Congleton Museum
Touch-screens and talking heads help to tell the story of Congleton from prehistoric times, through the English Civil War and the heyday of the textile industry to the Second World War.

The museum offers access to research facilities, room hire, education days and guided history walks.


Volunteers Needed! Please follow this link for information about volunteer opportunities at the museum.

Bradshaw House

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Bradshaw House – could look like this!

Congleton Museum is working towards moving into new premises. See the Bradshaw House link on this site for further information.

Opening Times

  • Tuesday – Friday: 12.00pm – 4.30pm
  • Saturday: 10.00am –4.30pm
  • Sunday: 12.00pm – 4.30pm
  • Bank Holidays: Contact Museum

Last admission: 3.45 pm



Congleton Museum is now a free entry museum.  We rely on the generosity of visitors and members with their donations and small grants to keep the museum running.  It costs £1,000 a week to maintain and develop the museum.