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Chipping Norton Museum of Local History

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4 High Street, Chipping Norton OX7 5AD, England
+44 1608 641712
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Well worth a visit.

Travelling in the area for family history research this small but perfect museum was top of our... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Robert L
London, United Kingdom
Fascinating museum

The Museum is full of extremely interesting bits and pieces all about Chipping Norton and its... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2017
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3 weeks ago
“Well worth a visit.”
7 Jun 2017
“Fascinating museum”
4 High Street, Chipping Norton OX7 5AD, England
+44 1608 641712

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Travelling in the area for family history research this small but perfect museum was top of our list to visit. Do check the opening hours before you go though! The helpful and enthusiastic staff were able to assist us in our research. Sadly the museum...More

Thank Robert L
Reviewed 7 June 2017

The Museum is full of extremely interesting bits and pieces all about Chipping Norton and its fascinating history. It's only a small museum, but is definitely worth visiting, whether you are a local or just visiting the town.

Thank Starsky66666
Reviewed 13 July 2016

The Chipping Norton Museum is worth a visit. Only open 2-4 pm just takes you back in time, plenty of old photo's and albums to look through and a good deal of artefact all set out in room style. Only disappointment was that there was...More

Thank Anthony445
Reviewed 25 August 2015

This a collection of almost too much memorybilia of Chipping Norton. The best part is talking to curator volunteers who can set the scene before you go have a coffee in apparently the 19 places avaiable. If it is a saturday morning there is agood...More

Thank PandPCotswoldsUK
Reviewed 21 February 2015

This is a wonderful little addition to the town of Chipping Norton which is full of interesting facts, photos and history of this lovely Cotswold town which will not take you long to go round but will enhnance your knowledge of the local area once...More

2  Thank debcox
Reviewed 30 November 2014

Informative and interesting. Take a look. Not expensive & well worth a visit which gives an insight into some of the street names too.

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 5 June 2014

When researching our family history we went to the museum many times since we started in 2004. My sister and I love going to the museum when in Chipping Norton to see how our ancestors lived. Our grandfather and his father and grandfather lived in...More

Thank Nenna W
Reviewed 23 February 2014

run by volunteers its a facinating source of information to locals and visitors alike providing a wonderful little window into Chippy's past.

Thank debcox
Reviewed 15 November 2013

Took some friends there to explore the history of the town which is fascinating. The museum is informative & there are more interesting facts than you appreciate about this sleepy market town.

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 5 November 2013

The museum tells the story of Chipping Norton. There are lots of interesting artefacts, but the way it is displayed is fairly traditional. The guide is very helpful and enthusiastic and wanted to show us lots of interesting things, and was very helpful in trying...More

1  Thank wonderboy2013
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