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Red House Museum
and Gardens

Red House Museum Quay Road
Christchurch
BH23 1BU

Contact

Jim Hunter

Telephone

01202 482860

Fax

01202 481924

Website

www.hants.gov.uk/museum/redhouse

Times of Opening

Tuesday - Saturday 10.00 - 5.00, Sunday 2.00 - 5.00.  Last admission 4.30.
Lots of variety and interesting objects - local history, costume, geology, natural history and archaeology.

Temporary exhibitions change every few weeks.  Formal garden with culinary/medicinal herbs; secluded informal garden with old fashioned roses and less common shrubs and trees.

Items relating to smuggling include a tinplate lantern and archive material.