Award winning restored 1880's British Village settled by Thomas Hughes, British author and socialist. Today visitors can tour museum structures such as the Thomas Hughes Library, one of the oldest "free" library's in the country, Christ Church and the founder's home.
Tour begins at the Visitor Centre with the mural depicting Rugby as it was in 1880, viewing of the award winning movie "The Power of a Dream", an exhibit of the "Artist of Rugby" in the lobby and a guided tour of the historic museum buildings.
This venue will accept your Museum Day Live! ticket on the screen of your smartphone.
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