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Address: Church Street, Chipping Campden GL55 6JE, England
Phone Number: +44 (0)1386 841951
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Description: Arts & Crafts Museum

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History of creativity in the area....

We had an interesting visit of the museum which celebrates the story of craft and design from the Arts and Crafts Movement. We were further enlightened by a very knowledgeable... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 1, 2015
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London
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177 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

We had an interesting visit of the museum which celebrates the story of craft and design from the Arts and Crafts Movement. We were further enlightened by a very knowledgeable (and passionate in her field) lady at reception. Good display with clear explanations Entrance fee is a little steep and there are no concessions for seniors. Unisex toilet, a small... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

Excellent small museum centred on the Art and Craft movement and the part played by Chipping Camden.

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Chipping Campden
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6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Small museum devoted to arts and crafts movement. and its early 20th C protagonists in Chipping Campden. A bit expensive for its size... Some interesting exhibitions and talks here.

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Evesham, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015 via mobile

For all those interested in the Arts and Craft movement this is a must see. The volunteer at the entrance was very knowledgeable and gave an interesting introduction to what was a fascinating history of both the local area and a few of the very talented people who were very influential in the A&C movement. The exhibits included silverware, books... More 

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Texas
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8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

You will love this compact little museum. It focuses on the workers who came here specifically to ply their crafts in a rural setting. If crafts and craftsmanship are not your thing then you might want to spend your money elsewhere since it is a bit pricey for the size. PS the gift shop can be accessed without a fee... More 

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Bethesda, Maryland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

First, to set expectations: this is a tiny museum. It will take you up to 30 minutes to read all the displays in the single room. And for that scale, it's fairly pricey. That said, the content is interesting and well-presented. I was frankly surprised by both the talent and the breadth the local craftsman's work.

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Western Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

We adore Chipping Campden, and it was a treat to find a new place to visit within this beautiful Cotswolds village. The museum is set in a sensitively restored barn, and showcases, through the various displays, the work of the craftspeople, artists, designers and architects who have lived and worked in Chipping Campden and surrounding areas during the time of... More 

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Cannock, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

For what there is to see at the museum I think it should be free with a voluntary contribution not around £6 each.

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Evesham, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

I thought I'd pay this place a visit as it is surrounded by spectacular examples of cotswolds architecture and presumed this was how one gained access to it. Upon paying 11 pounds entry for me and my wife I was shocked to discover it is in fact possibly the smallest museum in the whole world. It boasts amongst it's few... More 

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Moscow, Russia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

One important thing you should realize is that the museum is TINY – it’s basically a single hall, one part of which hosts the permanent exposition of hardly a dozen displays and the other even smaller part hosts temporary exhibitions. The exhibits are interesting if you are into A&C but the quantity of them does not warrant a dedicated trip... More 

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Address: Church Street, Chipping Campden GL55 6JE, England
Phone Number: +44 (0)1386 841951
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Chipping Campden
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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