Langton Matravers Museum of the Stone Industry, Swanage

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Langton Matravers Museum of the Stone Industry focuses on the quarrying industry and houses some 25,000 artifacts detailing the exploitation of Purbeck limestone since the Roman period. Set in a historic stone house, the museum offers an audio-visual introduction into an important local industry. Use our Swanage trip itinerary app to add Langton Matravers Museum of the Stone Industry and other attractions to your Swanage vacation plans.
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  • This small museum tells the story of Purbeck stone from both the geological and personal viewpoints. There is a 20 minute video as well. Entrance free - voluntary donations accepted! Just off the main...  more »
  • The Langton Matravers Museum is a tiny little museum behind St George's Church. We had a lovely welcome from the lady on duty who was happy to chat. There are some interesting and quirky exhibits link...  more »
  • Tiny little museum found behind Langton Matravers Church. We enjoyed a chat with the volunteer at the door, then explored the exhibits. The mine cart display is a little gem! It's always interesting t...  more »
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