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Gold from the time of Stonehenge

Gold from the time of StonehengeOn display for the first time are dozens of spectacular treasures dating to the time of Stonehenge and worn by people who worshiped inside the stone circle.

Telling Wiltshire’s Story

500,000 years of Wiltshire’s story told in a brand new £750,000 gallery featuring high quality graphics and leading-edge reconstructions.

Lots for children too

Follow Archie and Ollie on a gallery trail, build Stonehenge, examine the evidence under a microscope and try on Bronze Age clothes.

"A must-see before visiting Stonehenge or Avebury"

We recently won the 2014 Attraction of the Year Award from the Wiltshire Life Magazine and are now Tripadvisor's 3rd top-rated attraction in the Wiltshire. Other comments include “You haven't really seen Prehistoric Wiltshire till you've seen this!” and “Breathes life into Stonehenge”

Something for everyone

We have fascinating displays telling Wiltshire's story, including Roman treasure and agricultural history. A new gallery tells the story of Devizes and we are working on a anew Saxon Gallery.

Special Exhibitions

Our current special exhibitions are Fabulous Fossils - a fun family exhibition and our new Crop Circles photographic exhibition.

Open 7 days a week

Monday - Saturday 10-5, Sundays and Bank Holidays 12-4. Open throughout the year, except on Winter Mondays from January until the Easter break. For more details about visiting the museum please follow this link.
Want to bring a group or to visit in the evening? Telephone us to see how we can help.

Can you help us?

We are an independent charity. Please support us in our work by making a donation.


More about our award-winning new galleries

GOLD FROM THE TIME OF STONEHENGE Britain’s greatest treasures from the mysterious golden Age of Stonehenge are now on permanent display for the first time. This is the largest collection of Early Bronze Age gold ever put on public display in England and our new displays transform public understanding of the Stonehenge era. Our award-winning displays feature 500 Stonehenge period objects, including 30 pieces of gold treasure which have rarely been seen by the public before. Read more...
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Wiltshire Museum
41 Long Street, Devizes, Wiltshire, SN10 1NS
Telephone: 01380 727369
Email: hello@wiltshiremuseum.org.uk
http://www.wiltshiremuseum.org.uk



Wiltshire Archaeological and Natural History Society
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