Richard Jefferies Museum

Places to Visit

Ages:

  • All the family
  • Under 5s
  • School age
  • Adults

Venue:

Indoor

Cost:

Paid

Description

The Richard Jefferies Museum is owned by Swindon Borough Council and ran by the Richard Jefferies Trust as well as being fully accredited by Arts council England.

The museum consists of a seventeenth century thatched cottage bought by the Jefferies family in 1800. Inside the museum you can enjoy the extensive collection of items relating to Jefferies including first editions of many of Richard Jefferies' writings, the manuscript of Wood Magic as well as photographs, paintings, and memorabilia.

As well as a fantastic museum you can also enjoy the tearoom and beautiful gardens with nature trail and picnic area with plenty of room for you and your little ones to run around and play in. The museum as hold many family events throughout the year for more information please visit:

For updated information visit: https://www.richardjefferies.org/ 

Open hours

MondayClosed
Tuesday10:30 - 12:30
WednesdayClosed
Thursday10:30 - 12:30
FridayClosed
SaturdayClosed
Sunday13:00 - 17:00