• Chester
    HISTORY & HERITAGE

  • GROSVENOR MUSEUM

  • WEAVER HALL

  • STRETTON WATERMILL

  • LION SALT WORKS

Find our museums

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

 

Young Artists in Tuscany

10 December- 19 January


Upon their return from Italy the students have produced work in a variety of media for this exhibition at the museum.

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Treasure

5 October – 22 March


The museum’s collections are full of ‘treasures’, but why do we value certain things and want to keep them, hoard them, show them off and hand them down? This exhibition explores the nature of treasure and our relationships with it, showcasing some of the most cherished, rare and valuable artefacts from Cheshire’s past.

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The Intrigue of Cheese: Cheshire Salt and the Dairy Industry

12October – 16 February


Voluntary Researcher, Tom Holmes, has drawn on a range of primary and secondary sources to pull together this fascinating exhibition, which will surprise and amuse with quirky tales, the history, trade, traditions and influence of Cheshire cheese.

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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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