Museums in England
Museums & Galleries
MUSEUM OF CANNOCK CHASE
Valley Road, Hednesford, Cannock, Staffordshire, WS12 1TD
This museum illustrates the rich social and industrial heritage of the area, from medieval hunting forest to coal field community, reflecting the social and domestic life of times past. The new Toys Gallery has a collection of toys from the Victor...
YORK CASTLE MUSEUM
The Eye of York, York, YO1 9RY
York Castle Museum is world-famous for its fascinating exhibits that bring memories to life. Walk through Victorian streets and shops of old York, experience the everyday life of the past 300 years and venture into Dick Turpin's cell.
Tourist Attractions,Museum & Gardens,Stately Homes
BURTON CONSTABLE HALL
Skirlaugh, Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU11 4LN
‘Burton Constable has been home to the Constable family for over 700 years and is one of the most fascinating English country houses to survive with its historic collections. The Elizabethan mansion is now a museum with over 30 rooms crammed with ...
Brooklands Drive, Weybridge, Surrey, KT13 0SL
Come to Brooklands Museum on the site of the World’s first purpose-built motor racing circuit and see vintage cars, aircraft, motorcycles and bicycles, with the London Bus Museum also on site. Take a supersonic virtual ‘flight’ on board Concorde –...
THE BATE COLLECTION OF MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS
Faculty of Music, St Aldate's, Oxford, OX1 1DB
A rich and fascinating display of some eighteen hundred historical woodwind, brass and percussion instruments; over a dozen early keyboards including 'Handel's harpsichord'; and a unique bow maker's workshop and bows. Workshops and concerts throug...
Museums & Galleries
BUCKINGHAMSHIRE COUNTY MUSEUM
Church Street, Aylesbury, Bucks, HP20 2QP
Buckinghamshire County Museum has something of interest to every visitor. Housed in old and new buildings, a museum of great diversity and attraction. There are lots to touch, see and do. A Touch of Bucks tells the diverse natural and cultural her...
SILK MUSEUMS IN MACCLESFIELD
Park Lane, Macclesfield, Cheshire, SK11 6TJ
The Silk Museums in Macclesfield tell the definitive story of silk. Compelling exhibits on three sites show a working Victorian Silk Mill, costume and silk manufacturing displays. Demonstrations of jacquard handloom weaving, exhibitions of tex...