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From Aerosols to Waterloo, discover Wellington's rich history

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Welcome Back...

The museum has reopened after an extended closure due to the pandemic. Its current opening hours are 10am – 4pm Monday, Tuesday & Thursday and 10am – 1pm Wednesday, Friday & Saturday. Closed on Bank Holidays. If you have a query, request or question about local history you can also get in touch with the Society by clicking here.


Latest update: May 2022


Wellington Local History & Museum Society run this small family-friendly museum located in the centre of town.


The museum's collection chronicles the town's rich history – including its links to the Duke of Wellington; the development of, what was once, the South West’s biggest woollen mill;  the transformation of the townscape, and, how Wellington was home to the last provincial bank in England and Wales to issue its own banknotes.

28 Fore Street
TA21 8AQ

07495 512303

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