What’s On

Victorian Christening Gowns
Victorian Christening Gowns 1024 768 Frome Heritage Museum
Exhibition – March 2022 From the re-opening in March, Frome Museum will showcase the extraordinary achievements of a host of famous women of Frome read more
Object of the Month
Object of the Month 150 150 Frome Heritage Museum
Changing from the beginning of each month Each month we will showcase a different item. It may be a Victorian kitchen tool or an article of clothing; a painting of a local dignitary; a wartime postcard; an interesting old photograph; an archaeological find; an old book or just an unnamed object that has us perplexed! read more
We Sell Books
We Sell Books 150 150 Frome Heritage Museum

Just inside the museum entrance there is always a rack of second-hand books donated for fundraising. Please feel free to come in, browse and buy. Every purchase helps us to keep Frome Museum open for the community. We also sell second-hand books on Frome Independent Market days, which fall on the first Sunday of every…

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Street Scenes
Street Scenes 150 150 Frome Heritage Museum
Permanent display In the lower gallery a traditional street scene greets the viewer with Maggs the Chemist, Garston Vets, Smithy, Pub and Post Office. read more
Frome Logo
Frome Logo 150 150 Frome Heritage Museum
Permanent display The well used logo depicting St Aldhelm is shown from its concept in 1985. read more
Textiles
Textiles 150 150 Frome Heritage Museum
Permanent display Frome is renowned for its woollen and silk industries. Wander round the collection and find out how the Blue House is linked to woad. read more
Printing
Printing 150 150 Frome Heritage Museum
Permanent display There have been printers in Frome from at least 1795 with many apprentices beginning their craft in Frome. read more