Northampton Museum & Art Gallery
4 - 6 Guildhall Road
Tel : 01604 837397
Fax : 01604 838720
Reflecting the town's proud standing as Britain's boot and shoe capital, the Northampton Museum and Art Gallery features the world's largest collection of footwear.
Other displays include:- HAMTUN – The archaeology of Northampton from prehistoric times to the civil war SHOE TOWN NEW TOWN – The history of Northampton from the Great Fire of 1675 to the development of the new town DECORATIVE ARTS – Outstanding British and Oriental pottery and porcelain and a display of fine glassware ART GALLERY – Italian paintings from the 15th to the 18th centuries and other works from the art collection LEATHERCRAFT GALLERY – Examples of historic leathercraft from around the world TEMPORARY EXHIBITION GALLERY – Regularly changing exhibitions Situated in the town centre.
Open All Year, Tuesday to Saturday, 10.00am - 5.00pm, Sunday 2.00pm - 5.00pm Admission FREE
Closed each Monday and all Bank Holidays