Reopening of Stockport museums

We're very happy to announce that Stockport museums will begin a phased reopening of its museum sites. The first sites to re-open will be Bramall Hall and Stockport Air Raid Shelters on Thursday 6 August.

You must book tickets in advance so that we can manage our visitor numbers and follow government guidance on social distancing. Find information about how to book tickets on our web page.

You can find out more about the new measures that are in place to keep you safe during your visit.

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Planning your visit

1. Opening hours

Entry to the chapel and estate is free and everyone is welcome.

We're usually open on Saturdays and Sundays, although we do have some dates throughout the year that the Chapel are closed due to wedding ceremonies. Please check our wedding ceremonies information below the day before your travel to avoid disappointment.


The estate is open seven days a week all year round.

Wedding ceremonies in 2020

Chadkirk Chapel will be closed during our 2020 wedding ceremonies. Check the table below to find out more.

Date Open or closed
Saturday 4 April Closed
Saturday 9 May Closed
Saturday 16 May Closed
Saturday 23 May Closed
Saturday 30 May Closed
Saturday 6 June Closed
Saturday 20 June Closed
Saturday 11 July Closed
Saturday 18 July Open from 1.30pm
Saturday 1 August Closed
Saturday 8 August Closed
Saturday 15 August Closed
Saturday 22 August Closed
Saturday 29 August Closed
Saturday 5 September Closed
Saturday 26 September Closed
Sunday 27 September Closed
Sunday 17 October Closed


Opening hours from 1 April to 31 October:

Saturday: 1pm to 5pm
Sunday: 1pm to 5pm
Bank holidays: 1pm to 5pm

Opening hours from 1 November to 31 March:

Saturday: 1pm to 4pm
Sunday: 1pm to 4pm