Nantwich Museum

Nantwich Museum

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

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Plant and Book Sale at Nantwich Museum

Plant sale at Nantwich museum

The ever popular Plant and Book Sale organised by Nantwich Museum Trust in aid of museum funds will take place at Nantwich Museum, Pillory Street on Saturday 3rd June 2017, between 10.00 am and 12.30 pm. A wide selection of keenly priced plants and books will be available. It is an ideal opportunity to purchase… (read more)

Museum exhibits at Salt Sunday 2017

Salt Sunday

Up until the early eighteenth century the inhabitants of Nantwich celebrated the gift of brine, upon which the prosperity of the town had been built over many years, with a thanksgiving hymn “Blessing the Brine”. That celebration continues today through “Salt Sunday”. The event is held at the Lion Salt Works near Northwich and involves… (read more)

Easter at Nantwich Museum

Part of the Celebration of William Shakespeare exhibition at Nantwich Museum

Nantwich Museum will be open as usual on Good Friday, 14th April and Saturday 15th April 2017. On Easter Saturday and as part of the Nantwich Jazz Blues & Music Festival Tom Doughty, the accomplished lap steel acoustic guitarist and singer-songwriter, will perform in the Millennium Gallery between 2.00 and 4.00 pm. Admission to the… (read more)

A Celebration of William Shakespeare at Nantwich Museum

Othello oil on canvas

“A Celebration of William Shakespeare,” an exhibition by local artist John Harrison has opened in the Millennium Gallery at Nantwich Museum and runs until Saturday 3 June. The 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death in 2016 inspired several exhibitions in New York by John Harrison. This exhibition has been derived from these, together with additional material… (read more)

Easter Workshops

Easter Workshops

We will be having our Easter Workshops at Nantwich Museum on Wednesday 5th & Thursday 6th April 2017 There will be: Easter eggs Spring animals Easter cards Quizzes And more… Drop in between 11am and 3pm.  The coast is just £2 per child.  All children must be accompanied. Please can large groups book in advance?