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Chard & District Museum/Heritage Centre

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Chris and Nicky

What a great little museum we'll displayed and so interesting just like you were in a time... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chris O
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Chard, United Kingdom
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Great place to visit

Great museum. We were quite surprised by the size of it. It was worth the money which goes for the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ashmita P
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Godworthy House High Street | High Street, Chard TA20 1QB, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great little museum we'll displayed and so interesting just like you were in a time wharp! Excellent thank you.

Thank Chris O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great museum. We were quite surprised by the size of it. It was worth the money which goes for the upkeep of the museum as it run by volunteers. We had a lovely cup of coffee (which is included in the price) and we had...More

Thank Ashmita P
Reviewed August 31, 2018

Such a variety of things of interest to all ages. Our grandchildren were particularly interested in the artificial limbs and the anderson shelter. Helpful and friendly staff.

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Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

I help out here once a month, and there is always some new little nugget of information hiding away that I have not seen before. It is fascinating and much larger than it seems from the outside.

Thank Georgina V
Reviewed August 1, 2018

Went here after a break of some 10 years and was very pleasantly surprised. The volunteers have done a superb job of upgrading this museum making it an ideal visit for both young and old. Exhibits are well displayed and described and a credit to...More

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Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed my visit with my mother and 2 young children. I love ready about the towns history and so did my oldest son. There is so much to look at and enjoy. It really is a must to visit chard museum. I thoroughly enjoyed...More

Thank Rachel B
Reviewed July 18, 2018

£4 pp ticket lets you enter a mix of strange historical facts, artefacts and various odds and ends relating to Chard. Lovely curators who happily chat through and demonstrate any queries/questions.

Thank SKSfree
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

An absolutely fabulous museum at the top of the town. Staffed by volunteers who have have worked tirelessly to re vamp the museum over the winter. Some amazing exhibits, very well displayed. Hands on dressing up for children. Outside area with herb garden. A real...More

Thank Pauline L
Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

Well worth a stop-off if you're in the area, interesting displays from the first powered flight to the first woman government minister to the history of prosthetic limbs and more...

Thank NeilC61
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Took my 4 young grandchildren to visit and they loved it. I'm ashamed to say that I have lived in Chard for 26 years and it was my first visit. I will be back as loved the whole experience

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