It focuses on the people who have lived and worked here from prehistoric times up to the mid-20th century. The museum collection is displayed through the themes below.
Unsupported school visits
Entry charge of £2 per pupil. Free entry for teachers and support workers.
Free entry for all pupils in the ML12 postcode.
Supported school visits
These may include guided tours, handling sessions and activities tailored to specific topics. Please enquire by phone or email.
Please enquire by phone or email.
Please do not hesitate to contact us to discuss any of the above and tailor a package to suit your needs.
The museum has resources available for loan to schools and community groups. Our themed handling kits include:
Early 20th century
Please enquire by phone or email for our charges and to check availability.