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Manor House Museum
Sheep Street

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Visit Kettering's Heritage Quarter for a great family day out.

Explore Kettering's history at the Manor House Museum. Temporary exhibitions, regular activities and a "hands-on" approach to history make this a lively and vibrant place to visit.

Collections description. Includes social history, archaeological and geological material from the Borough of Kettering. Strong social history collections reflect the boot and shoe history of the town. Items not on display are kept in the museum's offsite store, and specific objects in storage can be viewed by prior arrangement.

Key artists and exhibits. Victorian costumes, 'Robinson car', Samian Ware, Roman Lead Font, Numismatics, Civil War armour, Anglo-Saxon Cremation Urns.


Months Open: Tuesday - Saturday, 10am - 4.45pm.
Gift Shop: Yes

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