Museum in the Park, Stroud

The Museum in the Park is set in Stratford Park in the centre of Stroud, Gloucestershire.

The Museum is housed on two floors in a Grade II 17th century wool merchant's mansion. Objects and colourful displays combined with exciting events combine to celebrate the rich history and heritage of the Stroud District. The modern extension houses temporary exhibitions and visitor facilities.

Entrance is free but donations are encouraged.

We welcome families and children with something to offer visitors of all ages. Whether you are visiting the District or have lived here for many years, you are sure to find something that interests, inspires or amazes you.

We also offer a small gift shop and café within the museum foyer.
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  • Great for the whole family, Lovely Garden at he back play courtyard for kids, icecream & drinks interesting exhibits.  more »
  • Been here many times, the museum, as it's name implies, is in a large park with various play areas, a lovely walk down to the stream where you can see squirrels, and ducks etc. Also has an outdoor swi...  more »
  • My boys love coming here. Sighted in a beautiful park, it is free to enter and has quite a random mix of things on display. From dinosaur bones to lawn mowers! There are some play areas for little ones such as a magnetic fishing game etc. Don't miss the hidden garden In the centre.
  • The 'secret garden' behind is a fabulous place to relax and have s coffee in. The museum and galleries are excellent, my nephew's and nieces used to stop and play in every room! Regular talks and events. Beautiful park surroundings. One of my favourite places in Stroud.
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