Calverton Folk Museum

A museum housing period furniture and clothing, fossils, a framework knitting machine, Victorian Kitchen, living room and bedroom and displays on the history of framework knitting, invented by William Lee of Calverton. There are also tapestry pictures of village buildings.

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Opening hours

The museum is open on the last Sunday of every month April to September from 2:00pm to 4:00pm.
Alternate times can be arranged for no extra charge by emailing

For visits of groups of up to 20 people please pre-book.

Admission charges

£1.50 for Adults (senior citizens, the jobless and the disabled) 50p for Children
(16 years and under).

Collection details

Costume and Textiles, Industry, Social History

Calverton Folk Museum
Main Street
NG14 6FG



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