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Lion Salt Works

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Ollershaw Lane, Marston, Northwich, Cheshire CW9 6ES United Kingdom
http://lionsaltworks.westcheshiremuseums.co.uk/

Upcoming Events

December 2019

The Intrigue of Cheese: Cheshire Salt and the Dairy Industry

1 December 2019 - 16 February 2020

Salt has been crucial in the development of Cheshire’s dairy and cheese production for over 2000 years. Voluntary Researcher, Tom Holmes, has drawn on a rang of sources to pull together this fascinating exhibition.

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January 2020
£3.00

Little Lions Explorer Club

24 January @ 9.45am - 11.15am

Calling all Little Lions to discover, play and create. Come and join our Early Years Explorer Club, aimed at ages 2-4 (younger siblings welcome).

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£3.00

Little Lions Explorer Club

31 January @ 9.45am - 11.15am

Calling all Little Lions to discover, play and create. Come and join our Early Years Explorer Club, aimed at ages 2-4 (younger siblings welcome).

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February 2020
£3.00

Little Lions Explorer Club

7 February @ 9.45am - 11.15am

Calling all Little Lions to discover, play and create. Come and join our Early Years Explorer Club, aimed at ages 2-4 (younger siblings welcome).

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£3.00

Little Lions Explorer Club

14 February @ 9.45am - 11.15am

Calling all Little Lions to discover, play and create. Come and join our Early Years Explorer Club, aimed at ages 2-4 (younger siblings welcome).

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£2.00

Salt Sack Printing

18 February

Salt from the Lion Salt Works went all over the world, and special sacks were made for each country. Choose somewhere in the world and design a salt sack based on that country.

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£2.00

Salt Sack Printing

19 February

Salt from the Lion Salt Works went all over the world, and special sacks were made for each country. Choose somewhere in the world and design a salt sack based on that country.

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Brine, steam and rust: industrial landscapes of Northwich

22 February - 1 June

An exhibition of paintings by Richard Edmunds, reflecting the powerful presence of Cheshire’s Industrial Age.

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£11.00

THE JELLYMAN’S DAUGHTER

22 February @ 7.15pm - 10.00pm

Scottish duo The Jellyman’s Daughter lands squarely in the middle of an intriguing crossroads between bluegrass, post-rock, folk and soul. Mixing their unique vocal harmonies with wild and visceral cello, driving guitar and sweet mandolin, Emily and Graham write their songs together with a focus on doing something new.

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£3.00

Little Lions Explorer Club

28 February @ 9.45am - 11.15am

Calling all Little Lions to discover, play and create. Come and join our Early Years Explorer Club, aimed at ages 2-4 (younger siblings welcome).

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March 2020
£3.00

Little Lions Explorer Club

6 March @ 9.45am - 11.15am

Calling all Little Lions to discover, play and create. Come and join our Early Years Explorer Club, aimed at ages 2-4 (younger siblings welcome).

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£3.00

Little Lions Explorer Club

13 March @ 9.45am - 11.15am

Calling all Little Lions to discover, play and create. Come and join our Early Years Explorer Club, aimed at ages 2-4 (younger siblings welcome).

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Ogg ‘n’ Ugg and the World’s First Dogg by Theater Fridera Fidera

14 March @ 10.30am - 12.00pm

Play of how Ugg ‘n’ Ogg invented our best friend, the dog. 

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£3.00

Little Lions Explorer Club

20 March @ 9.45am - 11.15am

Calling all Little Lions to discover, play and create. Come and join our Early Years Explorer Club, aimed at ages 2-4 (younger siblings welcome).

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£3.00

Little Lions Explorer Club

27 March @ 9.45am - 11.15am

Calling all Little Lions to discover, play and create. Come and join our Early Years Explorer Club, aimed at ages 2-4 (younger siblings welcome).

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Yours sincerely by Quick Duck Theatre

27 March @ 6.45pm - 8.00pm

Adult £10.00, under 17 £6.50, family ticket also available. Book at Lion Salt Works 01606 275066 or visit www.ticketsource.co.uk/cheshireruraltouringarts    Will Jackson has accidentally stolen 300 second class stamps from the post office. But he’s making them count. He’s going to write letters. From reconnecting with old friends and ex-boyfriends to run-ins with the marketing department at John Lewis, stamp collecting has never looked do sexy….. Based on real life correspondences; storytelling and lipsync cabaret collide in this queer coming-of-age…

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April 2020
£3.00

Little Lions Explorer Club

3 April @ 9.45am - 11.15am

Calling all Little Lions to discover, play and create. Come and join our Early Years Explorer Club, aimed at ages 2-4 (younger siblings welcome).

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£2.00

Fossil Fun

7 April

To celebrate Dippy the Dinosaur arriving up North, we’re having a day of Fossils Fun! Fossils hold exciting clues about our past. Join us for some activities exploring these preserved remains.

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£2.00

Fossil Fun

8 April

To celebrate Dippy the Dinosaur arriving up North, we’re having a day of Fossils Fun! Fossils hold exciting clues about our past. Join us for some activities exploring these preserved remains.

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£2.00

Victorian Nature Boxes and Butterflies

14 April

With spring in full season come and have a go at some nature based craft activities. These crafts are part of Social Butterflies, a spectacular art project where everyone is invited to take part!

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£2.00

Victorian Nature Boxes and Butterflies

15 April

With spring in full season come and have a go at some nature based craft activities. These crafts are part of Social Butterflies, a spectacular art project where everyone is invited to take part!

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£3.00

Little Lions Explorer Club

24 April @ 9.45am - 11.15am

Calling all Little Lions to discover, play and create. Come and join our Early Years Explorer Club, aimed at ages 2-4 (younger siblings welcome).

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£55.00

Stone Carving Workshop

25 April @ 10.00am - 4.00pm

This one-day course is an exploration into techniques of relief carving with limestone. You will be introduced to basic stone carving techniques, learn how to use appropriate tools, map out your design, as well as carving and smoothing techniques.

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May 2020
£3.00

Little Lions Explorer Club

1 May @ 9.45am - 11.15am

Calling all Little Lions to discover, play and create. Come and join our Early Years Explorer Club, aimed at ages 2-4 (younger siblings welcome).

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£3.00

Little Lions Explorer Club

15 May @ 9.45am - 11.15am

Calling all Little Lions to discover, play and create. Come and join our Early Years Explorer Club, aimed at ages 2-4 (younger siblings welcome).

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£15.00

EDGELARKS

16 May @ 7.15am - 10.00pm

We are thrilled to announce the return of the brilliant EDGELARKS in May 2020. Phil & Hannah’s gig in 2017 inspired The Salt Works Sessions music programme, and we are eternally grateful to them for this…

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£3.00

Little Lions Explorer Club

22 May @ 9.45am - 11.15am

Calling all Little Lions to discover, play and create. Come and join our Early Years Explorer Club, aimed at ages 2-4 (younger siblings welcome).

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£2.00

Canal Journeys

26 May

Lion Salt Work’s is next to the Trent and Mersey Canal. Many boats go past the museum each day. Come and have a go at producing your own canal journey.

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£2.00

Canal Journeys

27 May

Lion Salt Work’s is next to the Trent and Mersey Canal. Many boats go past the museum each day. Come and have a go at producing your own canal journey.

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Heritage Transport Festival

30 May - 31 May

This evocative festival of a bygone era gives visitors an opportunity to imagine what vintage transport would have been like in its heyday.

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