The Museum

Irish Menswear Building

The demolition of the old 'Irish Menswear' shop at the corner of Churchgate and Warner's Lane in Loughborough in July 1975 revealed an unexpected glimpse of ancient Loughborough. Once the demolition was underway, the building started to reveal it's secrets. Read more about this fascinating piece of history and see photos of the building as it came down layer by layer... Irish Menswear Building

Tombstone of Sarah Johnson

The museum has on display, a very mysterious tombstone from the Wood Gate Baptist Burial Ground. It is from the grave of a Sarah Johnson who was buried there in 1819, and it has inscribed upon it some very curious facts. See and read more