Museums & Galleries
GLOUCESTER CITY MUSEUM
Brunswick Road, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL1 1HP
Open to the public after recent refurbishments, Gloucester City Museum offers a choice of exhibitions with interactive experiences exploring the unique history Gloucestershire and the Cotswolds region. Part of the development is the all new Caf...
Boothtown Road, Halifax, West Yorkshire, HX3 6HG
Mansion house of a 19th Century mill owner, now housing a fine museum of costume, textiles, fine art and contemporary craft displays. The museum also includes the Duke of Wellingtons Regimental Gallery. Tea/Coffee facilities and free
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 textile...
LILLIPUT MUSEUM OF ANTIQUE DOLLS & TOYS
High Street, Brading, Isle of Wight, PO36 0DJ
This cottage museum contains one of the finest and most comprehensive Private Collections of old and antique dolls and toys in Great Britain. With over 2000 exhibits on display dating circa 2000BC to 1950AD. The collection has been widely exhibite...
THE OLD GAOL MUSEUM
Market Hill, Buckingham, Bucks, MK18 1JX
The Old Gaol is the landmark building in Buckingham town centre. Restored extensively by the Buckingham Heritage Trust, it contains a fascinating Museum reflecting the building's history through an audio visual display, aspects of Buckingham's pas...
CLEVELAND IRONSTONE MINING EXPERIENCE
Deepdale, Skinningrove, Cleveland, TS13 4AP
This nationally important museum offers visitors an exciting and authentic underground experience with a guided tour that lasts approximately 80 minutes. Descend into the unknown underground world of an original mine tunnel. Hear how ironstone ...
GLENESK FOLK MUSEUM
The Retreat, Tarfside, Glenesk, Angus, DD9 7YT
A community owned and charitable company. Showing a collection of local exhibits portraying a way of life, though gone not forgotten, plus tearoom and gift shop. Genealogical archives, community room and business and conference offices.
Museums & Galleries
Union Hall Place, Derry, BT48 6LU
Displaying two permanent exhibitions: the "Story of Derry" a multi-media exhibition detailing the city's history and "La Trinidad Valencera - Armada in Ireland containing artefacts salvaged from an Armada shipwreck off the Donegal coast. Open: Tue...
Castles & Museums
STAFFORD CASTLE & VISITORS CENTRE
Newport Road, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST16 1DJ
Built by William the Conqueror to subdue rebellious local people, Stafford Castle has dominated the Stafford landscape for over 900 years. Visitors today will find a more peaceful setting - you can follow the castle trail, exploring the castle rui...
14 Bailiffgate, Alnwick, Northumberland, NE66 1LX
The Bailiffgate Museum presents for the first time the history of Alnwick & District. Attractively located in the former St. Mary's Church, dating from 1836, the Museum can be found close to Alnwick Castle. The people and places of North Northumbe...