Wotton Heritage Centre

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Located in a converted fire station in the Chipping, Wotton-under-Edge, the Museum provides visitors with an excellent introduction to this historic wool town and its surrounding area of outstanding natural beauty.

Visit the Wotton Heritage Centre and discover intriguing artefacts from Wotton-under-Edge's crafts and industry; changing exhibition displays; photographs, postcards, documents, maps and books of local interest; microfiches of Parish registers; card indexes of family and local history and a variety of viewable Proprietary Software Databases for family history research.

With good car parking and facilities for the disabled, the Centre also houses a souvenir shop and tourist Information point. Friendly advice is always available concerning places of local interest.

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Opening hours

Tues-Fri 1000-1300 & 1400-1700
Sat 1000-1300

Admission charges

Admission is free, but donations to help us with running costs are always welcome. A small fee is charged for the use of the Research Room.

Collection details

Archaeology, Archives, Coins and Medals, Costume and Textiles, Fine Art, Personalities, Science and Technology, Social History

Wotton Heritage Centre
The Chipping
Wotton Under Edge
GL12 7AD






01453 521541

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