Unfortunately, Charnwood Museum will be closed on Saturday 25th September due to a shortage of staff.

We are sorry for any inconvenience caused and will be back open on Sunday 26th September at 1pm.

Visiting Charnwood Museum?

Visiting Charnwood Museum?

Unfortunately, Charnwood Museum will be closed on Saturday 25th September due to a shortage of staff. We are sorry for any inconvenience caused and will be back open on Sunday 26th September at 1pm.

Charnwood Museum's current opening hours are:

Tuesday - Saturday - 10am-4pm
Sundays - 1pm-4pm

Closed Mondays and Bank Holidays.

Museum Exhibition
Museum Exhibition
Museum Exhibition
Museum Exhibition

About Us

Situated in the former Victorian swimming baths, Charnwood Museum showcases the rich heritage of the local area.
Featuring a wide range of exhibits reflecting the history, geology, archaeology and industries of Charnwood and the surrounding area, permanent displays include 'Coming to Charnwood', 'The Natural World of Charnwood', 'Living off the Land' and 'Earning a Living'.

Permanent Displays

Permanent Displays

Find out more about the collections on display in our permanent galleries

Charnwood Gallery

Charnwood Gallery

Our main changing exhibition gallery hosts a variety of different displays over the year