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Langton Matravers Museum

Langton Matravers Museum

St George's Close
Langton Matravers
Swanage
BH19 3HE

Contact

Reg Saville

Telephone

01929 423168

Email

localhistory@langtonia.org.uk

Website

www.langtonia.org.uk

Times of Opening

1st April - 5th October, Monday - Saturday inclusive 10.00 - 12.00, 14.00 -16.00.  Or by appointment at other times.
Enjoy the heritage of Purbeck stone with an audio-visual  introduction, displays of fossils, the geological structure of the area, examples of worked stone, tools, photographs and a reconstruction of a section of quarry mine and its capstan.  Special temporary exhibitions from the Parish's extensive social history collection.

Items relating to smuggling and the Halsewell which was wrecked on the cliffs nearby.