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Nantwich Camera Club exhibition opens at museum

Nantwich Camera Club exhibition opens at museum

A Nantwich Camera Club exhibition has opened at Nantwich Museum on Pillory Street.

The club’s 2016 Photographic Exhibition has opened in the Millennium Gallery and will run until Saturday January 21.

December 3, 2016
Nantwich Museum to stage craft group Christmas fayres

Nantwich Museum to stage craft group Christmas fayres

Nantwich Museum is to stage two Christmas Fayres featuring goods made by the museum’s Craft Group.

The fayres will take place on November 19 and 26, between 10.30am and 3pm.

November 15, 2016
Museum launches Hadyn Jones Images of Nantwich exhibition

Museum launches Hadyn Jones Images of Nantwich exhibition

An exhibition of work by leading Cheshire artist John Haydn Jones has gone on display at Nantwich Museum.

The “Haydn Jones Images of Nantwich” features a wide variety of local scenes from the artist who died in 1997.

November 2, 2016
Nantwich Museum stages half-term workshops

Nantwich Museum stages half-term workshops

Nantwich Museum is to stage half-term workshops for the town’s youngsters next week.

Children’s workshops at the Pillory Street venue will be inspired by the “Haydn Jones Images of Nantwich” exhibition.

October 26, 2016
Ten Plus @ Nantwich exhibition opens at museum

Ten Plus @ Nantwich exhibition opens at museum

The ‘Ten Plus @ Nantwich’ exhibition has opened at Nantwich Museum on Pillory Street.

It is an exhibition of contemporary textile art by northern-based textile art collective Ten Plus Textiles.

September 25, 2016
Rare 360-year-old journal on display at Nantwich Museum

Rare 360-year-old journal on display at Nantwich Museum

Visitors to Nantwich Museum can see a rare 360-year-old journal of events in the town during the English Civil War.

The author was Thomas Malbon, a lawyer and sometime Registrar and Churchwarden, who lived in Welsh Row.

August 12, 2016
Nantwich Museum hosts summer fun workshops

Nantwich Museum hosts summer fun workshops

Summer fun is the aim of the forthcoming children’s workshops at Nantwich Museum.

Crafts and activities include weaving, windmills, the seaside, quizzes, really slimy sea creatures and much more.

August 8, 2016
Nantwich Besieged exhibition proves hit for town visitors

Nantwich Besieged exhibition proves hit for town visitors

The new “Nantwich Besieged” exhibition at Nantwich Museum is proving a popular attraction for visitors.

The exhibition recalls the impact of the English Civil War in the locality.

August 2, 2016
New local history booklets on display at Nantwich Museum

New local history booklets on display at Nantwich Museum

A range of booklets detailing local Nantwich history has been extended and is on display at the town’s museum.

Four new titles have been added to the collection.

July 21, 2016
Nantwich Museum lighting project funded by grants

Nantwich Museum lighting project funded by grants

Nantwich Museum has shed new light in its amazing displays – thanks to a newly installed lighting system!

LED lights are now enhancing the display of artefacts and exhibitions to improve visitor experience.

July 16, 2016
Nantwich Museum displays gift painting from US artist

Nantwich Museum displays gift painting from US artist

“Nantwich (I Flew The Nest)” is a new addition to the art collection at Nantwich Museum – thanks to US-based artist.

It is a multi-layered work by artist Jon Measures, who grew up in Nantwich but is now based in Los Angeles.

June 22, 2016
Nantwich Museum to stage afternoon tea event in Acton

Nantwich Museum to stage afternoon tea event in Acton

Nantwich Museum is to stage an English country garden afternoon tea event to help raise funds.

Long-time supporters of the museum Mr and Mrs G Emerton are hosting the party at their home Glebe House, on Monks Lane in Acton on Sunday June 26.

June 12, 2016
Young artists and scribes honoured at Nantwich Museum

Young artists and scribes honoured at Nantwich Museum

Young Nantwich artists and scribes were honoured at the town’s museum as winners of an art and handwriting competition.

A record 860 entries from nine local primary schools were received by organisers, Rotary Club of Nantwich.

May 21, 2016