John Moore Museum, Tewkesbury
Nestled in a row of historic timber-framed buildings, the museum was established in 1980 in memory of the writer and naturalist John Moore.Take a look at our Tewkesbury journey planning tool to schedule your visit to John Moore Museum and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
Today it is also home to an extensive Natural History collection featuring specimens of the mammals and birds native to our countryside, woodlands and wetlands.
A few doors away is The Merchant's House,a two storey building which has been beautifully restored and furnished to show the construction of a 15th century shop and dwelling.
We are also manging the historic Old Baptist Chapel, situated across the road.
John Moore Museum Reviews
Tewkesbury is generously endowed with late medieval half-timbered buildings, which make the town very attractive to look at as you walk through its streets and down its alleyways. The John Moore Museu... more »
There is a small entrance fee. There are several old buildings (very old!) which constitute the premises of the John Moore Museum and you may be able to visit them all. The exhibits are local artifact... more »
Very interesting stories heard with aid of personal headphones. Lots of old fascinating artefacts collected together and lots of photographs. Helpful friendly staff. Unfortunately there is no disabled access due to steep rickety stairs and very old narrow passages so would advise caution.
Great to walk around the museum very friendly and helpful staff
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