Daventry Town Council Museum

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The exhibition has some interesting displays of past Daventry artefacts including the old Borough Charter and a model of the railway station. Many displays are changed on a regular basis.

At the present time the exhibition contains many interesting items of Daventry´s history donated or loaned or donated by local people of the town.

There are some interesting photographs and other media.

The Town Council is trying to collect and preserve as much information about the town as possible and is always willing to receive items.

A photo library is also available with old photographs digitised and copied for future reference and there are some exhibitions of these photographs for public display.

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Opening hours

The Daventry Town Centre Museum is open Tuesday to Friday from 9.30am to 1.30pm and on the first Saturday of every month from 10am until 4pm.

Admission charges

Entrance to the Museum is free, donations are welcome.

Additional info

Disabled access is available via an entrance to the rear of the building.

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.
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Canterville Ghost - Museums At Night

  • 26 October 2017 5-6pm

Be prepared for chills and chuckles with this original stage adaptation of Oscar Wilde's classic tale! Spooky goings-on and eerie incidents are terrifying the new inhabitants of Canterville Chase. Will the ghost of Sir Simon drive them away, or can the mischievous spirit finally be laid to rest?

Including plenty of character changes and audience interaction, this charming one-man show skilfully invites the audience to participate directly in the dramatic story telling! The Canterville Ghost is specially written for young audiences.

Suitable for

  • 5-6
  • 7-10
  • 11-13
  • 14-15
  • 16-17
  • 18+


No admission charge however please reserve your free tickets by calling 01327 301246 or emailing museum@daventrytowncouncil.gov.uk

Daventry Town Council Museum
Town Council Offices
3 New Street
NN11 4BT






Council switchboard

01327 301246

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