What people have said ...

“very good, like an Aladdin’s cave! Fascinating to learn about James Gillingham” Visitor from Malden, Essex (Visitor Book, 2018)


“took my 4 young grandchildren to visit and they loved it. I’m ashamed to say that I have lived in Chard for 26 years and it was my first visit. I will be back as loved the whole experience” Chard resident (Trip Advisor, 2018)


“I thoroughly enjoyed the old photos with accompanying interesting information about my great-great-grandfather, James Gillingham. It was fascinating to “visit” a famous ancestor” Visitor (Facebook, 2019)


“an amazing eclectic museum; the first unmanned flight; one of the earliest x-rays; the earliest prosthetics and so much more. Brilliant! Great staff and free coffee” Visitor (Facebook, 2019)


“we have been visiting Chard for a number of years to see family but had never visited the museum before yesterday. Run by a very friendly and very knowledgeable band of volunteers the museum is an absolute treasure trove of local memories” Visitor from Oakham, Rutland (Trip Advisor, 2019)


Chard Museum, Godworthy House

High Street, Chard, Somerset, TA20 1QB

​​Tel: 01460 65091

Email: info@chardmuseum.co.uk

Registered Charity Number: 270186