Nantwich Museum

Nantwich Museum

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Kate Dobson

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Cheese Room opens after revamp

Thanks to a generous grant from Nantwich estate agents Baker Wynne & Wilson, the Cheese Room at Nantwich Museum has been redecorated and redesigned. A team of volunteers, led by Museum Manager Kate Dobson, cleaned and repainted the room and researched and designed new display boards plus labels for a wide range of artefacts. Kate praised their… (read more)

Cheese Room Re-opens

The Museum’s Cheese Room has recently undergone a revamp with thanks to funding from the Baker, Wynne and Wilson Community Pledge. Visitors can find out about buttermaking and cheesemaking within the locality, learn about the cheesemaking process and also the significance of cheesemaking within the town today. Artefacts include a cheese vat, a variety of… (read more)

Special Membership Offer

Become a Friend of Nantwich Museum and pay no renewal until April 2019. An ideal Christmas Present. Help to support the work of the Museum by joining the Friends of Nantwich Museum. Membership includes E-mail newsletters, discounts on talks and events, an annual dinner, invitations to exclusive Member events  and an opportunity to vote at… (read more)

Members’ Meal & Dutton Award

Museum Friends and Volunteers recently enjoyed the Fifth Members & Volunteers Dinner held at Residence restaurant in Nantwich. President of the museum, Robert Stones presented the Walter and Ada Dutton Prize to Molly Stone, a loyal supporter of the Museum over many years and one time Trustee. Molly has been closely involved in all aspects… (read more)

Nantwich! Change here for the brine baths

The Museum has recently been assisting Boundless Productions with information about the Nantwich brine baths and, in particular the Brine Baths Hotel in preparation for a new television series of Great Railway Journeys. This culminated in an interview with Michael Portillo involving our Volunteer Webmaster Bill Pearson. The hotel opened in 1893. Visitors were encouraged to… (read more)

MacMillan Coffee Morning

A coffee morning in aid of MacMillan was held on Friday 29th September. A total of £177.70 was raised. Thank you to all of those who came and enjoyed a selection of home-made cakes.