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Gold Hill Museum, Shaftesbury

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  • Was very good to walk round the museum with lots of history on the area with very friendly Staff to show and chat to. well worth a visit.  more »
  • We visited this museum mainly to get out of the awful weather. The lady who greeted us was so friendly and helpful with advise on our progress through the museum. We were amazed at the contents in eac...  more »
  • Popped in to the museum gardens as part of the Snowdrop Trail. Not very big - you can see it all through the gates at the side of the entrance. The staff inside were very pleasant however and we took ...  more »
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  • What a great little place! Well worth a visit. And free! Loads of hands on exhibits which kept my 6 year old interested for a good long while which is no mean feat! Lovely friendly staff. Highly recommended.
  • Very interesting and informative..and free..although they would welcome a donation.
  • Amazing! It looks like something out of a fairy tale. I had been here many times and this time I brought my American husband who was completely in awe of the beautiful view from the top of the hill.
  • Well worth a visit if your in Shaftesbury Lott's to study and peruse.The museum is adjacent to a wonderful restaurant the salt cellar which is at the top of gold hill ,so if you visit the museum when you've have taken all in.you can the relax next door and enjoy the wonderful views from the top of Gold Hill
  • Lovely museum, ladies very informative, would recommend a visit.
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