Admission and Opening hours
Annual Ticket Pass *
Children 5-16 years old £2.00
Under 5's FREE
* Please retain your ticket. Tickets are valid for 12 months. The ticket give Free entrance to the museum and most special events.
Please note we charge for research enquiries, but will deduct the admission charge off the price of family history enquiries.
If you are a UK Taxpayer please Gift Aid the Annual Ticket Pass, as the Government contribution helps the Museum (this does not cost you anything extra).
Winter season: November - March
10.00am - 4.00pm Tuesday to Saturday
Summer season: April - September
10.00am - 5.00pm Tuesday to Saturday
Bank Holiday Mondays 10.00am - 5.00pm
Due to staffing arrangements, especially if you are travelling a long way, it is advisable to please contact the museum to check open timings.
For researchers visiting the museum it is advisable to arrange a date, so that we can find the documents for you in advance.
Thank you for your co-operation.
We look forward to welcoming you to the museum and wish you an enjoyable visit.