Visit to Charles Rennie Mackintosh House and Northampton Museum and Art Gallery

A trip to visit Charles Rennie Mackintosh House and Northampton Museum and Art Gallery has been organised.

Cost: £27

Dews coach departs:

1. Madingley Road Park and Ride:  8.30 am

2. Trumpington Park and Ride:  8.50 am

Coach departs Northampton by 4 pm

78 Derngate Northampton is the only house in England designed by Charles Rennie Mackintosh having been remodelled by him in 1916. It was his final commission and it is the only place in the world where his architectural and interior styles can be seen in their original setting. Our visit includes an introductory video, guided tours of the house and the chance to explore the new enlarged visitor centre.

Northampton Museum and Art Gallery is home to one of the largest collections of shoes and shoe heritage in the world. Their new permanent Shoe Gallery celebrates the wonderful world of shoes as it takes the visitor through the history of shoe fashions from 5300BC to the present day.

Each venue has a cafe/restaurant.

The two venues are just under 500metres apart and we will walk from one to the other.

If you have mobility issues please contact one of the organisers

Closing date for applications is Friday 8 September

Please fill in all the details including coach stops.

U3AC is not responsible for any loss, injury or damage incurred during Cultural and Social Activities.

Please note that refunds cannot be made once a place has been given unless we have someone on the waiting list to refund you.


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Event information


03 Oct 2023


8:30 am