In line with Government guidelines as of Thursday 5th November, Kirkleatham Museum will be closed but the grounds, play area and public toilets will remain open.
Whilst you may not be able to visit us at Kirkleatham Museum, we have worked with local artists to create our first online exhibition ‘Living Through Lockdown’ which captures the stillness that came from lockdown and the rediscovery of the importance of nature again.
You can launch the exhibition here.
The museum has also created a programme of virtual events, craft videos, and activities suitable for all ages inspired by things you would find at the Museum to be enjoyed in the comfort of your own home.
Kirkleatham Museum is the local heritage museum for the borough of Redcar and Cleveland. It is home to a treasure trove of artefacts and exhibitions; all housed in a magnificent 1709 Queen Anne building that began life as Free School for Boys.
The museum features a wide range of exhibitions and displays covering local industrial, maritime and social history. Kirkleatham Museum also plays host to an annual programme of exciting exhibitions, family events, musical performances and seasonal activities.
Visitors can also enjoy the beautiful grounds found around the museum, with excitement and adventure for children of all ages. Within the museum grounds, a small woodland trail has been created and benefits from hard surfaced pathways, suitable for visitors to enjoy all year round, including those with access difficulties.
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