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Court Barn

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Arts and Crafts Movement museum

Small but interesting museum on the involvement of Gloucestershire people in the world of arts and... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2018
Nicholas H
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London, United Kingdom
Small but interesting display on local Arts and Crafts movement

Inside this beautifully restored barn we passed a very rewarding three quarters of an hour finding... read more

Reviewed 28 January 2018
Googly2010
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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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Arts & Crafts Museum
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Church Street, Chipping Campden GL55 6JE, England
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Reviewed 22 November 2018

Very nice combination of a permanent craft show and a rotating craft show. There are also things to purchase. The staff person was very knowledgable and took time to tell us much more about the Barn's history and the cathedral next door.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank AgathaRRaisin
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Although small, and it is £5 to enter, this is a museum for anyone with an interest in Art, Craft and Design. The main display is changed from time to time. The information boards are detailed. The shop sells excellent craft and design items.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Lynne P
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Court Barn is a small museum -- just two rooms, really -- but we spent over an hour here. There is a very good permanent exhibit on the history of the arts-and-crafts movement in the Cotswolds, and then a changing exhibit. I recommend visiting the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 19 July 2018

Small but interesting museum on the involvement of Gloucestershire people in the world of arts and crafts. It runs a variety of events and exhibitions throughout the year. Its next exhibition starting on 27 July concerns the role played by three local women in the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Nicholas H
Reviewed 19 July 2018

A VERY well done exhibit regarding the Arts and Crafts Movement in the area. Not to be missed. Lots of wonderful artifacts and information. Also, local artisans work available to buy.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank soroka22
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

Got reprimanded by a very strict shop attendant that the tiny little area in front of the shop was free viewing rest was a museum and if I want to look at that she will need to charge me. That was in the first 30...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Emmerenza41
Reviewed 5 June 2018

So glad we stopped here while in Chipping Campden. While small, the museum provides great insight about local history and culture. The displays are informative and appealing.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Kim C
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

We visited after going to The Wilson in Cheltenham. The museums are very different, but this was our favourite. It is interesting to see a museum “work for it”, which the bigger museums are sometimes not forced to do, and their displays can lack inspiration...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank KateEpoo
Reviewed 28 January 2018

Inside this beautifully restored barn we passed a very rewarding three quarters of an hour finding out more about the local Arts and Crafts movement which flourished in Chipping Campden and surroundings from the early 1900s. There are some really nice exhibits inside and we...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Googly2010
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Was really looking forward to this museum but there seemed to be so little there. Lovely building inside and out but the exhibits were few and I pretty much knew most of what I saw. But a wander through the church grounds next door totally...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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