Social and Industrial History
The Museum’s collections of social and industrial history includes over 6,000 objects related to the domestic and working lives of Warrington people from the medieval period to the present day.
Our dress collection includes a variety of mainly early 19th and 20th century female costume, baby clothes, hats, shoes and accessories. It also includes a small number of ceremonial outfits and uniform.
The Museum also holds a variety of objects relating to key industries in Warrington including glass making, tanning, wire making, clock making and pin making.