Stockport Story Museum

Stockport Story Museum
30/31 Market Place
Greater Manchester




0161 480 1924

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Part of the wooden Noah's Ark collection at Stockport Storly Museum

Experience 10,000 years of Stockport's history, as you travel through time from prehistoric Stockport to present day. Discover the fantastic finds from Mellor, life in medieval Stockport, the thriving textile industry of the Victorian era, the impact of WWII, concluding with an insight into modern day Stockport. The museum is family friendly with interactives and activities for all ages.

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Opening hours

Tuesday to Saturday 10am - 5pm
Sunday 11am - 5pm

Admission charges

Some special events and activities are charged for. Please call ahead for details.

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Keep the Home Fires burning

  • 11 November — 23 December 2014 *on now

An exhibition exploring the impact of World War 1 on Stockport and the remarkable stories of courage, bravery and sacrifice.

Every family in Stockport was touched by the war in some way. Diaries, letters and personal objects, collected specially for this exhibition and displayed for the first time, reveal remarkable stories of courage, bravery and sacrifice.