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Burton Latimer’s Heritage Museum is full of historical information about the town. Other museums and galleries in nearby Kettering and Wellingborough are also within easy reach.

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Burton Latimer’s Heritage Museum is full of historical information about the town. Other museums and galleries in nearby Kettering and Wellingborough are also within easy reach.

Museums

Burton Latimer Heritage Museum

Civic Centre, 120 High Street, Burton Latimer

Car

0 miles / 0 mins

   0871 22 44 007

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“The museum holds two themed exhibitions a year, and has a research room with hundreds of photographs and facilities for local and family historians.”

Manor House Museum

Sheep St, Kettering NN15 7QX

Car

4 miles / 10 mins

   01536 534219

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“The Manor House Museum has displays and exhibits of local history, as well as programs and activities for children and families.”

Carpetbagger Aviation Museum, Harrington

Sunnyvale Farm, Lamport Road, Harrington, Northampton NN6 9PF

Car

12 miles / 19 mins

   01604 686608

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“The museum highlights the role of USAAF 801st/492nd Bomb Group in ‘Operation Carpetbagger’, and their secret missions to deliver agents and supplies to resistance groups in occupied Europe during WW2.”

Wellingborough Museum

12 Castle Way, Wellingborough, Northants NN8 1XB.

Car

6½ miles / 18 mins

   01933 276838

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“The museum displays a typical market town collection of mainly social items relating to Wellingborough and district.

Galleries

The Alfred East Art Gallery, Kettering

Sheep St, Kettering NN15 7QX

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4 miles / 10 mins

   01536 534274

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“Kettering’s art gallery houses a rich and varied collection of paintings, ranging from 19th-century landscapes and portraits to 20th-century modern art and work by contemporary artists.”