Monthly Archives: October 2023

Safeguarding the Past – Shaping the Future

Barton Civic Society explores the pains and gains involved in building conservation projects, sharing the ups and downs of three restoration case studies – including the former Barton Church School, a domestic building project and the former Halls Barton Ropery.  The panel discussion starts at 2pm with a brief preview tour of the School looking at its conservation and restoration at 1.30pm.

Museum open 11am – 3pm

Posted on:29th October 2023

Winter Warmer

Half term fun for the whole family including Wilderspin’s Marvellous Menagerie trail and Schoolroom Puzzles for the whole family!

11am – 3pm, Friday 27 October

Click here for more details about our Winter Warmer Open Days.


Posted on:23rd October 2023

Pinocchio show times and ticket details


A fabulous family panto written and directed by Paul Tate and performd by Friends at Barton.

Show times:

Thursday 16th 7.30pm

Friday 17th 7.30pm

Saturday 18th 2.30pm & 7.30pm

Sunday 19th 2.30pm

All tickets £5

Tickets can be bought in person from the Museum between 10am and 3pm, Thursdays – Saturdays or by phone on (01652) 635172 Mondays/Tuesdays 10am to 5.30pm, Wednesday 10am – 1pm, and Thursdays/Fridays 10am to 3pm.

Posted on:23rd October 2023


Friends at Barton return to the Joseph Wright Hall with a fabulous family panto written and directed by Paul Tate.  Click for show times and ticket details.

Posted on:23rd October 2023