Daventry Museum


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 until further notice.

Although the doors are closed, Daventry Town Council staff are still working hard to ensure business is as usual, so should you need to contact us please:

Tel: 01327 301246

Email: customerservices@daventrytowncouncil.gov.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 < Usual Opening Hours: 9:30 – 13:30 Tuesday to Friday and the first Saturday of the month 10:00 - 16:00.

Carrie Gardner-Pett

Carrie - Development & Liaison Officer (Maternity Cover)

Daventry Museum

01327 301246