Tolpuddle Martyrs Museum

UK»England»Dorset»Tolpuddle Martyrs Museum

The Tolpuddle Martyrs Museum tells the harrowing tale of the Martyrs arrest, trial and punishment, leading to the foundation of modern day trade unionism.

The museum has been re-designed into a modern, informative, and educational exhibition, using interactive touch screen displays new graphic panels telling the story in text and images. The museum sets out the Martyrs story in four sections, Before the arrest, The Oath and Betrayal, Transportation, and the Homecoming.

TypeOverall vote
History Museum:7.5/10
Popularity rank: #7018

Nearby

  • All
  • Related
  • Same

Directions

How to get here

Car


Tolpuddle is six miles east of Dorchester,Take the A35 towards Dorchester and leave Dorchester on the A35 eastbound.

Bus


From Dorchester take the 186, 187 or 188 buses from High West Street to Tolpuddle.

Admission

Opening times (April - October):
MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday
-10:00 - 17:0010:00 - 17:0010:00 - 17:0010:00 - 17:0010:00 - 17:0011:00 - 17:00

Opening times (November - March):
MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday
---10:00 - 17:0010:00 - 17:0010:00 - 17:0011:00 - 17:00

Prices:
Free

Comments

Post your opinion on this place

Questions

Ask your questions

Contact

Address: Tolpuddle Martyrs Museum,
Tolpuddle, Dorchester, Dorset, DT2 7EH, UK
Phone: +44 1305 848 237
Email: jpickering@tuc.org.uk

External links

StumbleUpon
Latest Questions:
Inspire Me
©2007-2014 Home | About | Errors | Omissions | Sitemap | Kudos | Help