- Museums and Art Galleries
Suitable for ages: Young Children (4-8), Older Children (9-12) and Teenagers (13-18)
Venue type: Indoor, Outdoor
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.
- Wheelchair Friendly
- Toilets Available
- Baby Changing Available
- Parking Available Nearby
- Pushchair Friendly
Getting There and Contact Information
1 Gold Hill, Shaftesbury, Dorset, SP7 8JW, England
Standard Opening Times and Pricing
19 March - 31 October 10.30am - 4.30pm
Free, donations welcomed.