About Staircase House
The house is famous for its rare Jacobean cage-newel staircase. A state-of-the-art audio guide recounts the full history of the house and is available in English, French, German, Cantonese and Urdu.
Reasons to visit Staircase House:
- delve into the past of Stockport's oldest town house and discover how our ancestors lived from the 15th to the 20th centuries.
- it is home to one of only three surviving Jacobean cage-newel staircases in the country.
- learn how the house was brought back to life after a devastating fire.
- a barrier free, hands-on historical journey.
For information on events and exhibitions taking place in our museums visit our events guide for November 2016 to March 2017 (PDF 3.7Mb).