Behind the Scenes at the Museum

Come and be the first to see how the new museum is shaping up and be part of creating this handmade site.

On Saturdays throughout July and August £10 per group. Covid safe visits are limited to groups of 6 or less. Please use our booking tool to choose your entry time.

Restoring the back to back cottage
Restoring the back to back cottage


Explore spaces that no one usually sees to find out what it takes to bring back historic interiors. Enjoy the artwork that artists have been inspired to create for the museum. Make your own souvenir on an antique machine or help create the cottage interiors by placing a historic object in its new home.


Knitting a souvenir