Shop temporarily closed due to Covid19 Dating back to 1460, Staircase House is Stockport’s oldest town house. Lovingly restored following a devastating fire in 1995 it is one of Stockport’s 7 museums. The Grade II* listed house is furnished in different period styles from the 1600s to 1940 to illustrate that the house was occupied for over 500 years. It also boasts one of only […]
Shop temporarily closed due to Covid19 This award winning visitor attraction offers two floors of interactive exhibits. It takes you on a journey through the history of Stockport’s once thriving hatting industry. The museum is home to a recreated hat factory with some 20 Victorian-style machines. Plus a fantastic collection of over 400 hats from around the world. Hat Works offers […]
Newstead Abbey is a beautiful historic house set in a glorious landscape of gardens and parkland within the heart of Nottinghamshire. Founded as a monastic house in the late 12th century, Newstead was home to the poet Lord Byron between 1808–1814. Inside the Abbey there is much to explore including Victorian room settings, and the poets private apartments.
Portsmouth’s Museums celebrate the rich history of the Great Waterfront City. They include the Charles Dickens’ Birthplace, Southsea Castle, and Portsmouth Museum and Art gallery itself – showcasing some of the world’s largest collection pertaining to Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and his iconic detective, Sherlock Holmes. Go on a journey with notorious kings, renowned authors and some of the greatest […]
The Portico Library is a 212-year-old independent subscription library and exhibitions space in Manchester City Centre. Still housed in its original purpose-built venue on Mosley Street, it is now open free to the public six days a week for an eclectic calendar of exhibitions and events, complementing the unique collection of books, archives and illustrations spanning over 450 years. Previously a members’ […]
FREE DELIVERY WHEN YOU SPEND £40+ At present, we are keeping our online shop open during the Covid 19 crisis in order to continue to raise vital funds for the museum. However, delivery may take up to a fortnight as we limit the number of times we dispatch goods to customers. Thank you for your continued support and patience.
Shop temporarily closed due to Covid19 Bramall Hall is one of England’s most striking black and white timber framed buildings, a superb Tudor Manor House with Victorian extensions. The hall is set in 70 acres of beautiful parkland with lakes, woodland and gardens. This magnificent house has witnessed 7 centuries of colourful history from Medieval beginnings to the present day. […]