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All West Cheshire Museums are closed until further notice, following advice from Public Health England

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Careers Festival

West Cheshire Museums is taking part in Paving The Way - a Cheshire-wide virtual careers festival for young people - with advice on various routes into the museum and heritage sector.

Runs from Tuesday 19 - Friday 22 May.

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Cheshire Image Bank

The Image Bank is a collection of digital images of photographs, postcards, prints, slides and negatives, all related to Cheshire.

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Children’s activities

Here you will find some fun craft ideas to print out and make at home.

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Adults' crafts

Here you will find some fun crochet and crafts patterns to print out and make at home.

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Coming soon: national curriculum based films and worksheets about the Romans and Chester.


Sir John Brunner

This mini exhibition celebrates the life of Sir John Brunner, an entrepreneur, philanthropist and social reformer who improved the lives of people in Northwich, Cheshire.

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Culture from your home

Suggestions on what's available elsewhere online.

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