The Museum of Policing in Cheshire

Local history

All about Cheshire  For everyone interested in the county of Cheshire
Museums of Cheshire Local Cheshire museums
Cheshire Record Office  Cheshire archives and localstudies 
Cheshire Local History Association Covers the whole county 
Cheshire Magazine Many local Cheshire history stories
Cheshire Military Museum History of the Cheshire Regiments.
Congleton Museum Congleton Local History
Nantwich Museum Nantwich Local History

St George’s House
Northern Police Orphanage

An historical record of the life and activities of the orphan children, all of whom came from families of  Police officers. The orphanage was open from 1898 to 1956.

Warrington Museum & Art Gallery

Warrington Museum
& Art Gallery

Bold Street
Opening Hours
Mon-Fri 1000-1630
Sat 1000-1600
Closed Sun & bank holidays
Contact details
General information (Tel) : 01925 442733
General information (Fax) : 01925 443257

Website :
3 minutes walk from
the Police Museum [Map]
Archaeology, Archives, Coins and Medals, Costume and Textiles, Decorative and Applied Art, Fine Art, Industry, Land Transport, Law and Order, Maritime, Medicine, Music, Natural Sciences, Personalities, Science and Technology, Social History, Weapons and War, World Cultures