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What’s on

Looking for something to do? We run an eclectic and exciting events and exhibitions programme aimed at both families and adult visitors. It ranges from crafts and performances to dog shows and road races.

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Special Exhibition: What’s Behind the U?

behind the USince the beginnings of Port Sunlight in 1888 to today’s global company, Unilever make some of the world’s most popular brands.  This special exhibition, in partnership with Unilever’s Archives and Records Management team, uncovers the amazing innovations and fascinating stories behind Unilever’s many products and lets you discover what is made behind the Port Sunlight factory wall.

Worker’s Cottage – Our new worker’s cottage experience allows visitors to explore an original home in the village portrayed as it may have looked when first built in 1913.  Visiting the cottage is included in your museum admission.  The cottage has slightly shorter opening hours than our main museum displays but is still open daily from 11am-4pm.

Special Events

Wednesday 25th & Thursday 26th October 2017 – Creepy Crafts and Spooky Stories – Halloween themed family fun in the Lyceum Drop in 10.30am-3.30pm

Thursday 9th November – Port Sunlight on the Eve of the War – evening talk exploring life in the village in 1913-4, at the Lyceum, 7.30pm

Saturday 25th November 2017 – Festive Handmade Fair – Bringing the very best of contemporary design and vintage crafts to the Lyceum.  Pick up some perfect gifts direct from talented artists and craftspeople.

Thursday 30th November 2017 – Treasures from the Unilever Archive – an evening presentation exploring some of the highlights and significant stories from Unilever Port Sunlight.  At the Lyceum, 6pm