Daventry calling! Come and explore the many riches on show. From a Victorian high street water pump to the impressive BBC transmitter panels, you may be surprised by what’s on your doorstep.
There’s a recreated old shop with lots of goodies from the past, and a specially crafted ‘curiosity cabinet’ full of wonderful objects for you to inspect. A perfect outing for the whole family.
Daventry Museum is located on the ground floor of the Town Council Offices at 3 New Street, Daventry, NN11 4BT
Check out our 360° virtual tour of the museum on Google: https://goo.gl/Q85f3F
Download our Museum Leaflet here: Daventry Leaflet
2018/2019/2020 opening schedule
December 2018/January 2019 – The museum will be closed the week commencing 17th December and will re-open on Saturday 12th January 2019 from 10am to 4pm with the new exhibition, Victorian Daventry – A Period of Change.
Please note the following Saturday open days during this exhibition are:
Saturday 12th January (second Saturday of the month)
Saturday 2nd February
Saturday 9th March (second Saturday of the month to coincide with British Science Week)
Saturday 6th April
April/May 2019 – The museum will be closed the week commencing 29th April and will re-open on Saturday 4th May from 10am to 4pm with an Archaeology exhibition.
September 2019 – The museum will be closed the week commencing 2nd September and will re-open on Saturday 7th September from 10am to 4pm with an exhibition Commemorating 80 Years since the start of World War Two.
December 2019/2020 – The museum will be closed the week commencing 16th December and will re-open on Saturday 11th January 2020 from 10am to 4pm. Exhibition TBC.
Opening times, parking, access details
1st Saturday of the month
All other times by arrangement
Call 01327 301246
Parking for the Museum is available at public car parks opposite on New Street and next to Tesco 100 metres away.
The Museum occupies a historic building which has three steps at the front. Wheelchair access and disabled parking is available at the back of the building via Church Walk.
Please ring the bell at, or knock on either door and we will be happy to help.