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Children’s Workshops and Pancake Day

Events at Nantwich Museum in February include children’s workshops during half term and a celebration of Pancake Day. Dreams of Nantwich the popular temporary exhibition in the Museum’s Millennium Gallery will provide inspiration for water colour painting during the children’s workshops which take place on Wednesday 19 and Thursday 20 February 2020. There will be… (read more)

Bargain Hunt comes to Nantwich Museum

In today’s Bargain Hunt (on BBC 1) Charlie Ross comes to Nantwich and interviews Andrew Lamberton in Nantwich Museum’s cheese room. Nantwich Museum would like to thank Sarah Lunt for the lovely black and white photos of cheese making in 1952, which were featured in the programme. The pictures are also in Nantwich Museum’s booklet on Cheshire… (read more)

Civic Society’s Contribution Towards New Kitchen

Nantwich Museum has acknowledged the generous donation by the Civic Society of £100 towards the cost of a new kitchen. The Museum’s kitchen is in constant use but has fallen into a very sorry state of repair. Donations are being sought to meet the cost estimated at just over £2000. Chair of the Board of… (read more)

Dreams of Nantwich

Dreams of Nantwich, an exhibition by local artist Michal Obolewicz, has opened at Nantwich Museum to run until Saturday 7 March 2020. The exhibition seeks to create the mythical and fairy tale story of Nantwich through its beauty and history. Presented in the medium of watercolour the artwork concentrates on an imaginary vision of the… (read more)

Nantwich Museum Looks Forward to 2020 – its 40th Year

2020 marks the 40th anniversary of Nantwich Museum. As well as the usual temporary exhibitions, walking tours of the town, workshops, coffee mornings, events for special occasions such as Pancake Day, there will be special events to celebrate the anniversary. These include a talk on Saturday 6 June, 2020 by Gaye Blake-Roberts Curator of the… (read more)

Live longer by taking in a visit to a museum!

Regular visits to museums, art galleries, the theatre and concerts could reduce your chances of dying early by 31%! A new study this month, published in the British Medical Journal (BMJ) found that engaging in such activities every few months had significant health benefits. Even people who only went once or twice a year had… (read more)

Christmas at Nantwich Museum

Nantwich Museum looks forward to welcoming visitors when its Christmas celebrations begin with a Drop-in Sing-a-long Concert of Christmas music by the Wistaston Singers 11.00 am -12.00 pm Saturday 21 December 2019. The museum shop will be open offering a wide range of goods including Christmas cards, other greeting cards, games, toys, souvenirs, craft work… (read more)