Hat Works Museum

Hat Works is the UK's only museum dedicated to the hatting industry, hats and headwear.

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Hat Works public preview day


Hat Works museum is hosting a public preview day on Saturday 9 March following 4 years of closure for refurbishment and reinterpretation.


You can now book tickets for the public preview through our online box office.


Tickets are free, but you must book in advance.

Friday 1 March morning closures

Our museums and attractions will be closed for staff training on the morning of Friday 1 March 2024. They re-open at noon that day, except for the Air Raid Shelters and the Art Gallery, which will re-open at 1pm.

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