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Silk Mill

Address: Sheep Street, Chipping Campden GL55 6DS, England
Phone Number: 07870 417144
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London, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
9 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

The silversmith Harts is a remarkable survival, from the time of Ashbee and others, and when visiting do consider giving them a commission. The Gallery has a good range of affordable creations, and the Campden Coffee shop wears its heart on its sleeve, everything well-made, full of honesty, taste and flavour, with love and delight.

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Sydney
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49 reviews 49 reviews
15 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

A lot of effort and love appears to have gone in to preparing this place for the local community and travellers to visit. Many different exhibtions and a well presented collage on the history of Chipping Campden.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Great gallery and tea room. Could recommend the peanut butter and banana cake - yummy! Hidden away just off Sheep Street so good find.

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Chipping Campden, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

The gallery contains a wide variety of work - painting, collage, pottery, jewellery, glass, furniture and many other media - ranging from the quirky to the sublime. The silversmithing workshop upstairs is fascinating. The coffee shop is comfortable and shabby chic in style, with a good choice of teas and coffees, and some lovely cakes/biscuits, all at reasonable prices. Well... More 

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Coffee_Mum_1, Manager at Silk Mill, responded to this review

Thank you for the lovely review - we look forward to welcoming you back soon More 

New York City, New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

I only see one room of exhibition. Although the exhibition is informative and gives a good history overview, I first thought that was just an introduction to the whole museum. When I found out that was the only room to see, I felt rather upset as the entrance fee of four pounds is not quite cheap. They also had another... More 

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Coffee_Mum_1, Manager of The gallery at the guild at Silk Mill, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I wonder if you have perhaps confused us with Court Barn Museum near St. James's Church as we do not charge an entrance fee and have a lovely coffee shop, historic silversmiths, thriving artists co-operative and an award winning jeweller to visit spread across two floors. Do give us a... More 

West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Sheep Street where the Old Silk Mill is located is well worth a visit if you are visiting the most delightful town of Chipping Campden, probably the prettiest village in the Cotswolds. Within the mill is the wonderful gallery with works of more than twenty artists on display , from watercolours to oils to pottery to excellent and eye-catching sculptures... More 

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Coffee_Mum_1, Manager of The gallery at the guild at Silk Mill, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review - more and more people are discovering the secrets of The Old Silk Mill More 

London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

A time warp! Truly amazing trip back in time and a small selection of items to purchase. The skills have been passed down through the generations. Truly a family business and top quality craftsmanship.

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Chipping Campden, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

The Old Silk Mill is worth taking some time to visit. Local artists display their work and many also work on site. Harts Silversmiths is wonderful. Our children love seeing sheets of silver, half made items and beautifully finished items. Not only does it look and feel like you're stepping back in time but you will be welcomed by the... More 

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Halesowen, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

Wonderful to see real craftsmen at work, the silver is beautiful and to see the tools they use was super.

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Loughborough
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10 reviews 10 reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013

I was staying in the area in my campervan and came across the Silk Mill by accident while mooching in the rain. What a wonderful place. The silversmiths area on the 1st floor was like stepping back 100 years. A real live museum with a very nice and pleasant man who was happy to show us what he was making... More 

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