Chard and District Museum

Artificial limbs and flying machines! Marvel at the work of Chard’s early inventors and much more.

Don’t Miss!

The “Chard’s Famous Five” exhibit celebrating inspiring stories of people from Chard.

Address

Godworthy House
High Street
Chard
Somerset
TA20 1QB

Telephone

01460 65091

Website

www.chardmuseum.co.uk

Price

Admission charges apply

Opening Times

Open March to October

Facilities

  • Parking nearby
  • Shop
  • Toilets
  • Disabled toilets
  • Handrails
  • Level access/ramps
  • Limited disabled access
  • Wheelchair on site

Learning

The Museum offers visits and guided tours for schools and adult groups. Schools resource boxes are available for loan on the themes of Chard History, WWII and Victorians. Please contact the Museum for more information.

Research

The Museum can assist researchers with enquiries about the collection, local history and family history. Please contact the Museum for more information.

Collections

  • Agricultural
  • Archives
  • Aviation
  • Social history

Time Periods

  • 20th Century
  • Edwardian
  • Georgian
  • Stuart
  • Victorian