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Chard Museum & Heritage Centre

Chard Museum & Heritage Centre


Tuesday 2nd May, 10:00am
Until Friday 5th May, 4:00pm See future dates


Chard Museum first set-up in 1970 to exhibit the many interesting events & people what originate from Chard The pioneer of powered flight John Stringfellow & James Gillingham who was an important maker of artificial limbs,both are exhibited. The second world war section attracts much interest with both young & old

This Museum is a registered charity[270186] & both the Trustees and workers are all unpaid volunteers.

The centre's exhibitions have been in-proved & expanded over recent years & several are co nsidered to be of national importance

The main new feature from WW1 & WW2 contains many memorabilia along with many facts about the steam railway & canal  both sadly disappeared 

The opening times are from Easter until the end of October ,so please plan your visit during these times. 

In addition to Monday to Friday from 10am-4.00pm the Museum is open on a Saturday from 10.00am -1.00pm

Future Dates

  • Monday 8th May, 10:00am
    Until Friday 12th May, 4:00pm
  • Monday 15th May, 10:00am
    Until Friday 19th May, 4:00pm
  • Monday 22nd May, 10:00am
    Until Friday 26th May, 4:00pm

*thebestof cannot be held responsible for any changes, amends or cancellations of an event

  • Contact us: 01460 65091

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    Godworthy House,
    High Street, Chard,
    Somerset,
    TA20 1QB

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