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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: www.nantwichmuseum.org.uk/learning/things-to-do. 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 […]

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 […]

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 […]