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Court Barn

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Arts and Crafts Movement museum

Small but interesting museum on the involvement of Gloucestershire people in the world of arts and... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2018
Nicholas H
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London, United Kingdom
Small but interesting display on local Arts and Crafts movement

Inside this beautifully restored barn we passed a very rewarding three quarters of an hour finding... read more

Reviewed 28 January 2018
Googly2010
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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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Arts & Crafts Museum
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Church Street, Chipping Campden GL55 6JE, England
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Reviewed 6 August 2018

Court Barn is a small museum -- just two rooms, really -- but we spent over an hour here. There is a very good permanent exhibit on the history of the arts-and-crafts movement in the Cotswolds, and then a changing exhibit. I recommend visiting the...More

Thank ilana_58
Reviewed 19 July 2018

Small but interesting museum on the involvement of Gloucestershire people in the world of arts and crafts. It runs a variety of events and exhibitions throughout the year. Its next exhibition starting on 27 July concerns the role played by three local women in the...More

Thank Nicholas H
Reviewed 19 July 2018

A VERY well done exhibit regarding the Arts and Crafts Movement in the area. Not to be missed. Lots of wonderful artifacts and information. Also, local artisans work available to buy.

Thank soroka22
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

Got reprimanded by a very strict shop attendant that the tiny little area in front of the shop was free viewing rest was a museum and if I want to look at that she will need to charge me. That was in the first 30...More

Thank Emmerenza41
Reviewed 5 June 2018

So glad we stopped here while in Chipping Campden. While small, the museum provides great insight about local history and culture. The displays are informative and appealing.

Thank Kim C
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

We visited after going to The Wilson in Cheltenham. The museums are very different, but this was our favourite. It is interesting to see a museum “work for it”, which the bigger museums are sometimes not forced to do, and their displays can lack inspiration...More

Thank KateEpoo
Reviewed 28 January 2018

Inside this beautifully restored barn we passed a very rewarding three quarters of an hour finding out more about the local Arts and Crafts movement which flourished in Chipping Campden and surroundings from the early 1900s. There are some really nice exhibits inside and we...More

Thank Googly2010
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Was really looking forward to this museum but there seemed to be so little there. Lovely building inside and out but the exhibits were few and I pretty much knew most of what I saw. But a wander through the church grounds next door totally...More

Thank radley4
Reviewed 29 September 2017

For the richest experience you need to make good use of the touchscreen displays. They give loads of information on the Arts & Crafts movements, the artefacts, and the people. We had a really good introductory talk by one of the volunteers. The only downside...More

Thank Marilyn0909
Reviewed 18 September 2017

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

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