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i often wanted to see this museum but it is always shut when i go there, . but it was open so i... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2018
Gail C
Swindon, United Kingdom
Very interesting museum

It’s just one small room, in this historic ex-Town Hall, but the volunteers who run this museum... read more

Reviewed 25 March 2018
Swindon, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 November 2018

i often wanted to see this museum but it is always shut when i go there, . but it was open so i went in, it was ok but mabe not what i expected .

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Gail C
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

It’s just one small room, in this historic ex-Town Hall, but the volunteers who run this museum have got a lot of good things on display. My favourites included the items about the link between the town and ex-RAF Lyneham, the costumes, old photographs of...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 21 February 2018

A fascinating tiny museum with interesting and knowledgeable staff who can show and tell you all about the fascinating local history of Royal Wootton Bassett. Great train set and lots of military history.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Angela T
Reviewed 16 November 2017

Beautiful building in a lovely place.there's lots of good shops on the high street definitely worth a visit, very quaint!

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Carolyn S
Reviewed 30 October 2017

What a beautiful little gem, short opening hours, but well worth making the effort to fit in within this times , loads of local history

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

It's a very interesting place lots of photos and information. Depending on what you want to look at and read will govern the time you are in there.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank bassetth0oud13
Reviewed 6 August 2017

This is a lovely little museum inside the old town hall building in the centre of the main street. It is only small just in a single room that makes up the first (and now only) floor of the old building. There were two very...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 22 July 2017

it was alright this time our monthly meal was a ok,, there were 12 of us this time the 20th of July 2017 I think last time was just a blip ,so we have booked again for next month .

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank roysmall
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Nice example of typical English past really can't say much more than that Makes the high street as an icon for travellers

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 22 March 2017

Currently, this small museum is only open on Wednesday and Saturday (1000 - 1200 hrs), but is free to enter. There's an interest mix of exhibits which will appeal to all ages. The building itself is very picturesque particularly the exterior. Well worth visiting if...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank MedEngland
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