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West Park Museum

Prestbury Road
Macclesfield
Cheshire
SK10 3BJ

Free Disabled access
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(01625) 613210 silkmuseum (at) tiscali (dot) co (dot) uk

Visit this informative, purpose-built museum and explore the land of ancient Egyptians. Travel down the Nile with the Victorian explorer Marianne Brocklehurst, daughter of John Brocklehurst, a Macclesfield mill owner, and see the treasures she collected from her explorations in the 19th century.

Alongside this renowned collection is also a local history display, which includes a selection of works by local artist Charles Tunnicliffe.

The Museum has a small shop stocking a selection of Egyptian items, Tunnicliffe items and information booklets about the Egyptian collection.

Location Details: The museum is located in the park.

Facilities: Fully accessible to wheelchairs. There are no public toilets on site or cafe.

Opening Times: Summer (March - November) Tuesday - Sunday 1.30pm-4.30pm /
Winter (November -March) Wednesday - Sunday 1pm-4pm

Costs: Free Admission

Photo Credits: © Copyright West Park Museum.

For further information please visit: www.silkmacclesfield.org.uk

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