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8. Museum in the Park, Stroud

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Museum in the Park, Stroud

Housed in a 17th century wool merchant's mansion with a smart modern extension, the Museum in the Park in Stroud houses more than 5,000 objects, most of which relate to the local area. They range from dinosaur and mammoth remains to Roman altars, landscape paintings and two of the world's first lawnmowers!
 
The museum is not just about objects, but about locality, the beginnings of life here and the people who owned, used, or perhaps made the things now on display. There's a lively programme of exhibitions and events throughout the year, and facilities include a gift shop and cafe.
Museum in the Park Address:   
The Museum in the Park
Stratford Park
Stratford Road
Stroud
Gloucestershire
GL5 4AF
England, UK

Museum in the Park Opening Times:
April to September
Tuesday - Friday, 10.00am – 5.00pm
Satuarday and Sunday 11.00am-5.00pm

October to March
Tuesday - Friday 10.00am – 4.00pm
Saturday and Sunday 11.00am – 4.00pm

Bank Holiday Mondays
11.00am – 5.00pm

Open every day in August
Closed 1st – 31st December
Closed on Mondays except for Summer and August Bank Holidays

Museum in the Park Admission:

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