Swindon Museum and Art Gallery, Bath Road, Swindon, SN1 4BA
Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, 11am-3pm
Swindon Museum has displays of local history, archaeology and geology. The displays tell the story of Swindon's Jurassic past, its connections with the Roman Empire and the more recent social history of this thriving town.
Unusual Exhibits Include:
Items from the Roman villa site at Groundwell Ridge in North Swindon, including remains of wall plaster, tiles and a silver bowl; a unique Roman lead casket and glass urn; a 4.5m (15ft) Indian crocodile and an Egyptian mummy of a 12-year-old boy.
There is also a programme of temporary exhibitions taken from the museum collections, the Swindon Collection of Modern British Art and the Swindon Collection of British Studio Ceramics.
There is a dedicated parking bay and ramp access to the ground floor of the museum. The Swindon Museum and Art Gallery is spread over several floors so please contact museum staff for full access details.
Times and prices are subject to change. Contact venue before setting out.