Museum closure during lockdown

Sleaford Museum is closed for the duration of the COVID-19 lockdown which begins today, Thursday 5th November.  We hope to reopen on Saturday Dec 5th.  The Museum window will be opened regularly throughout the lockdown – there is a new exhibition to commemorate the Centenary of the opening of Sleaford Picturedrome, and also to reflect […]

Heritage weekends 2020

SLEAFORD CASTLE EXHIBITION AT SLEAFORD MUSEUM The Sleaford and District Civic Trust is mounting a pop-up exhibition at Sleaford Museum on the two Heritage Weekends this month, 12/13th and 19/20th September. Visitors to the Museum can see the free exhibition which tells the full story of Sleaford Castle and also shows details of the latest […]

Heritage articles in the Sleaford Standard…..

Sleaford Museum is contributing archive photographs to the Sleaford Standard weekly and asking readers to contribute captions and/or relevant information.                              08/04/2020                                                                   […]

Museum closure from 17/3/20.

Sleaford Museum is following the NHS and Government guidelines on Coronavirus and social distancing.  This means that, sadly,  we have no other course than to close the Museum from today, 17 March 2020.  We will re-open as soon as we are able to do so.  Meanwhile, our local history talks programme is suspended.  The first […]

A warm welcome on a cold day at Sleaford Museum!

On these cold and often wet days, do remember how warm a welcome you’ll receive if you pop into the Museum!  So much to see, fascinating exhibitions, talk to our volunteers….it’s well worth a half an hour or so out of your day on Mondays, Wednesdays or Saturdays between 10 and 3 ☺️       

Christmas/New Year closure dates

The Museum will be close for the Christmas and New Year break at 3pm on Wednesday 18 December, and will reopen on Monday 20 January 2020 at 10am. Everyone at Sleaford Museum thanks all visitors for their support this year.  We wish everyone a very merry Christmas and a peaceful new year.       

His-tree Christmas tree!

The Museum entry for the Christmas Tree Festival this year is a His-Tree!  It remembers favourite Christmas gifts given to volunteers over the years – there are some real classics!  A lovely old train set surrounds the base, the favourite present of our Chairman, Mark Bamford and a photograph of him aged 5; he’s not […]