Newark and Sherwood Museums Service - The Resource Centre
Brunel Drive Newark Nottinghamshire NG24 2EG
By appointment only.
At the Resource Centre we offer a research service that gives everyone access to our collection of objects and archives that are not on display or out on loan.
The collections and learning team can help with enquiries and support individuals, schools and community groups on our premises, out in other venues or at events.
Group tours of the Resource Centre are available by prior arrangement and for a set fee.
For more information or to arrange a tour, please contact the Resource Centre - details below.
National Civil War Centre Project:
We have been awarded £3.5 million of Heritage Lottery Funding to develop a new museum and national centre for civil war learning at the Old Magnus Buildings, Appletongate, Newark.
Staff are working towards the project and we aim to launch the new museum in late 2014.
Tel: (01636) 655777 or 655730
Minicom (01636) 655960
Our Learning and Community Outreach Team offers a range of curriculum-based discovery boxes and activities covering KS1 to KS4 and beyond. We can also offer specialist studies sessions at our Resource Centre or outreach sessions in schools and community venues.
- English Civil War
- Social and local history
- Numismatics and tokens
- Political Banners
- Malting and Brewing
- Maps, plans and archives