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More than a Shop - Browns of Chester
Until 1 September

Local creatives have responded to the archive collection and people’s memories of Browns of Chester to capture what the long-running department store meant to its community.


Retracing Footsteps – The Changing Landscape of Yr Wyddfa / Snowdon
Until 15 September

Explore Wales’s most iconic mountain through photography, prints and drawings, alongside extracts from 19th century Snowdon summit hotels’ visitor books.


Sporting Life
Until 20 October

To celebrate a summer of sport, our small costume exhibition explores clothing from our collections specifically designed for sport.


The Romance of Ruins - the Etchings of George Cuitt
Opens 20 July

Discover the picturesque etchings of Chester's greatest Regency artist. This exhibition draws extensively from the Grosvenor Museum's art collection.


Louise Rayner: Victorian Watercolour
Opens 21 September

The much-loved watercolours of Louise Rayner (1832-1924) present a uniquely charming vision of Victorian Chester.


Art School 2024
Every month, check for dates

Join local artist and heritage worker India Hackett for a fun and informal evening of creativity.


Object of the Month

Find out more about the hidden stories in our collections with an in-depth talk from one of our Curators.


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Cheshire Image Bank

This online resource is a collection of digital images of photographs, postcards, prints, slides and negatives, all related to Cheshire.


Working Women in Cheshire: Wartime and industry, 1914-1950.

An online exhibition highlighting the essential role women played during both World Wars.