Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences

    Cambridge

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    Lots of things to do for kids and a lot of it dinosaur related: mega bonus!! Opened in 1904, the Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences has its origins in...

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor 12.6 miles from Carlton Green
  9. Outside view of The Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge

    The Fitzwilliam Museum

    Cambridge

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    The Fitzwilliam Museum houses world class collections of works of art and antiquities spanning centuries and civilisations. Highlights include master...

    Suitable for 9+ Indoor 12.6 miles from Carlton Green
  10. Train at Colne Valley Railway in Castle Hedingham

    Colne Valley Railway

    Castle Hedingham

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    Bring your family to come and sample the vintage atmosphere and take a charming hour long ride on an award winning period country Colne Valley Railwa...

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor, Outdoor 12.6 miles from Carlton Green
  11. Exhibit at Museum of Cambridge

    Museum of Cambridge

    Cambridge

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    Museum of Cambridge, formerly the Folk Museum, is a local social history museum housed in the former White Horse Inn, a half-timber-framed building d...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 13.1 miles from Carlton Green
  12. Machinery at The Farmland Museum and Denny Abbey in Waterbeach

    The Farmland Museum and Denny Abbey

    Waterbeach

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    The Farmland Museum and Denny Abbey has a lot of interactive displays suitable for young children based on the Medieval Abbey and farming. Meet Geral...

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor, Outdoor 14 miles from Carlton Green
  13. Entrance to Moyse's Hall Museum in Bury St Edmunds

    Moyse's Hall Museum

    Bury St Edmunds

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    The Moyse's Hall Museum is an outstanding archaeological collections that carry you back to Bronze Age, Roman and Mediaeval times. More recent histor...

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor 15.3 miles from Carlton Green
  14. Buildings at The House on the Hill Toy Museum in Stansted Mountfitchet

    The House on the Hill Toy Museum

    Stansted Mountfitchet

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    The House on the Hill Toy Museum is the largest known privately owned toy museum in all of Europe with more than 80,000 fascinating items of mixed an...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor 18.3 miles from Carlton Green
  15. Examples of the stained glass windows at the stained glass museum

    The Stained Glass Museum

    Ely

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    There’s no need for rose-tinted glasses at The Stained Glass Museum. Bring your kids and let them wonder at hundreds of detailed pieces of art and le...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor 18.8 miles from Carlton Green
  16. Exhibit room at Royston Museum

    Royston Museum

    Royston

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    Royston and District Museum and Art Gallery sits at the heart of the Royston community. Come and explore the history of Royston and its people throug...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 19 miles from Carlton Green
  17. Sculpture at The Henry Moore Foundation in Much Hadham

    Henry Moore Studios & Gardens

    Much Hadham

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    Henry Moore Studios & Gardens , one of Hertfordshire's leading day out attractions and one of the UK's finest art destinations, is open seasonall...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 24.7 miles from Carlton Green
  18. Staff dressed as historic characters at Museum of East Anglian Life in Stowmarket

    Museum of East Anglian Life

    Stowmarket

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    Encounter the history and natural world of East Anglia on the beautiful 75 acre site surrounding the Museum of East Anglian Life. Discover 15 splendi...

    Suitable for 0-8 Indoor, Outdoor 25.5 miles from Carlton Green
  19. Walled Garden at The Museum of Harlow

    Harlow Museum & Walled Gardens

    Harlow

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    The four main galleries exhibit interesting collections and interpretive displays based on the area during notable time periods, these being, Roman,...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor 27.5 miles from Carlton Green
  20. Visitors at Colchester Castle Museum

    Colchester Castle Museum

    Colchester

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    At Colchester Castle Museum follow in the footsteps of Roman soldiers, Norman invaders, the Witchfinder General and the devastation of Queen Boudica!...

    Suitable for 0-12 Outdoor 27.5 miles from Carlton Green