• Chester





Find our museums

Our sites are spread out across West Cheshire. View them on the map below, or find out more about our museums.


Dead Normal

27 October- 22 April

This exhibition explores the ways different cultures and communities have tried to make sense of the end of life, mourned their loved ones, and chosen to remember them.

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Memento Mori

17 October- 24 February

This exhibition presents watercolours, drawings, prints, photographs and sculpture showing how Cheshire has commemorated its dead from the Romans to the present day.

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Wartime Industry and
Working Women in Cheshire

9 November - 7 December

This exhibition explores Cheshire’s important contribution to the war effort, the stories of the valiant women who kept the county (and country) going during the conflicts.

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A Victorian Christmas

4-9 December

Come along to the Lion Salt Works and celebrate the start of the Christmas season with us, festive fun for all the family.

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Family Events

Join us making celtic jewellery, fish mobiles, watercolour forest and more.

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Adult Events

Talks, demonstrations, walks and more linked to our exhibitions programme and collections.

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Learning comes to life

There's a huge variety of workshops, trips and visits specially tailored for schools, on offer across all of West Cheshire Museums. Find out what your school can discover and learn.
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