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Early collections range from Palaeolithic hand tools to the gravestone of 5th-century local chieftain, Votepor.
The museum, housed in the former bishop's palace, also displays local furniture, dressers and their china. Paintings include 17th- and 18th-century portraits and works by 20th-century artist Edward Morland Lewis, as well as topographical works.
Look out for The Wild Escape at museums and galleries in the next few months. Many have special events, or you can use our audio introduction to help children get involved at any cultural venue.
Visiting with children?
The more you see, the more we do.
The National Art Pass lets you enjoy free entry to hundreds of museums, galleries and historic places across the UK, while raising money to support them.