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Cavalcade of Costume

Cavalcade of Costume

Lime Tree House
The Plocks
Blandford Forum
DT11 7AA


Gordon Boutelle


01258 453006



Times of Opening

Thursday - Monday inclusive.  Parking close by.
October - Easter,
Tea-room/shop 10.00-4.00,     Museum 11.00-4.00.  
Easter-September, Tea-room/shop 10.00-5.00, Museum 11.00-5.00. 
Last admission half an hour before closing.
Closed: early December - Mid February
Founded by the late Mrs. Betty Penny, the museum is housed in a fine Grade II Listed Georgian building.  The growing costume  collection covers 250 years.  New exhibits regularly displayed.  Returning visitors will always find the experience friendly and enjoyable.  Pretty tea-room and shop.