Admission and Opening Times

Admission Prices

You can book your tickets online. Click here to buy your tickets

Alternatively you can purchase museum tickets on arrival at the reception desk during normal opening hours.

  • Adults £5
  • Concessions (60s and over): £4.50
  • Under 16s: FREE
  • Carers: FREE

Tickets are valid for 7 days

Annual pass: £10

Friends of the Museum Annual Membership: £10 (includes free entry, annual publication and monthly lectures)

£1 discount on Museum admission fee when purchasing a car park ticket.

Opening Times

We are open daily, 7 days a week

  • 10am to 5pm, February to October
  • 10am to 4pm November and December
  • Last entry is one hour before closing
  • We are closed Christmas Eve to Boxing Day inc
  • We reopen on Friday 27 December through to Sunday 5 Jan 2025 inc
  • Closed 6 – 31 January 2025

Additional Information

No dogs allowed except assistance dogs.