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You can hear what’s going on too!
“Wonderful, must-see small museum which really brings alive the history of law and order in Tetbury and Gloucestershire over the last 200 years – definitely felt part of the experience, learnt something new and great for kids too.”
Exhibitions, activities and events
Discover prisoner Fred sleeping in one of our cells.
Explore our other cells which contain the largest collection of handcuffs in the UK.
On display are many fascinating artefacts related to policing in Gloucestershire, along with cold case files of crimes that have taken place in Tetbury.
Help us solve crimes and mysteries.
Can you match the face to the crime?
Draw to explore.
Bringing our collection out from behind the glass.
Explore the evidence, discover more, solve the crime.
On the first floor of the Museum we have re-created a Magistrates Court in session using full-size figures to help bring the scene alive.
Listen to a typical court hearing of the late 1940s which really brings the whole proceedings to life.
Pick up an old-fashioned telephone to hear callers to the police station report crimes.
This space is also available on request for private events.
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