• Hinckley & District Museum
  • Framework Knitters` Cottages
  • Lower Bond Street
  • Hinckley
  • Leicestershire
  • LE10 1QU
  • e-mail hinckleymuseum@hotmail.co.uk
  • Tel. 01455 251218 [open days only]

Facilities

  • Free children`s quiz sheets.
  • Cottage garden. Sit and take tea on sunny afternoons and admire the beautifully planted garden.
  • Souvenir shop. postcards, souvenirs and local history publications
  • Tearoom serving light refreshments, with a choice of Fairtrade drinks and snacks.
  • Wheelchair access to ground floor only.
  • Unisex toilet (not disabled access).
  • Public pay-and-display car park adjacent to the museum.
  • A full Access Statement is available to download as a pdf.

Current car parking charges:

  • Up to two hours: £1.20
  • Up to five hours: £1.60
  • Over five hours: £2.50
  • Motorcycles can park for free
Parking charges apply from 8am - 6pm Monday to Saturday. Free parking at all other times.

Shop

  • The Hinckley Historian. £2.00 . Annual subscription [2 issues] £5 including post and packing.
  • Hinckley & District Hospital: a centenary history. H A Beavin. £2 . [£3 including post and packing]
  • Lady Byron and Earl Shilton. David Herbert. £7.50 . [£10 including post and packing]
  • The life and times of George Ward of Barwell (1879 - 1951). David Herbert. £12 . [£15 including post and packing]
  • Charlotte Mary Brame (1836 - 1884): towards a primary bibliography. Graham Law, Gregory Drozdz and Debby McNally. £5 . [£7.50 including post and packing]
  • Cab and coach. Gregory Drozdz. £2.50 . [£4 including post and packing]

Cheques to be made payable to Hinckley and District Museum Limited and sent to the address above.