Museum of Cannock Chase
  • Valley Road
    WS12 1TD
Museum of Cannock Chase is a free entry museum where visitors can find out about local history and the ever changing exhibitions,

The Museum of Cannock Chase offers free admission and tells the fascinating story of Cannock Chase, from its industrial beginnings, to its military role, famous local citizens, social history, domestic life and wildlife.

What's at the Museum of Cannock Chase?

  • Cannock Chase Gallery
  • Interactive Toys & Games Gallery 
  • 1940s Room
  • Miners Cottage Gallery
  • Coal Mining Gallery with crawl through tunnel!
  • Coffee Shop selling cakes, hot & cold drinks, ice creams and snacks. 
  • Visitor Information Point 
  • Gift Shop with a great range of gifts, pocket money toys, jewellery and souvenirs 
  • Excellent range of local history books 
  • Local Walks on the beautiful Hednesford Hills and Cannock Chase 
  • Quizzes to amuse the kids!
  • Ever changing temporary exhibitions
  • Throughout the year special family events and children's workshops also run at the museum.

Museum Opening times

October to Easter (autumn and winter seasons)

Monday to Friday, 11am to 4pm (last entry 3.30pm).

Easter to September (spring and summer seasons)

Every day, 11am to 5pm (last entry 4.30pm).

Museum is closed for two weeks over Christmas and New Year.

Call the Museum of Cannock Chase on (01543) 877666

Please mention thebestof Cannock when contacting the Museum of Cannock Chase.

Latest Reviews

I have taken my children here a few times and although the museum isn’t very big it has lots to see and do. The staff are extremely friendly and the small cafe has a wide range of products to choose from....
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