Culture, Heritage and Events

The Cultural Economy Team seeks to provide opportunities for inspiration, information, enjoyment and fun.

We develop strategic frameworks for the provision of arts and heritage services, responding to the cultural aspirations of residents in Cheshire East.

Culture and Arts

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  • Strategic arts planning and funding
  • Arts funding advice
  • Networking opportunities - advice and opportunities for exhibitors and performers/special events
  • Information for artists, arts organisations and community groups
  • Promotion of a range of cultural and community events
  • Training and development

Heritage and Museums

Cheshire East has a rich cultural heritage with many links to the past. Find out more about Cheshire's Roman and medieval remains, and the impact of the Industrial Revolution on and local silk and salt production through a range of museums:  

Conduct your own research into local or family history with the help of these resources:

Discover more about the past at these heritage centres:

Find a range of National Trust  and English Heritage properties, gardens and parks in Cheshire East.



A range of events take place across Cheshire East throughout the year, creating a vibrant community and attracting visitors to the area.

For advice and guidance on events further information is available in the guides here.

Contact our Events Manager on: 01270 686785

For further information please contact the Cultural Economy Team.