Hinckley & District Museum
Framework Knitters Cottages
Lower Bond Street
Local history museum housed in a row of half-timbered thatched cottages dating from the seventeenth century.
The museum has been open to the public since 1995.
Easter Monday to the end of October:
Sat & Bank Holiday Mon 1000-1600
Also Mon in August (which are not Bank Holidays) 1100-1500
Last admission 30 minutes before closing.
Open at any time for groups by appointment (Easter - October).
Free to Friends of the Museum.
Minimum charge for group visit (by appointment) £10.
Special event days may be different charges.
- Museums Association
Local and social history of Hinckley and district, including the hosiery and boot and shoe industries.
Archaeology, Industry, Weapons and War
Key artists and exhibits
- Framework knitter`s cottage tableau with a stocking frame of c.1740.