During December we are open Tuesday to Sunday, 10am–3pm, with last entry to the Museum at 2pm. At 3.30pm, the Colorado Lodge opens and at 4pm the grounds re-open for The Enchanted Garden of Light trail.

Contact us

American Museum & Gardens
Claverton Manor

Tel: +44 (0)1225 460503
Email: [email protected] 

The Team

Executive Chair
Gareth Thomas

Director of Business & Development
Tracy Foster

Director of Collections & Public Engagement
Jan English

Chief Curator
Kate Hebert [email protected]

Estates Manager
Matt Amos [email protected]

Marketing & Communications Manager
Amelia Christmas [email protected]

Marketing & Communications Officer
Alice Xavier [email protected]

Fundraising and Development Manager
Zoe Hughes Gough

Catering Manager
Kim Tomes [email protected]

Retail Manager
Melissa Cannell  [email protected]

Head Gardener
Damian Mitchell [email protected]

Volunteers Manager
Sharon Blanchard [email protected]

Learning Officer
Vicky Nelson  [email protected]

Visitor Experience & Business Support Officer 
Stephen Dunning [email protected]

Membership & Development Officer
Niamh Smith [email protected]

Museum Administrator
Alice Mantell [email protected]

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