Daventry Museum goes back in time to the Victorian era

Period painting of Victorian people

Daventry Museum launches its 2019 exhibition schedule with a brand new display, Victorian Daventry – A Period of Change which opens on Saturday 12th January from 10am to 4pm.
The exhibition covers much of Queen Victoria’s reign which saw the implementation of several Parliamentary Acts which reformed society and paved the way for modern Daventry. 

Exhibits portray what it would have been like to live during the Victorian era, covering aspects of schooling, child labour and rural living. Not forgetting the new and fascinating advancements in technology being discovered during this period.

The exhibition runs from Saturday 12th January to Friday 26th April.

Museum Opening Times: Tuesday to Friday from 9.30am to 1.30pm and the following Saturdays from 10am to 4pm: 12th January, 2nd February, 9th March, and 6th April.

To find out more about the museum’s exhibitions and events then please get in touch by contacting 01327 301246 or emailing [email protected] or by visiting the museum at 3 New Street, Daventry, NN11 4BT.

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