Website of the Newtown Town Council with local information about Newtown and the councillors that work for the town and its people.
The website of New Harmony where Robert Owen tried to found a Utopian society in Indiana, USA
The World Heritage site of New Lanark where Robert Owen tried out his ideas on management of workers and education for young, mill workers’ children.
The Co-operative Heritage Trust, including information on the Co-operative archive and the Rochdale Pioneers’ museum
Other Newtown Museums and websites mentioning Robert Owen Museum
See around Britain, has a nice web page with photographs describing the museum
Britain Express, has a page on it mentioning the museum and showing some photos.
Newtown Textile Museum is within 7 minutes walk of the Robert Owen Museum and is a fascinating glimpse into the lives of hand loom weavers in Newtown. Open May to September only. Free entry but donations welcomed. Please see website for 2021 opening times, as there has been restrictions due to Covid-19.
Videos about Robert Owen