Welcome to Nantwich Museum

A warm welcome to Nantwich Museum, situated on Pillory Street, close to the centre of the historic market town of Nantwich in Cheshire. The building was once a Victorian library and stands on the site of the town’s former jail. We have a full programme of events including talks, school visits and changing exhibitions.

Admission is free.

The Great Fire of Nantwich
Cheese and Buttermaking
Nantwich Salt
Holly Holy Day in Nantwich
The Great Fire of Nantwich

Opening Hours

 Tuesday – Saturday 10.30am-4.30pm

We are welcoming school groups back to the Museum from September 2021. To ensure the safety of our visitors and that of the children, we are advising you of the dates that we will have school parties in. School parties will be arriving at the Museum from 10am and be leaving at 2.30pm.

The dates of these visits are: Tuesday 30th November (12pm-1pm), Wednesday 1 December, Tuesday 25 January, Wednesday 26th January, Thursday 27th January.

Please contact the Museum on 01270 627104 if you require further information prior to making your visit.