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Wiltshire Museum

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“bronze age”(35 reviews)
“on display”(20 reviews)
“local history”(15 reviews)
About
Tells 500,000 years of Wiltshire's story told in award-winning galleries featuring high quality graphics and leading-edge reconstructions.* Gold from the time of Stonehenge- On display for the first time are dozens of spectacular treasures dating to...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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41 Long Street, Devizes SN10 1NS, England
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+44 1380 727369
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All reviewsbronze ageon displaylocal historymiddle ageswell worth a visitvisiting stonehengeiron agepre historylocal areaanglo saxontreasure troveinformative displaysfantastic collectionworth the tripsmall shopsurrounding areafriendly staff
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An amazing collection of artefacts, well displayed with plenty of information boards. There is so much history in this area, iy is well worth a visit.

1  Thank Elaine C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Access easy and spacious layout with clear but not lengthy labelling enables effective learning and interesting visit.

1  Thank Richard H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Informative, well laid out, lovely enthusiastic knowledgeable people. What a great idea to provide drinking water.

1  Thank Claire W
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

We (myself, husband and 4 year old) had a lovely trip to the museum. The lady on reception was extremely friendly and helpful as were the other museum staff. Plenty for children to get involved with. The displays are clear and informative without being overwhelming....More

2  Thank MC D
David D, Manager at Wiltshire Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2018

Thank you for your review. Glad that you enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed 6 August 2018

We took the bus from Salisbury (which required roughly an hour) and easily found the museum (right on the main street). In addition to interesting Paleolithic and Neolithic collections, we really went to see 'Gold from the Time of Stonehenge' (the most Early Bronze Age...More

2  Thank mvidro
Reviewed 6 July 2018

This museum is right in the middle of town, very easy to find and get to. This is a small museum packed with history and a reference library. Track the history of Wiltshire from almost the beginning of time to today. Displays are well thought...More

1  Thank Carl C
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

From J Boy of Derby This is a must for local people and visitors like myself. For a small museum in an attractive market town it gives a vast knowledge of the archeological history of Wiltshire and especially the area from Avebury to Stonehenge. Prehistoric...More

1  Thank John B
Reviewed 29 May 2018

This museum in the centre of Devizes, just a short walk from the centre, is great, lots to see and it's well laid out, there are things for little ones such as dressing up boxes and puzzles. The exhibits are fascinating and well marked, there...More

1  Thank MrsPT572
Reviewed 27 May 2018

All aspects of Wiltshire life are covered and a brilliant WW1 poster exhibition from San Antonio, Texas was on display

1  Thank michaelgellsmore
David D, Manager at Wiltshire Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

Thank you for your review. The WW1 posters exhibition has now been replaced by 2 other special exhibitions - 30 years of collecting supported by the Art Fund and an 80th Anniversary exhibition of the Royal Voluntary Society.

Reviewed 5 May 2018

I chose to visit based on positive reviews here. I was not disappointed. The highlight is the exhibits of neolithic/bronze age history and artifacts, telling the story of famous local sites, and putting them in the context of human cultural evolution. It's very well done....More

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aargon
3 April 2017|
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Response from David D | Property representative |
Hello. Usually people visit for between 1 and 2 hours. However, if you are particularly interested in archaeology, you may wish to stay a little longer!. David
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lizibetsb
28 March 2016|
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Response from David D | Property representative |
Hello! Admission is £6 for adults or £5 concession with Gift Aid. Children are free! We have a group discount ticket of £4.50. Let me know if we can help further. David
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lizibetsb
28 March 2016|
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Response from David D | Property representative |
Hello. £6 adult, £5 concession with Gift Aid. £4.50 group rate. Let us know if we can help further. David
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