20 Best Museums and Art Galleries In Ashton Common Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Museums and Art Galleries In Ashton Common

We've rounded up the best museums and art galleries in Ashton Common in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 99 Ashton Common museums and art galleries to pick from.Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including tourist attractions. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the museums and art galleries we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

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A group of children at Trowbridge Museum

Trowbridge Museum

  • Trowbridge
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Keeps the children's attention by having a Mouse Hunt around the museum. There are 20 of them! There is also a Stumpy Club for the children and young...

Family talking to a woman dressed up at The Roman Baths

The Roman Baths

  • Bath
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Step into the world of Ancient Rome at the historic Roman Baths! Take your little ones on a journey through time and walk in the footsteps of the Rom...

Outside view of The American Museum in Britain in Bath

The American Museum in Britain

  • Bath
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The American Museum in Britain takes you on a journey through the history of America and is the only museum of Americana outside the United States. I...

Entrance to Chippenham Museum and Heritage Centre

Chippenham Museum and Heritage Centre

  • Chippenham
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Chippenham Museum is a community museum with lots to see and do for the whole family. We hold Chippenham's local history collection with links to Alf...

Classic car at Atwell Wilson Motor Museum in Calne

Atwell Wilson Motor Museum

  • Calne
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Atwell Wilson Motor Museum is a great place for families who are interested in motors. It has a good variety of vehicles on displaying including moto...

Back view of The Holbourne Museum in Bath

The Holbourne Museum

  • Bath
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Holbourne Museum is for those visiting with children it's best to first note that although it may sound a little dry" for kids, there are actuall...

View of the city from Bath Abbey Vaults Museum

Bath Abbey Vaults Museum

  • Bath
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Bath Abbey Vaults Museum has been closed for some time, but Bath Abbey itself, is definitely still worth a visit, with plenty to see and do, whatever...

Outside view of Bath Abbey on Curious About Bath Spa tour

Curious About Bath Spa

  • Bath
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Curious About Bath is an exciting way of discovering how this elegant Edwardian city became what it is today. Enjoy the walks separately, or join the...

Wall art at Bath Postal Museum

Bath Postal Museum

  • Bath
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Bath Postal Museum gives a great opportunity to learn, not only the interesting history of the Postal Service but also of the communication. All ages...

Staff roleplaying at The Jane Austen Centre in Bath

The Jane Austen Centre

  • Bath
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Jane Austen Centre is a permanent exhibition telling the story of Jane Austen's time in the city of Bath, and the influence that it had on her wr...

Dresses exhibit at Fashion Museum in Bath

Fashion Museum

  • Bath
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Fashion Museum, housed in magnificent 18th century Assembly Rooms, contains almost 100,000 items, ranging from decorated Shakespearean gloves, to fas...

Kids cooking in kitchen at Bath Preservation Trust Museums

Bath Preservation Trust Museums

  • Bath
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Bath Preservation Trust Museums are the best place to explore the city’s rich history and have a whole load of fun while you’re at it! Come and step...

Outside view of Radstock Museum

Radstock Museum

  • Radstock
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Radstock Museum is home to the collection of the Radstock, Midsomer Norton and District Museum Society and celebrates the history and heritage of the...

Aerial view of Alexander Keiller Museum in Avebury

Alexander Keiller Museum

  • Avebury
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

One of the most important prehistoric archaeological collections in Britain is housed in the Stables Gallery, and including many artefacts from the W...

Sheep at Avebury Stone Circle in Malborough

Avebury Stone Circle

  • Marlborough
  • Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Avebury Stone Circle, a World Heritage site set in the pretty village of Avebury, and the largest prehistoric stone circle in the world! It was excav...

A young boy pops his head out of the tanks hatch at REME Museum

REME Museum

  • Chippenham
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Military mad kids can flex their muscles with a trip to the REME Museum. All sorts of curiosities help to tell the tale of the REME Corps, while quiz...

Photo credit Daniel Watkiss

We The Curious

  • Bristol
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

We The Curious is an interactive, intergalactic charity with a focus on play, asking questions and sparking your curiosity. The centre has two floors...

Outside view of Kingswood Heritage Museum in Warmley

Kingswood Heritage Museum

  • Warmley
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Kingswood Heritage Museum is an exciting museum that is housed in an 18th century brass mill at Warmley. The museum also has gardens to explore, whic...

Mum and daughter looking at photographs at Visit Hillbrush in Wiltshire

Visit Hillbrush

  • Mere
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Established in 1922 the Hillbrush Company has too rich of a history to be hidden from the public and this is all on display for you to see at the vis...

Staff at Athelstan Museum in Malmesbury

Athelstan Museum

  • Malmesbury
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Athelstan Museum is a small local museum that tells the history of Malmesbury, a beautiful hilltop town that was built on a Saxon road plan, and that...

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