Welcome to Crewkerne & District Museum & Heritage Centre

Crewkerne has a long and interesting history, having had the status of being a Saxon royal Mint, the importance as a stopping place for travellers and its prosperity based on the textile industry.

Founded in 1988, the Museum illustrates these things, but equally shows how ordinary local people lived and worked at various periods. Some of the latest graphic techniques are used to enliven the displays.

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