• Natural Cheshire gallery
    coming soon!
    The Natural History Gallery is currently closed
    as it is metamorphisising into a new gallery
    all about nature in Cheshire.
    The new gallery will open on 26 July.

  • This Summer
    Chester Castle Revealed

  • 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.


Summer 2017

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

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The Life of Brine

7 April - 2 July

Poems inspired by the Lion Salt Works site led by John Lindley, former Cheshire Poet Laureate and Manchester Cathedral Poet of the Year.

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Chester Castle Revealed

20 July – 3 September

There’s a chance to explore Chester Castle this summer, visitors will be able to enter free of charge, wander around the site and experience the views.

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All the World's a Stage

9 January – 30 June. Chester History and Heriage

From amateur dramatics to the much loved Royalty Theatre, from the Tatler newsreels to the evenings when we were all bewitched by the silver screens .
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Alistair Tucker: The Sublime Landscape

22 April – 16 July. Grosvenor Museum

Landscapes by Alistair Tucker the current Head of Art at The Queen’s School in Chester. Alistair’s work looks to explore such excellence, grandeur and beauty

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Stephen Clarke: End of the Season

18 March - 9 July 2017. Weaver Hall

Since the early 1980s the artist Stephen Clarke has photographed the seaside town of Rhyl in an attempt to reclaim imagery from his childhood holidays.
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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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