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Chippenham Museum

Reopening Monday 17 May, Monday – Saturday 10am – 4pm, free entry

Two ways to visit:

10am – 1pm: Drop-in

There’s no need to book during our drop-in hours. Numbers will be monitored and please maintain social distancing when visiting us.

1pm – 4pm: Book a free Private View

Book here to enjoy an hour’s free sole use of the museum for up to six people (including children) or two households at 1pm, 2pm or 3pm. This is a unique opportunity to visit Chippenham Museum, offering a peaceful space perfect for families to explore or individual visitors who would feel more at ease. Please note online bookings close 12pm the night before, but please check availability on the day in person or by calling 01249 705020.

Before visiting please read our Visitor Guidelines which detail the actions we’ve taken to make your visit safe and enjoyable, including asking visitors to wear face coverings whilst visiting the museum. Visit England Good to Go status means our processes to maintain cleanliness and social distancing follow Government COVID-19 guidelines.

The Museum Shop reopens on Monday 17 May. Browse a selection of our range with our online shop here (£3.50 postage or free click and collect from 17 May).

Yelde Hall

Currently closed

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
Chippenham
SN15 3HF

01249 705020

heritage@chippenham.gov.uk