Opening times

  • Opening times

    The Museum is now closed for our winter maintenance programme. We re-open on the 15th of February 2019.

    Last entry is 30 minutes before closing time. The Gift Shop and Tea Room (free entry) will be open until the published closing times.

    We recommend you allow at least 1½ hours for your visit.

  • Planned closures

    The Museum will close for public visitation from Monday 3rd December.

    The museum will be open for some events during this period.

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Fun for all the family!

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Admission prices

  • Museum & tour

    Adult £5.50
    Child (5 -17) £3.00
    Under 5’s FREE

    Includes entry to the museum plus a free guided tour (optional). We recommend you allow at least 90 minutes for your visit.

    Discounts are available for family groups.
    We are able to accept card payments.

  • Group visits

    Group visits (10 - 50) must be booked in advanced. Admission discounts are available.

    Group visits


Experience a Victorian lesson.

On the first Sunday of each month from March to November you can enjoy a Victorian lesson. Lessons start at 2:30 & 3:30pm – don’t be late! These sessions are very popular, advance booking is recommended.

Victorian Lessons

Facilities & access

Find information about facilities for disabled visitors.

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