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Bradford on Avon Museum

Bridge Street, Bradford-on-Avon, England
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Very interesting history into Bradford on Avon. It isn't too big, that you get bored with walking... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
RozJo
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Alton, United Kingdom
Passing Time in Local History

Situated above the library in the car park. Has lots of local detail on past history of the place... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
PaulandJoanne_10
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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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Bridge Street, Bradford-on-Avon, England
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"fascinating insight"
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"stayed longer"
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"iron duke"
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"little gem"
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"first floor"
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"local area"
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"well worth a visit"
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"the river"
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"library"
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"rubbery"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Very interesting history into Bradford on Avon. It isn't too big, that you get bored with walking round.

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Situated above the library in the car park. Has lots of local detail on past history of the place and has a full old store as its main attraction. A nice lady was in charge and she was most helpful and knowledgeable. There is a...More

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Reviewed 7 March 2018

A wonderful little museum right in the heart of Town above the Library, fascinating insight into the history of the town and the Old Pharmacy that was taken out of the main Pharmacy in town and rebuilt inside the museum is lovely

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Reviewed 21 February 2018

This museum is just over the bridge on the Trowbridge side of the River Avon. In front of the museum is a small car park which is free on Sundays. The museum is above the local library and entrance is free. It is run by...More

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Reviewed 7 October 2017

I'd never been to Bradford on Avon before and wanted to know more about the town. Thanks to this very good little museum I now know a great deal about the history of the industries and people of the area. Would love to have stayed...More

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Reviewed 20 September 2017

Small museum that is aboe the library and displays the hsitory of many aspects of this once industrial town. You will find two examples of Moulton bicycles which were designed by Alex Moulton and originally manufactured inthe town before made elsewhere. Moulton bicycles are still...More

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Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Based above the library this is a free to enter local attraction full of local information about the history of the town which I had no idea about. Very friendly local staff and well worth the voluntary donation on the way out. On very limited...More

Thank David K
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

This is a small museum but packed with things of interest from the area. The is a full sized old chemists shop in the museum as well as the usual roman & later itemas

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Reviewed 7 September 2017

The museum is above the library and although small gives a very good snapshot of the local area. It has a complete old woldy pharmacy on site. Bets to look around the town first then go to the museum as there is a lovely lady...More

Thank John S
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Reviewed 5 September 2017

Situated on a floor above the library this small but interesting museum is free to enter and contains artifacts and links to the local history of the area. The old chemist shop is full of fascinating objects and alone is a reason for seeking out...More

Thank Keith P
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