Two men playing giant chess at a market.

Learn: Chess

Join us at Congleton Museum for an exciting workshop designed to introduce you to the captivating world of chess! Whether you’re a complete beginner or looking to enhance your skills, this workshop is perfect for all ages and skill levels.

Led by an experienced chess enthusiast and museum volunteer, this interactive session will guide you through the fundamental principles of the game. From understanding the unique moves of each chess piece to learning essential strategies and tactics, you’ll gain the knowledge and confidence needed to start playing and enjoying chess.

The workshop will take place in the welcoming and historical setting of Congleton Museum, where you’ll have the opportunity to explore fascinating exhibits while immersing yourself in the game’s intricacies. Engage in friendly matches with fellow participants, practice your new skills, and receive personalised guidance from our instructor.

Chess has been known to enhance critical thinking, concentration, and problem-solving abilities, making it an ideal activity for individuals of all ages. Whether you’re seeking a new hobby, a mental challenge, or a chance to meet like-minded individuals, this workshop promises an enjoyable and educational experience for everyone.

Don’t miss this opportunity to learn chess in a supportive and engaging environment. Reserve your spot at the Congleton Museum workshop today and embark on a journey of intellectual stimulation and strategic mastery!

Wednesday, 5th Jul 2023, 13:00, 1 hr 30 mins
Congleton Museum, Market Square, CW12 1ET
  • Wheelchair Accessible