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Chepstow Museum

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Well worth going there.

Situated right opposite Chepstow Castle, it’s well worth going there. Not very big, but a good use... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2018
michael t
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Ebbw Vale, United Kingdom
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another brilliant visit

we had to visit the museum again and it was brilliant again, I think I got my mum around to not... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2018
jjvp74
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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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“local history”(11 reviews)
“two floors”(4 reviews)
“free entry”(8 reviews)
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Gwy House Bridge Street, Chepstow NP16 5EZ, Wales
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Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Situated right opposite Chepstow Castle, it’s well worth going there. Not very big, but a good use of its space. The Miniature rooms set ups were interesting, Hospital and school class room. Great for the children. We walked there from the town, but there is...More

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Reviewed 9 August 2018

we had to visit the museum again and it was brilliant again, I think I got my mum around to not thinking museums are boring now It was good fun and lots of interesting things to do again Kids can take a teddy around with...More

Thank jjvp74
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Went out with the boyfriend for an afternoon out. From the outside it doesnt look like its going to be much fun. Once u go in its very well laid out and lots of things to see and do. Some very interesting facts and lovely...More

Thank Charlene B
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

A very well laid out museum with fascinating collections. Very informative. Would recommend a visit if in the area.

Thank Rosie P
Reviewed 8 July 2018

A very nice little museum that has free entry and details the history of the lovely town of Chepstow. The origins of the building is intriguing , from it's time serving as a Girls school , a Hospital in World War 1 and now a...More

Thank Michael T
Reviewed 30 June 2018

A lovely little museum detailing the history of the town and the area. The building has a very interesting history as a school and hospital, which is detailed in the displays. There is a lot to read, and some of it was very small and...More

Thank VeganCatGirl
Reviewed 27 June 2018

The museum was well laid out , with plenty of information on Chepstow's past and present industries. The museum itself had had many uses, one of which was as a hospital. On the stairs I could still smell the familiar hospital aromas of my youth!!

Thank chestersmom1
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

A very interesting (and free) museum located within two levels of a beautiful historic building. It’s so nicely done that you will want to leave a donation upon leaving. The building itself was a School for Girls from 1907-1913, then a Red Cross Hospital during...More

Thank Robogator0
Reviewed 20 June 2018

A nice way to spend an hou, good local information on Chepstow.We left well informed.The reception was very friendly and helpful with further info

Thank marc l
Reviewed 12 June 2018

Interesting local museum situated in beautiful building that was once the district hospital. Good selection of articles on social history. Helpful staff.

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