Chesterfield Museum

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Chesterfield Museum: Chesterfield museum tells the story of the town, from its origin as a Roman fort to the present day and stands on St Mary's Gate in the shadow of the famous 'Crooked Spire' of St Mary and All Saints. The museums most famous exhibit is a medieval builders windlass used for the construction of Chesterfield Parish Church in the 14th century and stands around 20ft high and dominates the entrance to the galleries. Other exhibits recall the past industrial activities of the town, including coa -mining and engineering. The museum also has an extensive collection of locally made stoneware pottery known as Bramptonware.

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The museum is a short walk from the railway station and town car parks.

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Nearest railway station is Chesterfield.

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Opening times:
MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday
10:00 - 16:0010:00 - 16:00-10:00 - 16:0010:00 - 16:0010:00 - 16:00-

Prices:
Free

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Address: Chesterfield Museum, St Mary's Gate, Chesterfield, Derbyshire. S41 7TD, UK.
Phone: +44 1246 345727

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