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Enjoy Knutsford All Year with our new Knutsford 2018 Calendar

KHC 2018 Calendar

Our new  Heritage calendar features 12 beautiful glossy photographs, and space to write in a daily entry. Call into our shop to collect your copy, or order TODAY by calling 01565 650506

Mid-Cheshire Railway Line Posters and Postcards

Shop Railway poster
We have just taken delivery of this iconic 1930’s styled poster of Knutsford, which will make a fantastic gift for family, friends and work colleagues. Priced at £5 and £10 they come in their own funnels for easy posting. For an extra £5 we can have it framed for you.

And there’s an accompanying set of postcards reflecting marvellous days out meandering along the Mid-Cheshire Railway line

Heritage-themed Gift Range

Shop Henry towel

Shop History cards

Our new Heritage-themed range of character tea towels, magnets and notebooks are now on the shelves; come in and take a look…

Stitch your own piece of Knutsford History

Shop Taprstry Stitch

You can now experience what it was like to stitch the Knutsford tapestry, with your very own miniature tapestry sets representing four iconic Knutsford buildings:

  • The White Bear Inn,
  • The Weavers Cottages,
  • Heathwaite and
  • The Old Vicarage

The Memoirs of Knutsford Writers

KHC Memoirs book

“Ttbits and Topsyturvies”, edited by Sarah Leigh, which records the memoirs of a group of Knutsford writers, is now available to purchase in our shop, priced at £5.

In what is sure to become  a part of Knutsford’s heritage, you can read personal memoirs by the following local people:

Jan Elstub, Patricia, JC Tebb, Alan Watson, Joy Billingham, Sheila Lea, Freda Preston, Jean Duncalf, Edmund Burrows, Enid Leigh, Ruby Chatterjee and Sarah Leigh


Have you pieced it together?

Back by popular demand and delivered to our shop this week, our Millenium Tapestry jigsaw with over 1000 pieces. Get yours now before they all go!

Paul Hurley’s new book “Knutsford History Tour” is now available in the shop

Looking for an inspirational gift?

Come and browse our new look shop for that special present or momento of your visit to Knutsford. We have some fantastic new arrivals and brilliant best sellers too.

Our well stocked shop has a range of gifts, books and quirky ‘must haves’ just waiting for you. We have a great selection of items based on our unique heritage collection, wonderful wood crafts, old-fashioned keepsakes, a great range of books and cards and retro homeware and stationery – available at a range of prices. Our gifts also have the feel-good factor; when you shop with us, your purchases go towards supporting the Heritage Centre.

The Cheshire Cat: Tea Towel range

Cheshire Cat

The Tea Towels come with wrapping for easily packing for travel, which is very important for our visitors from abroad who wish to take home a memento of their time in Cheshire, England. Other items in The Cheshire Cat range consists of Oven Gloves – Tea Cosies – Cushion Covers.

Historical Books

Our shop holds a wide selection of books including for example “Knutsford History – Elizabeth Gaskell”. Of recent importance are two books from our very own Knutsford author and illustrator Tim Claydon–Butler, whose new children’s adventure books are illustrated below:


Cranford Tails – Highwayman Higgins


Highwayman Higgins Book Cover


The Tapestry Range

Our Tapestry range is an extremely important part of the Heritage Centre. Our selection includes Mugs -coasters – tea towels -thimbles – postcards – Tapestry Book

The Tapestry Collection

Come and visit us to see lots of other goodies, plus a tour of our “Hidden Jem”, you won’t be disappointed!

Purchase a little piece of Cheshire as a souvenir or to give to friends and family – ideal to send both overseas and close to home.

You are welcome to call into the shop any time; you don’t have to be visiting our heritage collection.

Make the Heritage Centre shop your first port of call for all your gift ideas. We look forward to welcoming you soon.


Upcoming Events
Fri 27
Tue 31

Pumpkin Path

October 31

Knutsford Heritage Centre opened in 1989 and is run entirely by Volunteers. It collects , displays and interprets the history of Knutsford for the benefit of both local people and visitors.


90A King Street, Knutsford,
Cheshire, WA16 6ED

Tel: 01565 650506

Copyright 2016 by Knutsford Heritage Centre | Registered Charity No. 1076917