Collections authentic and quirky at Bygones

A nostalgic experience with three floors of and 100 years of British history, authentic curiosities, interactive displays and quirky memorabilia.

From the Victorians to wartime Britain and the fabulous fifties, wonder at the thousands of objects on display at Bygones, including advertising, arts, dolls, fashion, furniture, games, homeware, letters, medals, packaging, raiilwayana, models and toys.

We're an independent attraction, created and run by three generations of the Cuming family. Read more about our story on the About page.

Spot the brands of the past... OXO, Lyons, Cadburys, Bovril... how many will be familiar to you? Many of the logos almost look the same!

Packaging at Bygones
1950s displays at Bygones
Militaria collections at Bygones Bygones rare objects

We even sell retro inspired items in our gift shop and online shop!

"All really interesting. An amazing collection"
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