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Reading Museum, Reading

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Reading Museum (run by the Reading Museum Service) is a museum of the history of the town of Reading, in the English county of Berkshire, and the surrounding area. It is accommodated within Reading Town Hall, and contains galleries describing the history of Reading and its related industries, a gallery of artefacts discovered during the excavations of Calleva Atrebatum (Silchester Roman Town), a copy of the Bayeux Tapestry, finds relating to Reading Abbey and an art collection.
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  • I have been wanting to revisit for years, particularly to visit the Silchester Gallery and see the replica Bayeux Tapestry. Also enjoyed the Abbey Ruins and Forbury Park nearby  more »
  • me and my mum went to see the Bayeux tapestry a part of my medieval project and wow it was long it coved two whole rooms!  more »

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