Mr Straw's House

Mr Straw's House

Things to see and do

Mr Straw's House

What's on 

Upcoming events

Dressing the Straw Family Exhibition

Fri 21 Oct 2016
For the first time ever, as part of their tour of the house, guests can discover the Straw's clothing collection, from the formal to everyday, with our 'Dressing the Straw Family' exhibition.

Tutankhamen's Bat

Sat 22 Oct 2016
Since we released Tutankhamen's Bat from our collection, there's been a bit of a problem... we seem to have bats all over the place!

Putting the House to Bed

Wed 02 Nov 2016
Ever wondered what happens when Mr Straw's House is closed?
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Eating and shopping

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Our work

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Get involved

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Call us to arrange your education visit

Fancy learning a little more?  

From little learners to university students; from further education colleges through to U3A there's something for every education group at Mr Straw's House.

Mr Straw's House


The front of Mr Straw's House

Organise a group visit 

Book a guided tour for a chance to go behind-the-scenes and see our archive and costume store.