Reviews of the Mighty Wurlitzer

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Heritage Open Day – Reviews / Testimonials

Here are some of the comments conveyed to us via a questionnaire following a ‘Heritage Open Day’:

All of the visit was excellent. I really enjoyed seeing the workings of The Mighty Wurlitzer. The history was really interesting and the dedication of the keepers of The Mighty Wurlitzer was inspiring. This is probably the most enjoyable heritage event I have seen to date!

We had an excellent visit. Very interesting, very informative, enthusiastic volunteers, wonderful music. A credit to all the organ enthusiasts. Fabulous!

Every aspect was fascinating and everyone involved was so knowledgeable and happy to talk about the organ, the history of how it came to be in Howden le Wear and all the central mechanisms. Will definitely return.

Wow! Completely amazed by the magical music, wonderful volunteers and the sheer size and workings of The Mighty Wurlitzer! Will definitely come again!

History of organ and building it houses – formerly a church. Playing – listening to organ – Wonderful. Food was delicious – Venue kept spotless, all by volunteers.

Loved visiting this place, so different and exceptionally interesting. Everyone was friendly and fonts of knowledge. A wonderful place.

Just loved my visit, concert was a bonus – wonderful! Well worth my 66 mile round trip. Look forward to further visits.

Loved all the music played and tour behind the scenes.

Very informative, loved the organ demo. Volunteers very approachable.

Fantastic tour and brilliant concert of Wurlitzer.

Behind the scenes was fascinating. Knowledge of staff was impressive. I have learned a lot.

Fascinating insight into organ restoration. Enthusiasm of members of association.

Fantastic. Wonderful people, marvellous instrument, fantastic music!

Fascinating to hear the volunteers with incredible sounds the The Mighty Wurlitzer.