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My Top Five Favourite Objects at Nantwich Museum

This piece was written by Jamie Dutton, a student from Brine Leas School, Nantwich when he did work experience at Nantwich Museum. What would your  top five favourite objects at Nantwich Museum be?   5. Roman Lead Salt Pan This Pan was found in Nantwich in 1981 and was used by the Romans to boil… (read more)

Liz Parkin wins Dutton Prize Awarded by Nantwich Museum

Museum Friends and Volunteers recently enjoyed the Sixth Museum Members & Volunteers Dinner held at Residence restaurant in Nantwich. Chair of the Museum Board, Nick Dyer presented the Walter and Ada Dutton Prize to Liz Parkin, well known for her work with RedShift Radio. Commenting on the award Nick recounted “the many aspects of town… (read more)

“Life in an Elizabethan Garden” event at Nantwich Museum.

Elizabethan Garden

Evoking a golden age in garden history, Elizabethan gardens are the subject of a seminar organised by the Nantwich Walled Garden Society in collaboration with Nantwich Museum on Saturday 10 November. There will be four illustrated talks. Commencing at 1.30 pm, Shirley Evans will speak on Elizabethan Garden Design, to be followed by the History… (read more)

The 2018 Nantwich Camera Club Photographic Exhibition

Golden Eagle by Robert Gough

The 2018 Nantwich Camera Club Photographic Exhibition has opened in the Millennium Gallery, Nantwich Museum and will run until Saturday 5 January 2019. Featuring recent work from members of the popular and successful club, the annual event, which is always well received, includes superb print and projected images. There is a wide range of truly inspiring subjects…. (read more)

Hallowe’en at Nantwich Museum

Ghost-ridden tours are the order of the day at Nantwich Museum with Nantwich Hallowe’en Ghost Trails led by Richard and Lyn Gumm, actors who have regularly appeared on TV and in films. Most recently Lyn made an appearance in ‘Dr Who’, whilst Richard appeared in the ‘Darkest Hour’ an account of Winston Churchill’s early days as… (read more)

Nantwich Museum’s Autumn Quiz Night

Nantwich Museum Quiz night

Nantwich Museum’s Autumn Quiz Night in aid of museum funds will take place at 7.00 pm (for 7.30 pm), Sunday 28th October 2018 at Crewe Vagrants Sports Club, Willaston, CW5 7EP. The popular quiz, with prizes and a raffle, will be overseen as usual by Quiz Master Wyn Jones. Entry is by ticket only, which cost £5.00 per person… (read more)

Elizabethan Gardens Event at Nantwich Museum

Evoking a golden age in garden history, Elizabethan Gardens are the subject of a seminar organised by the Nantwich Walled Garden Society in collaboration with Nantwich Museum on Saturday 10th November 2018. Commencing at 1.30 pm, Shirley Evans will speak on Elizabethan Garden Design, to be followed by the History of Bees and Beekeeping presented… (read more)