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Trowbridge Museum

The Shires
Court Street
BA14 8AT


01225 751339

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Trowbridge Museum

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
No admission chargeFree

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

Opening Times

2017 (5 Jan 2017 - 22 Dec 2017)

* Closed Good Friday, Easter Saturday and Bank Holiday Monday.

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change


Attraction Facilities

  • Shop

Venue Facilities

  • Groups Accepted - Essential to prebook.

Key Features

  • In town/city centre
  • Indoor Attraction
  • No Smoking Attraction


  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Parking & Transport

  • Parking (charge)

Payment Methods

  • Max group size - 35
  • Min group size - 1
  • Open by appointment outside normal opening times

Establishment Features

  • Toilets

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed towards children
  • Marketed towards families
  • Marketed towards senior citizens

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups

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Map & Directions

Road Directions

Nearest major road is M4. Follow signs A46 to Bath; on nearing Bath, stay in right hand lane signposted to Chippenham A4. At roundabout follow signs to Bradford-on-Avon A363. At 2nd mini roundabout bear left towards Trowbridge.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest station is Trowbridge station. Cross the road opposite the main exit to the railway station. Cross the two main roads to the left then head towards the Asda store and follow the entrance to the Shires shopping centre. There are signs to the museum here.


  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

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Recent Reviews:

  • Helsbels0118
    East Brunswick, New Jersey
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Wonderful way to spend some time whilst in Trowbridge
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 12th July 2017
    I expected this museum to be a couple of dusty boards in a library, but instead was treated to a visual and historical feast. The exhibits were curated beautifully. I had a lovely chat with David... Read full review
  • Ann L
    Bristol, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Interesting musuem
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 26th April 2017
    On my trips to Trowbridge, I visit this FREE museum (all good things are free, but do wonder how long it can carry on for) It is very well laid out and has lots of displays - it is at the top of a... Read full review
  • Brian-Snellgrove
    Midsomer Norton, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    A jewel - AND its free
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 25th February 2017
    This is the only Museum that has had a modern shopping centre built around it. It was a factory at one point but they decided to keep it and feature the various trades, in the main weaving and... Read full review

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