20 Best Museums and Art Galleries In Cross Lane Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Museums and Art Galleries In Cross Lane

We've rounded up the best museums and art galleries in Cross Lane in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 97 Cross Lane museums and art galleries to pick from. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the museums and art galleries we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

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Sunset at Beeston Castle in Tarporley

Beeston Castle and Woodland Park5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Tarporley
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Handsome Beeston Castle in Tarporley, Cheshire is also known locally as The Castle Of The Rock. Active families can climb to the top of this impressi...

Sunset at Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre in Macclesfield

Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Macclesfield
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Jodrell Bank is a fun day out for all the family. Within the Planet Pavilion you will find the Cafe with outside terrace which offers fantastic views...

Outside view of Congleton Museum

Congleton Museum

  • Congleton
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Congleton Museum tells the fascinating story of the area from prehistoric times, through the English Civil War, and the heyday of the textile industr...

A pottery teapot at the Dudson Museum

Dudson Museum

  • Hanley
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

If you’ve got little pottery enthusiasts, then Dudson Museum in Hanley is a must-do. The museum itself is in a bottle oven, so you’ll get to step in...

Gallery at Potteries Museum & Art Gallery in Stoke on Trent

Potteries Museum & Art Gallery

  • Stoke on Trent
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Travel back in time and discover the history of the Potteries and of Staffordshire. See the largest hoard of Anglo-Saxon gold ever found on display,...

Monastic ruins at Norton Priory Museum and Gardens in Runcorn

Norton Priory Museum and Gardens

  • Runcorn
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Norton Priory Museum and Gardens is a brilliant place to explore and enjoy as a family. Get up close with nature in the Walled Garden, with quizzes a...

Emirates airplane at The Runway Visitor Park in Altrincham

The Runway Visitor Park

  • Altrincham
  • Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Runway Visitor Park is a fantastic trip for kids fascinated by flight, with raised viewing mounds offering a clear 180 degree view over the airfi...

Gardens at Dunham Massey in Altrincham

Dunham Massey

  • Altrincham
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Dunham Massey During the First World War this magnificent Georgian house set in a peaceful deer park was dramatically transformed into a military hos...

Outside view of Cheshire Military Museum in Chester

Cheshire Military Museum

  • Chester
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Cheshire Military Museum is a fantastic place to find out about the military history of the Cheshire regiments during many battles across the world....

Outside view of Grosvenor Museum in Chester

Grosvenor Museum

  • Chester
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Grosvenor Museum covers a diverse selection of topics from habitats to transport, portraits to vicious Vikings. You can explore how these different s...

Staff in costumes at Dewa Roman Experience in Chester

Dewa Roman Experience

  • Chester
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Dewa Roman Experience is located at the heart of the site of a legionary fortress that was discovered by archaeologists in 1991, with the excavations...

Gallery at Warrington Museum and Art Gallery

Warrington Museum and Art Gallery5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Warrington
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Warrington Museum and Art Gallery has permanent galleries focused on the natural world with loads to look at, including Warrington's very own dinosau...

Kids doing lab experiments at Catalyst Science Discovery Centre in Widnes

Catalyst Science Discovery Centre

  • Widnes
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Catalyst is an interactive science centre whose aim is to make science exciting and accessible to people of all ages and abilities. At weekends and d...

Kids doing pottery at World of Wedgwood in Barlaston

World of Wedgwood

  • Barlaston
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

World of Wedgwood is a unique visitor experience celebrating the very best of British industrial and design heritage, set in 240 acres of beautiful S...

Outside view of National Waterways Museum in Ellesmere Port

National Waterways Museum

  • Ellesmere Port
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

With its stunning location on the banks of the Mersey and the Manchester Ship Canal, extensive in-door displays, boat trips and historic buildings, t...

Demonstration at Techniquest Glyndwr in Wrexham

Techniquest Glyndwr

  • Wrexham
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

This welcoming Techniquest Discovery Centre is spread out over 5 differently themed zones, all packed full of fun hands on exhibits to discover, plus...

Exhibition room at Hat Works in Stockport

Hat Works Museum of Hatting

  • Stockport
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Come try on hats from all eras of history, see which suits you best. You never know, might find a stylish hat and learn something new. Join your tour...

Tour guide at Air Raid Shelters in Stockport

Air Raid Shelters

  • Stockport
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Caves and Mines

Air Raid Shelters Stockport, gives you and the kids the opportunity to come and experience life as it was during a 'black out' in wartime Britain, su...

Outside view of Imperial War Museum North in Manchester

Imperial War Museum North

  • Manchester
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Imperial War Museum North, or IWM North, provides an exciting free day out for all the family and brings to life stories of how war has shaped lives...

Outside view of IWM North (1) in Manchester

IWM North (1)

  • Manchester
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries
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