Opening times

  • Opening times

    The Museum is open to the public at the following times:

    Fridays 10am - 4pm

    Saturdays 10am - 4pm

    Sundays 2pm - 5pm

    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 2 hours for your visit.

  • Planned closures

    Due to the Hitchin Children's Book Festival on Saturday 31st August, the Museum will only be open to ticket holders for the event. 

    Tickets for the HCBF can be purchased here.

    We are sorry for any inconvenience caused.

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Admission prices

  • Museum & tour

    GENERAL ADMISSION

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

    SEASON TICKETS (unlimited visits within 1 year)

    Adult £12.00
    Child (5 -17) £8.00

    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
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DON’T BE LATE!

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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