Trowbridge Museum has reopened!

After 3 years, we delighted to be open to the public again! In May the Museum had a fantastic relaunch, with over 300 people attending our community opening day(within strict COVID safety measures!). Until the end of June we are asking visitors to book a time slot via Ticketsource to help us monitor the number […]

Learning & Outreach Apprentice

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Closing Date: Wednesday, 24th February 2021 at 10.00am Proposed Interview Date:  Wednesday 3rd March 2021 Proposed Start Date: 1st April 2021. The main purpose of this role is: Support the Learning and Outreach Officer in the delivery of an exciting and challenging programme of school (and other) workshops, Saturday and holiday workshops, and reminiscence sessions, […]

Its official: Onwards and Upwards!

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Our £2.4 million expansion plans were given a significant boost this week with a National Lottery grant of £1,172,500. This was the biggest grant to be awarded in Wiltshire. Trowbridge has a rich and rare townscape built upon the manufacturing of West of England woollen cloth…Now Lottery funding is set to conserve the historic building, […]


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We would like to thank all those people who have bought lottery tickets in the last year and so contributed to the funding for our Onwards and Upwards expansion project. We are taking part in the national #ThanksToYou Heritage Lottery Fund event which means that from 12th to the 15th December you can pop into […]

We are now closed until 2020

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Onwards and Upwards: Museum Expansion Celebrating our rich and unique textile heritage and creating an attraction of regional significance We will be closing to the general public on June 2nd, 2018 so that Onwards and Upwards, our fantastic multi-million pound expansion of Trowbridge Museum supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund and Trowbridge Town Council, can […]

We’re Recruiting! – Learning & Outreach Apprentice


We are recruiting for a Learning and Outreach Apprentice to join the Trowbridge Museum team!  18 Month Fixed Term Contract   30 hours per week, Tuesday – Friday £4.30 per hour (£129.00 per week) for all apprentices under 19 years old, or if over the age of 19 and in their first year of their […]