Daventry Museum’s collection is rich with all manner of social history and pre-historic items. The collection is also one built around stories, that are evoked and shared through objects, oral histories, memories and photographs. Select a theme below and discover the collection for yourself, be inspired to discover more, share your stories and make a visit.
Explore the pre-history of Daventry town settlement, archaeology from Borough Hill, the town’s past and future
Work & play
Explore work and home life through the ages, sports clubs, games of the past, cinema, theatre and hobbies.
Explore key individuals through the ages who have shaped or represent the town’s different eras.