Chard and District Museum

Chard and District Museum

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Chard and District Museum

The purpose of the Museum is to preserve and collect artefacts of the Chard area and make them accessible to individuals, and organisations for their inspiration, learning and enjoyment.
The Museum aims to :- expand and develop its collections in accordance with the its Acquisitions and Disposals Policy; care for its collection by recording new artefacts and maintaining appropriate environmental climates; improve and rotate items on display; improve access to the collection by strengthening links with the local community especially schools; further develop strategies for Marketing and Publicity to increase the number of visitors and to safeguard and improve the financial structure of the Museum.

Founded 1970