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Chepstow Museum

Closed Now: 11:00 - 16:00
Open today: 11:00 - 16:00
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Lovely house and museum.

As well as being a museum, it is also a lovely house, located at the bottom of the hill by the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
King's Lynn

Well worth a look its free. Lots of interesting exhibits. Had no idea Chepstow was a ship building... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Bath, United Kingdom
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“free entry”(9 reviews)
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Gwy House Bridge Street, Chepstow NP16 5EZ, Wales
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All reviews two floors free entry interesting facts well worth a visit parking opposite local information ship building beautiful building gift shop lots of interesting things showing how little gem would recommend a visit rainy day helpful staff interesting visit car park
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Reviewed 1 week ago

As well as being a museum, it is also a lovely house, located at the bottom of the hill by the entrance to the castle. There are several rooms dealing with the history of Chepstow and, as with all such places, some things will appeal...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Jeff1903
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well worth a look its free. Lots of interesting exhibits. Had no idea Chepstow was a ship building dock once upon a time. Fairly hands on for the kids especially upstairs, ours are a bit old and borning now (13) but there were a few...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank LISA A
Reviewed 24 January 2019

We found the Museum very interesting and informative about Chepstows history from very early times through to the 20th century. Including industrial growth, resident care and sport.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Alex M
Reviewed 16 January 2019 via mobile

Probably not far from what you'd expect from a museum of a small town like Chepstow. In a good way. There is a good display showing how the town has grown over the ages and some interesting pictures of the construction of the bridge in...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank EyalOpher
Reviewed 28 October 2018

We spent the day in Chepstow , we only had twenty minutes to look around the museum as it was closing early that day . What we saw was interesting with local interest .

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Marie W
Reviewed 21 October 2018

I was very surprised by this Museum, and just how much there was to look at, it has a couple of floors, so maybe not for everyone to visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Tracey A
Reviewed 19 October 2018

Well maintained and set out museum. a good insight in the history of the area and life in the past Has the advantage of being a free entry

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Neil F
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Situated right opposite Chepstow Castle, it’s well worth going there. Not very big, but a good use of its space. The Miniature rooms set ups were interesting, Hospital and school class room. Great for the children. We walked there from the town, but there is...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank michaeltC2091IE
Reviewed 8 August 2018

we had to visit the museum again and it was brilliant again, I think I got my mum around to not thinking museums are boring now It was good fun and lots of interesting things to do again Kids can take a teddy around with...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jjvp74
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Went out with the boyfriend for an afternoon out. From the outside it doesnt look like its going to be much fun. Once u go in its very well laid out and lots of things to see and do. Some very interesting facts and lovely...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank charleneb215
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Sean M
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Response from Alex M | Reviewed this property |
Only ground floor, no lift.