The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre, Great Missenden

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Situated in the village where children’s author Roald Dahl lived and wrote for 36 years, the museum was created a home for his archive and to inspire a love of stories in its visitors. The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre is aimed at 6 to 12 year olds and has lots of interactive activities to keep children entertained. Walk through the biographical galleries that tell the story of Dahl’s life and the experiences that shaped his writing. In the solo gallery, explore Dahl’s writing hut, complete with its original furnishings and the knickknacks that the author kept there for inspiration. Let your imagination run wild in the story center, where visitors are encouraged to make up stories, dress up, and get creative with crafts. Put The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre into our Great Missenden vacation planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Great Missenden.
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  • Logistics: There are two car parks to choose from, opposite each other and both about a five minute walk from the museum itself. It’s very well sign posted and easy to find. There’s also a playground ...  more »
  • The museum is perfect for children and enjoyable for adults too. Lots of hands on experiences for the children and interesting background history of his youth and as a pilot in WW2 for the grown ups t...  more »
  • Awesome place to explore. Very nice workshops for children and beautiful exhibitions. I also enjoined because it's very cosy and small
  • Great fun! Story time, activities and lots of great facts. If you're a Roald Dahl fan, or your children are, this small but well equipped museum is well worth a visit!
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