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Get hands on with Museum objects every third Saturday of the month! Join one of our Museum Access Assistants as they spotlight items from the Museum's collections.

  • all handling sessions are free
  • no booking is required
  • drop in between 11.00am and 4.00pm


From Toasters to Transistor Radios

Saturday, 18 April

Get hands on with gadgets that were intended to make domestic life more convenient, fashionable or simply fun!


Victory in Europe

Saturday, 16 May

In commemoration of the 70th anniversary of the end of the Second World War in Europe, explore a selection of wartime artefacts and discover the Borough's contribution and sacrifice during this period in history.


Around the World in Eight Objects

Saturday, 20 June

Some of the Museum's collections have travelled from distant places. Get hands on with a few of them whilst you make your way around the globe.


Can You Dig It?

Saturday, 18 July

We're celebrating the 2015 Festival of Archaeology! Have a dig in our sand trays and see what treasures you can discover.


Going to the Chapel

Saturday, 15 August

To tie in with our Cosprop exhibition of wedding costumes, discover clothing, accessories and traditions associated with getting married.


Interested in finding out more about our collections? Why not visit our COLLECTIONS pages for more information!


Museum And Tearoom Opening Times:

Mondays: Closed except Bank Holidays

Tuesday - Saturday: 10:30am - 4:30pm

Sundays: 2:00pm - 4:30pm

Admission is Free.

Museum and Art Gallery

Address: Riversley Park, Coton Road, Nuneaton, CV11 5TU

Tel: 024 7635 0720

Email: museum@nuneato


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