Gordon Boswell Romany Museum
Museum type :
Art Museum

Established in :
1848

Holidays :
Mon,Tuesday

Visiting Hours :
Wednesday to Sunday 10.30am to 5pm

Contact No :
01775 710599

Location :
Lincolnshire, England , United Kingdom

Display Objects :

An unusual collection of Romany (gypsy) is horse-drawn caravans and carts. In addition there is a slide-show and presentation on the Romany way of life, plus tools, cooking utensils, and photographs.




Description :

  • This museum houses a wonderful collection of Romany caravans, carts, harnesses and photos and a large and comfortable lecture room for slide-shows and talks on the Romany way of life.

  • Experience a Romany day out in a horse-drawn Romany Vardo and enjoy a meal cooked over a traditional Romany stick fire in the beautiful Lincolnshire countryside or enjoy a carriage drive for an hour or two, stepping back into a slower way of life.

  • The largest collection of Romany photographs and sketches covering the last 150 years can also be found in the museum.

  • The museum also offers a carriage or hearse hire service for a luxurious fairy-tale wedding or a solemn and dignified funeral.

  • The largest collection of the Romany photographs and sketches is covering the last 150 years.

  • Superb traditional Romany horse-drawn Vardos (caravans), carts and harness etc... Experience a Romany day out in a horse-drawn Romany Vardo and enjoy a meal cooked over a traditional Romany stick fire in the beautiful Lincolnshire countryside.

  • Or enjoy a carriage drive for an hour or two, stepping back into a slower way of life.