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Court Barn

Church Street, Chipping Campden GL55 6JE, England
+44 1386 841951
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Great introduction to the history of arts and crafts in the Cotswolds

I loved this museum. It is small and manageable with photos, historical artifacts and videos to... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Madeline0403
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Detroit, Michigan
Bit odd, bit elitist

It's fine. But very small. And a bit odd. As you can see just about all of it from the paydesk... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
JustAGoodNightsSleep
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Arts & Crafts Museum
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible2%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Church Street, Chipping Campden GL55 6JE, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I loved this museum. It is small and manageable with photos, historical artifacts and videos to tell the story of how the arts and crafts movement came to the Cotswolds. When I visited, there was also a craft show and I was able to meet...More

Thank Madeline0403
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's fine. But very small. And a bit odd. As you can see just about all of it from the paydesk, while you're deciding whether to pay to go in, why bother? I guess some people will absolutely love it - if it's their kind...More

Thank JustAGoodNightsSleep
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

The museum is small but has lots of info about Ashbee and the people who relocated here from the east end of London with their families and formed the Guild of Handicrafts. The information and exhibits were well organised and informative. For anyone interested in...More

Thank Tallis
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Second visit to this interesting museum in beautiful Chipping Campden. Anyone with an interest in the Arts and Crafts movement should come here. Clearly set out information about the various craftsmen and artists. Especially interesting now with the exhibition on Ashbee- his life and work....More

Thank Heather m
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This is where Arts and Crafts began in the area of England. Small museum but many nice pieces and information on display. A good point for information.

Thank Umbear
Reviewed 27 April 2017

If you are interested in the Arts and Craft movement this little museum is a gem. Lots of information and lovely goods on sale too.

Thank Rita B
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Interesting display of how a particular art movement was formed, developed further, relocated to Chipping Campden before finally settling at its current location, part of the beautiful surroundings of what used to be the wealthy estate of a local family. An interesting range of modern...More

Thank Domdomdomdom_13
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

If you want to see the best exhibition of Arts and Crafts then visit the museum in Cheltenham. .and it's free. As for this one...not worth it.

Thank bingleyman
Reviewed 15 March 2017

This is a small but detailed history of the group of artists and craftsmen and women who were attracted to Chipping Camden at the end of the C19th and the early part of the C20th. The displays are fully explained and there are some superb...More

Thank hugh_john
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Last minute choice to visit, glad we did. Only small but well worth it to find out about the Craft and Design movement operating in the last century. Staff were all friendly and knowledgeable. Fascinating info. on Robert Welch, who have a shop in town.

Thank Zumo2110
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