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Halloween events

Get into the spirit with our spooktacular family activities – some with a climate change twist.

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Get ready for our 14th Open Art exhibition!

Artists from across the country are invited to apply for a chance to display their work at our popular exhibition, which has built up a reputation for presenting the best in contemporary art.

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Curated Closet
at the Grosvenor Museum

Clothes are a reflection of the times we live in. Curated Closet at the Grosvenor Museum in Chester, and the Lion Salt Works in Northwich, explore this link with a fabulous selection of clothes.

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Nature and Climate Change

Nature is significantly affected by climate change. It's also one of our greatest allies in facing the challenges of climate change.

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Cheshire Image Bank

The Image Bank is a collection of digital images of photographs, postcards, prints, slides and negatives, all related to Cheshire.

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Children’s activities

Here you will find some fun craft ideas to print out and make at home.

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Adults' crafts

Here you will find some fun crochet and crafts patterns to print out and make at home.

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Working Women in Cheshire

Wartime and industry, 1914-1950.

Women’s work changed dramatically during the first half of the twentieth century. This exhibition highlights the essential role women played in keeping the county (and country) going during the first and second World Wars.

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National curriculum based films and worksheets about the Romans in Chester.

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Culture from your home

Suggestions on what's available elsewhere online.

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