Knighton Museum

Small volunteer-run museum opened in August 2017 and designed specifically to be dementia-friendly and to attract dementia support groups as well as people interested in local history.

Venue Type:

Museum

Opening hours

10.00am to 4.00pm - Monday to Saturday
11.00.am to 4.00pm - Sundays
1st April to 31st October and at other times for groups

Admission charges

Free of charge

Getting there

Next to the Clock Tower

Additional info

Radar key available for local public loo
Parent/teacher pack being developed for ASD - 'companion pals' available to cwtch.
Dyslexia pack with overlays available on request

Collection details

Agriculture, Costume and Textiles, Fine Art, Photography, Science and Technology, Medicine, Natural Sciences, Social History, Toys and Hobbies, Archaeology

Key artists and exhibits

  • The 'Old Squirter' - C18 fire appliance - possibly oldest in UK
  • 1953 dementia-friendly kitchen & scullery
  • Weaving demonstrations daily

Getting there

Next to the Clock Tower

Knighton Museum
1 Broad Street
Knighton
Powys
LD7 1BL
Wales

Website

E-mail

galleryknighton.thg@gmail.com

Telephone

01547 529530

All information is drawn from or provided by the venues themselves and every effort is made to ensure it is correct. Please remember to double check opening hours with the venue concerned before making a special visit.
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