Congleton Museum

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A local histiory museum for Congleton and the surrounding area, with an education room and archive room

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Opening hours

Tuesday - Friday 12 - 4.30
Saturday 10 - 4.30
Sunday 12 - 4.30

Closed: Monday

Admission charges

Adult: £2
Child/Senior Citizen: £1
Family: £5
Membership (including free admission): £10 a year

Displays featuring four main areas of the town's history:
prehistoric times, including a log boat found at Astbury;
the English Civil War, featuring John Bradshaw, who signed the death warrant of Charles I;
the heyday of the textile industry;
the Second World War

Collection details

Archaeology, Coins and Medals, Industry, Social History, Weapons and War

Key artists and exhibits

  • Also on display are coin hoards found in Moody Street and Priesty fields, civic treasures, Lord Congleton's robes and the town stocks!

Congleton Museum
Market Square
CW12 1BT




01260 276360

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