We’re heading for National Accreditation!

We’re aiming for National Accreditation with both the Arts Council Accreditation Scheme. Sorting out the paperwork is a complicated process for amateurs like ourselves but with help from West Midlands Museum Development Team we are making our way on the nursery...

Marton Museum inspires young authors

Children from Knightlow School have published a book of short stories and poems inspired by local heritage, including many curious objects from Marton Museum of Country Bygones. Working together as authors and illustrators, pupils aged between 4 and 11 made the...

Marton Museum now open to visitors for summer 2016

Marton Museum of Country Bygones is now open for the summer, every Sunday afternoon until 13 September from 2.00pm until 4.00pm. Admission is free but all donations gratefully received. We look forward to seeing...

Heritage Open Day at Marton Museum 10 & 11 September 2016

Marton Museum will once again be participating in the Heritage Open Days event which falls this year on the weekend of 12th and 13th September. This has been an enormously successful event for us in previous years, attracting a huge number of visitors from across the...

Marton Museum represented in ground-breaking exhibitions

Many of you will remember seeing Faye’s wonderful exhibition “Children Then And Now: Marton Museum Reinterpreted by Artist Faye Claridge” which took place as part of The Marton Rural Traditions Festival held in tandem with the The Heritage Open Days event at Marton...