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Nantwich Museum

From Nantwich to Oxygen

This exciting new temporary exhibition will run in the Museum’s Millennium Gallery from Wednesday 14 August to Saturday 26 October 2019. Developed with support from the Royal Society of Chemistry, the exhibition focuses on the life of Joseph Priestley – famous scientist, theologian and teacher who lived and worked in Nantwich […]

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A Study of Nantwich

A Study of Nantwich, an exhibition by local artist Christian Turner has opened in Your Space, (upstairs) at Nantwich Museum to run until Saturday 27 July 2019. Christian was born in Reading, and moved to Cheshire in 2006, at the age of thirteen. Having been diagnosed with autism from an […]

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Local History Courses

We now have two local history courses taking place in the autumn. The Civil Wars in Cheshire re-runs last year’s successful course, begins at 7.00 pm Wednesday 16 October 2019, and ending Wednesday 13 November 2019. Aspects of the History of Nantwich is a new course beginning at 2.00pm on […]

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Treasures from the Museum

Treasures from the Museum Collection, an exhibition in the Millennium Gallery at Nantwich Museum has opened and will run until Saturday 26 October 2019. It provides an opportunity to view rarely seen images and maps of Nantwich and St Mary’s Church drawn from the Museum collection. These include an architects […]

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Summer Workshops

An eighteenth century school is the theme for workshops for children, which will take place at Nantwich Museum on Wednesday 21 and Thursday 22 August 2019. A wide range of activities include making mortar boards, dunces’ caps, peg dolls and rag rugs as well as writing with quills and on […]

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Exhibition Opens

Treasures from the Museum Collection, an exhibition in the Millennium Gallery at Nantwich Museum has opened and will run until Saturday 26 October 2019. It provides an opportunity to view rarely seen images and maps of Nantwich and St Mary’s Church drawn from the Museum collection. These include an architects […]

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Book Launch

By popular demand Lost Houses in Nantwich, a book by local authors Andrew Lamberton and the late Robin Gray, is set to return in the autumn. Originally published in 2005, the book has become a local classic, a “must have” for all those interested in local history and the houses […]

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Great British Railways – Nantwich

On Wednesday 25 September 2019, at 6:30 p.m. on BBC Two, there’s a second chance to see the visit to Nantwich of the Great British Railways TV series: https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b09p35h9 In the programme, Michael Portillo speaks to Nantwich Museum Volunteer Bill Pearson about the Brine Baths Hotel and Nantwich salt. He […]