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Bridport Museum, Bridport

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Bridport Museum is a museum in Bridport, Dorset, England. It is housed within an early 16th century building known as the Castle, located on South Street. The building has been Grade II* Listed since 1950.
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  • Despite a gushing piece in the local paper that suggested that the Bridport museum was opening. Sadly, this proved not to be the case, which was a pity as we had a keen interest in the creation of...  more »
  • This week we've loved the Tuesday and Thursday walking tours. John and Mike were both excellent hosts delivering a wealth of fascinating details, without being overwhelming, always engaging, and...  more »
  • The rain kind of drove me into the museum but it was great. Well done to all concerned. Interesting history of the town and rope making and some fossils nicely curated. There was the ubiquitous...  more »
  • Small but definitely worth visiting. Friendly informative staff who made the rope making demonstration both fun and interesting. Also some lovely examples of Roman and prehistoric artifacts.
  • I have lived in bridport for over ten years now. And never visited the museum. Just wondered in this afternoon, and had a good look round. Some really interesting history in the town. And a nice collection. Great hour or so.
  • Visited for the Turner in Bridport exhibition but found the rest of the museum just as worthwhile. Definitely worth a visit!
  • Interesting information about rope and net making. Also some fossils. Friendly volunteers.
  • Great museum, lots of relevant history and plenty to keep little hands and kinds occupied.

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