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Historical Nantwich Online

More Online Talks for Autumn

Nantwich Museum has announced a series of online talks for the Autumn Historical Nantwich Online. Wednesday 18 November, 2020 A Celebration of Salt, the story of Nantwich Brine by Graham Dodd. For more than 2000 years Nantwich has benefited from brine springs associated with the River Weaver to produce high […]

Nantwich Museum Main Gallery

Nantwich Museum’s Exciting Future

After 40 years of serving the community by recording the rich history of the town and its locality, Nantwich Museum is laying ambitious plans to update its Main Gallery. The Cheese and Dairy Room was updated in 2017 and the Cheshire Civil War Centre Gallery opened in 2019. The four […]

116 Nantwich Benchmarks

Things to do

The Museum is now providing family friendly activities through the “Resources” section of its website: Events that have shaped the town includes the downloadable comics: The Battle of Nantwich 1644 and The Great Fire of Nantwich. There are Four Trails:. The Nantwich Town Trail guides participants around some of […]

Nantwich Digital Museum Themes

Nantwich Museum Goes Digital

Nantwich Museum staff and volunteers are saddened at closing the Museum to visitors temporarily, due to the Covid-19 pandemic. As well as the Museum no longer being open, all events, involving volunteers as well as the public, have been cancelled for the foreseeable future. In order to continue its engagement […]


We remain vigilant to the information being provided by Public Health England regading Cornoavirus (COVID-19). In light of the current government advice in relation to the Coronavirus, we have taken the difficult decision to close the Museum until further notice. This is in the interests of public health and the […]

Guests at the 40th Anniversary Reception

Mayor reflects on “Little Gem”.

Mayor of Nantwich, Cllr. Arthur Moran, reflected on the “little gem” which is Nantwich Museum at a reception for stakeholders and other guests celebrating the 40th anniversary of the Museum. Nick Dyer, Chair of the Museum Board of Trustees welcomed guests and observed how far the organisation had come in […]

Auriculas by Sue Jones

Personal Voices Textile Exhibition opens

Personal Voices, an exhibition by the Breakaway Textile Group celebrating creative textile work, was due to open now at Nantwich Museum and run until Saturday 9 May 2020. Each of the twelve members of the group has produced work which showcases their own personal styles and inspiration to produce an […]

Pancake Day at Nantwich Museum

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 […]