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Oliver Cromwell Museum

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Oliver Cromwell Museum
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, England
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The lovely old market town of Huntingdon stands beside the River Great Ouse in what is now Cambridgeshire, though at one time the town was the centre of its own county of Huntingdonshire. In the centre of Huntingdon, opposite the beautiful medieval church where Oliver Cromwell was baptised, stands this marvellous little Norman building, which now houses the Oliver Cromwell Museum, with displays on the life and times of Huntindon's most famous (or infamous) son.

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