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Gillingham Museum Montage

Accredited Museum Arts Council England

Dorset Museums Association



COVID - 19

Following a long period of closure following the outbreak of the Coronavirus the Museum re-opened on 3 September 2020.

Current hours of opening are restricted to 10.00 -12.30 on Mondays,Thursdays and Saturdays

Social distancing applies and face masks must be worn in accordance with current regulations


Society meetings have been postponed until further notice

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The Museum tells the story of the town, the immediate parishes and their people. Many generations have seen this corner of the Blackmore Vale grow from a Neolithic settlement to the bustling Gillingham of today.


PLEASE NOTE THE NEW OPENING HOURS OF THE MUSEUM DUE TO THE CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK
FROM 10 OCTOBER 2020 OPENING HOURS WILL BE 10.00-12.30 ON MONDAYS, THURSDAYS AND SATURDAYS ONLY

The Curator can be contacted by Email at: office@gillinghammuseum.co.uk

or write to the address below.

The Museum is governed by the management committee of Gillingham Local History Society (Registered Charity no 1014970).

Restaurant and toilet facilities are available in the Waitrose Supermarket on the opposite side of the road.

The whole exhibition area is on ground level and therefore suitable for wheelchair access. Parking (with disabled bays) is available in the adjoining public Car Park.

Address: Chantry Fields, Gillingham, Dorset SP8 4UA    > How to find us

Some of the Soldiers of World War One.

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