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Interesting history of Bruton

Right next door to At the Chapel on the High Street. Only a small museum but worth a visit to see... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2018
CorneliusfudgeGM
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Manchester, United Kingdom
Good small-town museum

If you arrive early for a meal in one of the town’s restaurants or want to know something of the... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2018
Bon444
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Dorchester, United Kingdom
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23 Oct 2018
“Interesting history of Bruton”
11 Jul 2018
“Good small-town museum”
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Reviewed 23 October 2018

Right next door to At the Chapel on the High Street. Only a small museum but worth a visit to see the history of Bruton.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 11 July 2018

If you arrive early for a meal in one of the town’s restaurants or want to know something of the local history, it’s a great way to spend half an hour or more. It’s small but has a very interesting collection of local artefacts. Volunteer...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Bon444
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Nice visit interesting place nice people there and loved Bruton lots to see and fantastic restaurants Thank you

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Jane D
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Small museum telling the story of this interesting town. Lots of old photos and items made and sold locally. Enthusiastic and friendly volunteers.

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank David D
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Lots of interesting facts for our vsit to this wonderful village. We were looking around the village and felt that the museum provided lots of interesting fact that enhanced our experience.

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank rosemaryevans26a
Reviewed 11 August 2016

This museum is in the High Street and is free entry with donations - exhibitions of Bruton past and would be worth visiting if you have a spare 1/2 hour which we did

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Ann L
Reviewed 7 July 2016

The Museum is in the main street well posted and on the day we visited we were able to park free for 2 hours on the road outside the entrance. Disabled friendly and does have a toilet. Though the museum is small, they do have...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Denise B
Reviewed 24 May 2016

This small museum is good in a limited way. It concentrates on history with few, if any exhibits on 20th or 21st century matters. Congratulations to the maker of the scale model of the town - its housing placements and shapes are commendable.

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank croftonMelbourne
Reviewed 31 January 2016

I discovered that my great-great grandad set up Bruton Brewery and found lots of background information

Date of experience: January 2016
1  Thank Chris R
Reviewed 6 December 2015

Volunteer staff very willing & helpful. Interesting local photographic exhibition. Impressive model of town & surrounding countryside.

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank A3387GGsarah
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