Historic Building or Site Visitor Attraction Directorylink

This Visitor Attraction Directory Listing provides all the current historic buildings or sites in the Directory for the Marlborough Area.

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Avebury Manor and GardensAvebury Manor was the subject of a unique collaboration with the BBC. The lives and stories of the house's many owners were brought to life by the use of interior design, including the creation of many new pieces.

Crofton Beam EnginesCome and visit the oldest working steam engines in the world still performing the job they were built to do! The engines and café are open every day from March to October with a number of special steaming weekends.

Science Museum WroughtonThe Science Museum at Wroughton, near Swindon, is the large-object store of the Science Museum. It is part of the National Museum of Science and Industry. The science Museum offers a wide range of exhibits to explore: over 18,000 objects from transport, space technology & fire fighting to agricultural machinery. Tours must be booked in advance.

St. George's Church, Preshute

St George's is a small country church adjacent to Marlborough College, a short walk from the centre of Marlborough and near the village of Manton with the river Kennet running just behind the church.

St. Mary's Church, Marlborough

St Mary's, Marlborough is situated in the town centre at the east end of the High Street. The church is open every day from 7.30am to 5.00pm. Visitors appreciate the calm but welcoming atmosphere of the light and spacious interior.

St. Peter's Church, Marlborough

The St Peter's Trust (Charity No. 275557) formed in 1978 when the church was threatened with at least partial demolition, now it manages the building as a community centre in the interests of both those who live in Marlborough and the many visitors to the Town.

Steam Museum of The Great Western RailwaysHoused in a beautifully restored Grade II railway building in the heart of the former Swindon railway works.

The Merchant's House

A glorious restoration of a 17th century silk merchant’s house. Situated on Marlborough’s famous High Street, visitors can see the on going restoration of the house – a substantial amount of original features have been revealed, including unique wall paintings.

Wilton WindmillSet high above the village of Wilton, about 9 miles south east of Marlborough in Wiltshire, Wilton Windmill is the only working windmill in Wessex and still produces wholemeal, stone-ground flour.

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