Nantwich Museum

Nantwich Museum

27 Pillory Street, Nantwich, CW5 5BQ ~ Tel: 01270 627104

Inside Nantwich Museum

Museum Opening Hours

Tuesday – Saturday: 10.30am – 4.30pm

Free admission.

New: From Nantwich to Oxygen

Wednesday 14 August to Saturday 26 October 2019 – an exhibition and series of events examining Joseph Priestley’s time in Nantwich. For more details click here.

New: Treasures from the Museum Collection

Wednesday 14 August to Saturday 26 October 2019 – an opportunity to view rarely seen images and maps from the Museum’s collection. For more details click here.

New: Cheshire Civil War Centre

Our new gallery, featuring the Cheshire Civil War, is now open. Come and explore – and find out what was fact and what was fiction.

Events Coming Up

Thursday, 12 September 2019Joseph Priestley’s Footsteps Walking Tour at 11am and Riverside Walk at 2pm.

Friday, 27 September 2019 – Periodic Table Themed Coffee Morning 10.30 to 12.30, full information here.

Saturday, 28 September 2019 – Priestley’s Element Workshop 10.30am – 3pm. 

Saturday, 5 October 2019 – Joseph Priestley in his Element A series of talks about Joseph Priestley, and his time in Nantwich. For more details click here

Thursday, 10 October 2019 – Welsh Row Tour 11am.

Saturday, 12 October 2019 – Town Tour 11am.

Saturday, 19 October 2019 – Riverside Walk 11am.

Saturday, 19 October 2019 – Small Island Life Doors open at 12.45pm. Patrick Barkham presents Small Island Life – A Journey Around Our Archipelago as part of the Nantwich Words and Music Festival. For more details, and to buy tickets for this event, click here.

Saturday, 26 October 2019 – Book Launch: Lost Houses in Nantwich 10.30am to 2pm Andrew Lamberton will be signing copies of a revised edition of this great book.  

There are more details and events in the What’s On section. Please call 01270 627104 for more information or email

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