Conservationist, Artist, Social Reformer, Writer and Teacher


Testimonials

August 2016

9/8/2016
David
Norwich
Fascinating museum.

9/8/2016
Mr & Mrs Baker
Nottingham
Fabulous place, very interesting.

10/8/2016
Jill Greenfield
Hemel Hampstead
Fascinating, we could do with another Octavia Hill nowadays.

13/8/2016
Carole Gill
Norwich
Very interesting, well documented, friendly staff. Robert Owen was born in Newtown, Montgomeryshire – my “birth place”!

13/8/2016
Carol Beagles
Wisbech
A wonderful place, lovely to learn history of my home town.

13/8/2016
Diane Beesley
Kent
Learnt so much about a lady that did so much for our country.

13/8/2016
Alan & Val Bell
King’s Lynn
An example this generation needs to look at again.

15/8/2016
Anne Stephenson
Necton, Norfolk
Fascinating – so much to see and I’ve learnt a lot.

15/8/2016
Sanchia Foulsten
Winchester, Hampshire
What a wonderful lady – so much to find out – great visit.

15/8/2016
Shale Pukillipe
York
Fabulous museum, showing much about this lady who founded/help to fund the National Trust but also did so much good work in social areas.

15/8/2016
Paul & Hilary Stratford
Ross-On-Wye
Fascinated to see the connection with John Kyrle of Ross-On-Wye.

16/8/2016
Peter & Olga Dillamore
Norwich
So much to see and appreciate. Well worth a visit.

16/8/2016
Kate & Fleme McKenna
Sutton St Edmunds
Very interesting and informative.

16/8/2016
Malcolm & Di Welsh
Nottingham
Very, very interesting – worth another visit.

16/8/2016
Andrew & Linda
Northampton
Lots to take in and very interesting. Good tea.

16/8/2016
John & Pauline Rowlinson
Huddersfield
What a fascinating place. We didn’t have enough time.

20/8/2016
R & D Wonder
South Yorkshire
Very interesting, brilliant exhibition, learned issues we were not aware of regarding John Ruskin and Octavia’s relationship.

20/8/2016
B & J Cracknell
Wisbech
Lived in Wisbech all our lives, what a surprise!

21/8/2016
Adam & Hannah Welland
Essex
I really enjoyed the visit and played the piano.

21/8/2016
Frances Saltlawrence
Nottingham
What a simply wonderful and informative place and dedicated helpful volunteers.

22/8/2016
Tim Eyles
Norfolk
Inspirational place and history of an inspirational woman!

22/8/2016
John & Daphne Robert
Kent
Very interesting and full of wonderful inspiration. Thank you.

22/8/2016
Emma & Carol Whaley
Essex
Very interesting, amazing how much she did in her lifetime. Including all the people she met, fantastic!

May 2016

1/5/16
Chris Looney
What a wonderful home/history. Very interesting – will come again.

11/5/16
Ang Battcock
Hunstanton
Extremely interesting.

4/5/2016
Margi Bluden
Hunstanton
Opened my eyes! Lots of valuable information on the pioneers of the Victorian age.

4/5/2016
M & A Welker
Colchester, Essex
Very interesting – something for everyone.

4/5/2016
Becky & John Gross
Hemel Hampstead
Immensely interesting. Thank you.

4/5/2016
U & J Whitby
Enjoyed with small dog, great staff, most helpful.

15/5/2016
Leanne & Winston Newman
A wonderfully informative exhibition of a pioneering woman. Thank you!

20/5/2016
Keith Ford
Newton
A big surprise – well worth the visit!

21/5/2016
Judy Goldford
Wisbech
Extremely interesting and the cafe is so special. Thanks.

21/5/2016
Ken White
Ware, Hertford
Never knew she was brought up in Finchley, about 1 mile away from me!

21/5/2016
Professor John Goodridge
Nottingham Trent University
Lovely museum – imaginative, progressing, great!

April 2016

27/4/16
Yates
Swaffham
Enjoy the lovely house and Garden. Thank you!

25/4/16
Judith
London
I’ve always wanted to come here. I especially loved the cushions in the windows. Thank you.

19/4/16
Mary Ann
Birmingham
Enjoyed playing the piano, made my day.

17/4/16
Mary
Wisbech
Most informative, interesting and well set out.

11/4/16
L.Phillips
Wisbech
An Asset to Wisbech

10/4/16
Dick
Hitchin
An inspirational visit – Wonderful!

9/4/16
Laura Fyfe
Stirlingshire, Scotland
Fantastic place, so interesting!

6/4/16
Pete Denington
Norwich
Very interesting, will come back again!

6/4/16
Maya, Gert & Lara
Kent
Fascinating exhibition, extremely informative and very engaging – Thank you!

6/4/16
Paul Richards
Norfolk
Amazing extension – an excellent museum!

6/4/16
Richard Baldwin
Norwich
Fascinating, well laid out. A real eye opener.

4/4/16
Beryl Marshall
Cambridgeshire
Fascinating and informative. Well worth a visit.

4/4/16
Ann & Stuart Gibson
North Yorkshire
Very Interesting. If she was here today would she fill this empty house with refugees?

3/4/16
Sara Diving
Cambridgeshire
It’s good when you get to my age, history seems to join up in many ways. My favourite item? The washing line finial! Thank you!