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Chippenham Museum

Open Monday – Saturday 10am – 4pm, free entry

Museum Lates open until 7pm: 13 January, 3 February, 3 March


Visit England Good to Go status means our processes to make your visit safe and enjoyable follow Government COVID-19 guidelines. Please wear a face covering in the museum and shop, unless except, and use hand sanitiser provided when entering the museum. We are continuing with enhanced cleaning of common touchpoints.

The Museum Shop is also open. Browse a selection of our range with our online shop here (£3.50 postage or free click and collect ).

Yelde Hall

The medieval Yelde Hall is open on Fridays and Saturdays from Easter until the end of October and for events, hire or by appointment throughout the year . Meet characters from the town’s past in the council chamber and pirates form 1709 in the lock-up.

Chippenham Museum’s level entrance is located to the left of the entrance with steps. There is a silver button to the right of the level entrance which can be pressed to alert the museum team to promptly open the door.

The museum’s two floors of galleries, shop and education room have level access throughout with a lift and accessible WC.

Please click here to view our Accessibility Guide which gives detailed information about accessing the museum, including widths of all public areas and transport information.

Should you wish to speak to a member of the team prior to your visit to discuss any aspect of your visit further please do call the museum on 01249 705020.

Chippenham Museum
The Old Palace
9-10 Market Place
SN15 3HF

01249 705020