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Nantwich Museum

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Nantwich Museum
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Welcome to Nantwich Museum. The fascinating history of one of Cheshire's most attractive and historic towns is brought to life by Nantwich Museum, founded in January 1980. Located in Pillory Street, at the heart of the town, the museum has main...more
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Pillory Street, Nantwich CW5 5BQ, England
+44 1270 627104
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All reviews local history cheese making well worth a visit salt mining free admission interesting facts run by volunteers english civil war small size donation box cheese room little gem a number of occasions cheshire cheese lovely staff gift shop lovely town
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Reviewed today via mobile

Nantwich museum is a small but fun and informative museum with excellent exhibits and detailed information about Cheshire's and nantwichs history. The staff are very friendly and welcoming, and the tour is very enjoyable and interesting with friendly tourguides. I would recomend anyone who is...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Adam H
Reviewed today via mobile

Nantwich museum has Very friendly staff they have brilliant workshops for the family, children and teens.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Poppy M
Reviewed 20 November 2018 via mobile

Visited today and the lovely staff allowed me to use their excellent facilities to carry out some uni work. The exhibitions are great with good interactive interpretation. This place is a huge credit to Nantwich.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank FlossJohnson
Reviewed 9 October 2018

A Tardis and time capsule of the history of Nantwich. An abundance of information and historical articles on display. Definitely worth a visit or two or more.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Soulman450
Reviewed 9 October 2018

The Museum is in the former Public Library and you can wander round the museum and learn about the Great Fire, Civil War and salt making and also read about the various items that were made in Nantwich like shoes, clothing and clocks. You can...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank vivEngland
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Welsh Row is a historic street in Nantwich,The name stems from the time the Welsh visited the area to obtain salt. I saw the exhibition last week when I visited the museum for its monthly fundraising coffee morning. It was clear, well-designed and informative. The...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

This was a very interesting museum although small it gave you a understanding of the area in times past and today with the famous cheese .the staff helpful and answered any questions you might have ,it's free but there is a donation box which you...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank geraldine1312017
Reviewed 21 September 2018

Visited this excellent museum on a number of occasions. Never disappointed with the well maintained exhibits

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank David H
Reviewed 27 August 2018

If your a visitor to Nantwich you would be well advised to spend an hour or so at this local museum, whilst not big it’s full of local artefacts of life through the ages in the town. Particularly interesting are theEnglish civil war items..

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank cambo2910
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Happened upon this museum yesterday. Quite small from the outside but very informative about the history of Nantwich & the area. Very pleasant & helpful staff on hand to explain anything to you & point out some of the more unusual exhibits & how they...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sue L
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Michelle F
13 April 2017|
Response from Kate D | Property representative |
Hello Michelle, Apologies for the delay in getting back to you. Yes we are wheelchair accessible. Next to the main entrance is a side gate for wheelchair access. Just ring the bell on the wall and you will be let in. Many... More