Welcome to Oswestry Town Museum

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picture of the exterior of the Guildhall

New Insights into Forbidden Love in WW2

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Oswestry Museum have obtained love letters written during WW2, showing that love between two men could survive the army and wartime postings. These will be on show in the museum, and work on a book is underway. For more information about the letters and their background, and what happened to the two lovers, click here.

Park Hall Trenches

If you haven’t yet visited the trenches at Park Hall – or even if you have – Tim Mitchell’s video will give you an interesting insight into what is there to see and understand.

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If you are interested in visiting the trenches, click on this link to find information about where to find Park Hall and opening times.

Please visit our website www.oswestrytownmuseum.co.uk or follow us on facebook to keep up to date with new displays and events

Would you like to take part in an archaeological exploration of Oswestry? Check here to find out more..
The representative WWI trench at Park Hall has now been opened. Follow this link for more information

Can you help us identify a collection of tools we have been loaned? Please take a look and contact us if you have any information