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Warrington Museum & Art Gallery

Warrington Library Museum Street | Cultural Quarter, Warrington WA1 1JB, England
+44 1925 442399
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Art & local History

Located close to both railway stations & town centre this fine building houses an excellent... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Alan G
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Warrington, United Kingdom
Fascination with History

I have visited this small museum many times over the years; alone, with my wife, with my children... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Dave K
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Warrington, United Kingdom
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Located above Warrington Central Library, Warrington Museum is one of the oldest municipal museums in the country. Much of the quintessential character of the building has been preserved and its original glass cabinets are crammed with treasures from all over the world. Work from acclaimed artists is also on display in the art gallery, and there is a lively program of events, activities and temporary exhibitions. Admission is free!
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:30
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Warrington Library Museum Street | Cultural Quarter, Warrington WA1 1JB, England
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+44 1925 442399
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Located close to both railway stations & town centre this fine building houses an excellent library with reference section plus 3 floors of museum & art galleries .In one gallery there are changing exhibitions often featuring local artists ( this one forms a balcony circling...More

Thank Alan G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have visited this small museum many times over the years; alone, with my wife, with my children and now with my grandchildren. Every visit has revealed something new and also demonstrated that any age group can have an exciting and informative time here. This...More

Thank Dave K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to go on a rainy day and looking for something FREE to do. Learn about great history and see Great art work.

Thank beccamary2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I took my 3 year old granddaughter to the Museum in the summer holidays as I had seen they do craft with the kids throughout summer which is free. When we went in we were greeted by a young man who gave us a map...More

Thank lynne m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Two grandparents and 10 year old granddaughter had a great afternoon here. Lots to see with many 'touchy-feely' things to keep young ones amused. Well worth a visit.

Thank Jacksons22
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We come to the museum every time we are in Warrington. no matter how many time's I've been here i always find something new to see

Thank tunnicliffe16
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great way to explore history of Warrington go and see the Egyptian mummy of a boy of 14. Has an activity area try on the roman gear. Start at top work down. Has a lift. And a cafe. Also activity days too.

Thank Sharon H
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Had a good time here with my wife and son. Toy museum was of interest as were the mummies. Quite good educational value for the kids also.

1  Thank Craig G
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

I haven't been here for a while... came with my daughter and had a fantastic day! Would definitely recommend!

1  Thank Andyw1956
Reviewed 28 May 2017

My friend & I came yesterday we parked nearby without any problem(pay & display) then before going in had a look at the Queens Park gardens nearby were there is a statue and Victorian iron canopy which once covered a drinking fountain(I've not managed to...More

Thank SuefromCheshire
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Localartist2015
9 July 2017|
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Response from Roger J | Property representative |
Opening times are Weekdays 10am-4:30pm, Saturday 10am-4pm. Closed Sundays and Bank holidays For what's on, please see our website
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Localartist2015
9 July 2017|
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Response from Roger J | Property representative |
Opening times are Weekdays 10am-4:30pm, Saturday 10am-4pm. Closed Sundays and Bank holidays
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