Daventry Museum

> MUSEUM TEMPORARY CLOSURE <

Further to Government advice for everyone to take preventative measures to control the spread of Covid-19, Daventry Town Council has taken the decision to safeguard its volunteers, staff and members, with underlying health issues, to close the museum and Daventry Town Council offices.

THE MUSEUM PLANS TO RE-OPEN IN 2021 WHEN GOVERNMENT GUIDELINES PERMIT - DATE TBC.

Although our doors are currently closed we have our "We're Good To Go" Visit England certification making us safe for when we reopen.

Daventry Town Council and Museum staff are still working hard to ensure business is as usual, so should you need to contact us please:

Tel: 01327 301246

Email: museum@daventrytowncouncil.gov.uk

http://daventrymuseum.org.uk/


Daventry Museum is located on the ground floor of the Town Council Offices at 3 New Street, Daventry, NN11 4BT. The museum is operated by Daventry Town Council and supported by a team of volunteers.

Daventry museum is an accredited museum in the centre of Daventry, providing a friendly and welcoming space for people to share stories and learn about Daventry's rich past.

Permanent displays feature the town's ancient charters, weights and measures, mayoral regalia, as well as artefacts relating to the BBCs history on Borough Hill.

Alongside permanent displays, visitors will be able to see three temporary exhibitions throughout the year.

The museum is family friendly and children can interact with museum objects in the 'Explorer Corner' and do fun activities such as colouring in, object hunts and quizzes.

Admission: Free

> THE MUSEUM IS CURRENTLY CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE <

Regular Opening Hours: 9:30 – 13:30 Tuesday to Friday and the first Saturday of the month 10:00 - 16:00.

For the latest events being held at the museum please visit their What's on page here:

http://daventrymuseum.org.uk/whats-on/


Sophie Good

Development & Liaison Officer

Daventry Town Council

Telephone
01327 301246
Website
http://daventrymuseum.org.uk/

Last updated: Mon, 22 Feb 2021 11:47