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West Cheshire Museums

West Cheshire Museums

West Cheshire Museums is a diverse group of museums which includes a working watermill and a restored salt production site. Their collections cover a huge slice of Cheshire’s history and tell the stories of the area’s people and places, from prehistoric times to the present day. The image above is of Stretton Watermill - one of several sites in their care.

Their vision is to inspire the community and visitors to discover, explore and enjoy West Cheshire’s rich heritage, culture and history. They provide a fun, engaging and memorable visitor experience through the conservation and interpretation of the collections and buildings in their care.

Their values:

  • Striving to increase access.
  • Partnership working.
  • High quality and standards in all that they do.
  • Innovation, creativity and outreach.
  • Engaging and inspiring.
  • Learning and collections at the heart of the service.
  • Recognising, valuing and utilising expertise.
  • Great customer service.
  • Promoting and celebrating what is unique and special about each site.