Riverside Museum at Blake's Lock

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Riverside Museum at Blake's Lock
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Riverside Museum at Blake's Lock is located in Reading, Berkshire
Riverside Museum at Blake's Lock
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Location within Reading
Location Reading, Berkshire, England
Coordinates 51°27′21″N 0°57′31″W / 51.455765°N 0.958546°W / 51.455765; -0.958546
Type Local museum
Website Riverside Museum at Blake's Lock

Riverside Museum at Blake's Lock is a museum located at Blake's Lock in the town of Reading, in the English county of Berkshire. It tells the story of Reading's two rivers, the Kennet and the Thames.

The museum occupies two former industrial buildings, the Screen House and the Turbine House.[1] Exhibits include a gypsy caravan and information about the Romani people, a medieval mill wheel, preserved turbine machinery, and seasonal art exhibits.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Riverside Museum". Reading Library Service. Archived from the original on 2006-08-24. Retrieved 2006-09-17. 

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Coordinates: 51°27′21″N 0°57′31″W / 51.455765°N 0.958546°W / 51.455765; -0.958546