Daventry Museum aims:

  • To provide a friendly welcoming museum, with regularly changing exhibitions and wide ranging engagement with visitors and users.
  • To communicate a sense of the town and its identity and the contrast between the past and present.
  • To develop and deepen visitor and user understanding of the history of Daventry and of contemporary issues in the town.
  • To engage in a dialogue with audiences, enabling visitors to record their feelings and memories in the museum.
  • To work with local communities to further develop the museums collections, including contemporary collecting.
  • To develop our visitors to include families, young people, schools and specialist interest groups.
  • To provide a range of opportunities for volunteers to become involved in the running of the museum.
  • To enable the Town Council building to develop as a cultural Hub for the Town

Mission