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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

2018 (5 Jan 2018 - 22 Dec 2018)

* 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
  • Max group size - 35
  • Min group size - 1
  • No Smoking Attraction
  • Open by appointment outside normal opening times


  • 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)

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:

  • ohandbeforeiforget
    Trip Type:
    What a gem
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 11th April 2018
    I frequently visit the museum. Recently I went for The Oliver twins exhibition, with a meet a greet. And what a fab day! Well organised and perhaps the best exhibition yet. All of the staff are... Read full review
    Trowbridge, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Excellent Free Museum
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 22nd January 2018
    Manned by people who care and are knowledgable this is a great museum that is set to get better. If you have an association with Trowbridge this is a must (it’s free, so why wouldn’t you?). If you... Read full review
  • linda_benbow
    Trip Type:
    Museum in a mall
    4 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 13th December 2017
    My sister was a little shocked to enter a small door in the shopping mall and climb stone stairs up to a cosy museum via a knights stone coffin tucked away on the landing. Find the mouse game for... Read full review

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