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MOMPESSON HOUSE
Chorister's Green, Cathedral Close Salisbury SP1 2EL Tel 01722 335659

Description
Fine Queen Anne house. Teas in the delightful garden room

Location
Opposite the cathedral, Salisbury. Rail Salisbury

Opening Times
Ar-Oct 12-5.30 (closed Thur & Fri)

Admission Prices
Unconfirmed for 98

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OLD SARUM
Salisbury Tel 01722 335398

Description
This great earthwork was built by iron age peoples around 500 BC and was taken over by succeeding settlers and conquerors. Today the remains of the prehistoric fortress, of the NormAn palace, castle and cathedral evoke powerful memories of the people who have ruled England over the millennia. Historical re-enactments in August.

Location
2m North of Salisbury on A345. Rail Salisbury 2 mile

Opening Times
Apr-Oct 10-6 (or dusk) Nov-Mar 10-4

Disabled Access
Partial

Admission Prices
Adult £1.90 Child £1

 

 

ROYAL GLOUCESTERSHIRE, BERKSHIRE & WILTSHIRE REGIMENT MUSEUM
58 The Close SP1 2EX Tel 01722 414536

Description
Interesting historic building near to the cathedral housing a military museum

Location
In Cathedral Close Salisbury

Opening Times
10-6 summer 10-4 winter Closed Dec/Jan

Admission Prices
Unconfirmed for 98

 

 

 

MUSEUM & ART GALLERY
Bath Rd Swindon SN1 4BA Tel 01793 493188

Description
Museum of local history

Location
Swindon

Opening Times
Mon-Sat 10-5.30 Sun 2-5

 

 

RAILWAY VILLAGE HOUSE
34 Farringdon Rd Swindon SN1 5BJ Tel 01793 526161 ext 4527

Description
Restored railway house

Location
Swindon

Opening Times
Mon-Fri 10-1 & 2-5 Sun 2-5

Disabled Access
Unconfirmed

Admission Prices
Unconfirmed

 

Old Wardour Castle
SP3 6RP Tel 01747 870487

Description
The unusual hexagonal ruins of this 14c castle are on the edge of a beautiful lake, surrounded by landscaped grounds, which include an elaborate rockwork grotto

Location
Between Salisbury and Shaftesbury o ff A30 2 miles SW of Tisbury. Rail: Tisbury .5 mile

Opening Times
22 Mar - Oct 10-6 (or dusk) Nov - Mar 10-4 (closed 1-2 in winter)

Disabled Access
Ground only

Admission Prices
Adult £1.50 Child 80p