Gold Hill Museum and Garden | Day Out With The Kids

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Gold Hill Museum and Garden

  • Shaftesbury
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Ages 4+
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Attraction Information

Gold Hill Museum and Garden
Local life and history are portrayed here through artifacts, costume, photos, ceramics, tools, domestic items and the town's first fire engine.
Marvel at the intricate Dorset buttons on display, and the ‘Byzant', a gold-coloured festival totem that played a central role in the town's water gathering ceremony.
Outside there is also an award wining garden with seating.

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Opening hours

19 March - 31 October 10.30am - 4.30pm

Pricing

Free, donations welcomed.

Travel & Contact Information

Address

1 Gold Hill, Shaftesbury, Dorset, SP7 8JW, England

Phone number

01747 852157

Map

Website

Click here to visit Gold Hill Museum and Garden's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking nearby.

Yes, there are toilets and baby changing facilities.

Yes, there are baby changing facilities.

Gold Hill Museum and Garden has not told us if you can bring a picnic.

Gold Hill Museum and Garden has not told us about their dining options.

Yes, Gold Hill Museum and Garden is wheelchair friendly.

Yes, Gold Hill Museum and Garden have stated they are pushchair friendly.

Gold Hill Museum and Garden has not told us if they are dog friendly.

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