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West Country Museums

Roman Baths & Pump Room

The Official Roman Baths Museum Web Site in  the City of Bath, Somerset, United Kingdom, includes detailed information on  Roman Britain, the Thermal Springs and an online Virtual Tour.

Sherborne Museum

Sherborne Museum, with over 15,000 items of  local history, is in the heart of the town close to five of the most ancient  buildings in its history: the Abbey, Sherborne School, the Almshouse, the  Conduit and the Old Church House.

The Sid Vale Heritage Centre

Local Museum, Shop and Guided Town  Strolls.

Tintagel Toy Museum

Cornwalls only Toy Museum where you can view  three generations of childhood toys.

Tiverton Museum of Mid Devon Life

Houses probably the largest Social History  collections in the South West of England.

Topsham Museum

Topsham Museum is housed in one of a group of  late 17th century buildings overlooking the Exe Estuary.

Watchet Museum

The museum houses an exhibition of the history  of this ancient seaport and the surrounding area from prehistoric times to the  present day.

Wayside Folk Museum

Cornwall's oldest private museum, the  collection has over 5,000 items in 16 display areas and includes an extensive  collection of photographs and information on people who have lived in the  area.

Wellington Museum & Local History Society

The exhibits in the museum feature famous  firms and individuals that are or were based in Wellington.

William Cookworthy Museum

In the Old Grammar School you find an historic  building, a collection and a local history archive. Each one of these would be  worth visiting on its own, but to experience the three is exceptional.

Wookey Hole Caves

Wookey Hole - spectacular caves in the Mendip  hills, Somerset, home to the famous Witch and Victorian papermill where paper is  still made by hand.

Allerford Museum

Allerford in Porlock Vale, Exmoor National  Park, Somerset, UK.

American Museum in Britain

The American Museum in Britain is the only  museum in Europe devoted to American Furniture and decorative arts. The  collections illustrate thedomesic arts in America from the late seventeenth  century to the end of thenineteenth century.

Babbacombe Model Village

Bath Assembly Rooms

The Ball Room, Octagon, Tea Room and Card Room  of the magnificent Assembly Rooms were used in the eighteenth century for  dancing, music, card playing, tea drinking and conversation.

Bath Postal Museum

Bath Postal Museum in the West of England  covers the history of the post office stamps and biographies of Ralph Allen,  Thomas More Musgrave and John Palmer.

Blaise Castle House Museum

Situated in the beautiful parkland of the  Blaise Estate at Henbury - the Museum is situated in an 18th century house and  holds most of the Museums Service's social history collection.

Brewers Quay

Situated at the heart of Weymouth's  picturesque Old Harbour, Brewers Quay is an imaginative redevelopment of the  former Devenish Brewery and an innovative restoration of part of Weymouth's  unique heritage.

Bristol City Museum & Art Gallery

Bristol's major museum and art gallery houses  an outstanding and diverse range of objects, from sea dinosaurs to magnificent  art.

Bristol Industrial Museum

Bristol Industrial Museum is situated in the  Floating Harbour in an old transit shed for goods coming into the city.

British Cycling Museum

Our Museum, the nations foremost museum of  cycling history is housed in an old Victorian Railway Station - A history of  cycling from 1818.

Cobbaton Combat Collection

Hidden in deepest North Devon, at the Cobbaton  Combat Collection, one man's magpie collection of items from the 39/45  war.

Dinosaur Museum

Acclaimed as one of Britain’s top hands-on  attractions, the Dinosaur Museum is unique. The incredible world of dinosaurs  comes alive in a new way that visitors of all ages will love and enjoy.

Frome Museum

The current Exhibition at Frome Museum is the  art of JW Singer & Sons Ltd of internationsl remown that originally  specialised in church ornaments, plate and memorials.

Helicopter Museum

The Helicopter Museum, the largest dedicated  helicopter museum in the world. Located in Weston-super-Mare, on the South West  Coast of England.

Holburne Museum of Art

Displays the treasures collected by Sir  William Holburne: superb English and continental silver, porcelain, maiolica,  glass and Renaissance bronzes.

The Isles of Scilly Museum

Museum of Scillonian archaeology, history and  shipwrecks.

The Keep Military Museum

A modern military museum housing creative  displays telling the stories of the regiments of Devon and Dorset who have  served the country for more than 300 years.

Lyn & Exmoor Museum

A charming, rural museum with a collection of  agricultural and domestic tools from Lynton and Exmoor.

Museum of Costume

One of the world's finest collections of  fashionable dress and accessories.

Museum of East Asian Art

Based in a restored Georgian building, this  unique Museum houses a fine collection of Chinese, Japanese, Korean and  Southeast Asian treasures.