Admission to all areas of the Museum is FREE of charge. Car Parking charges apply - click here for details. For a full site visit we recommend you allow a minimum of 3 hours.
March - October the museum is open from 10.00 - 18.00 (last entry 17.00)
November - February the museum is open from 10.00 - 17.00 (last entry 16.00)
Please note: The Museum will close at 5.00pm on Friday 15 and Saturday 16 May for an evening event.
The Museum will be closed from 24-26 December 2015 and 1 January 2016, 4-8 January 2016.
Please be aware that from time-to-time, some areas of the museum will have to be closed for Corporate Events. We aim to keep inconvenience to a minimum whilst making as many exhibits available as possible.
Children under the age of 16 MUST be accompanied by a responsible adult at all times during their visit.
For admission purposes and for your safety, we will record your admission. Please let us have your postcode for marketing purposes.
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We reserve the right to refuse admission to the Museum at any time.
Personal Photography and filming is permitted, those with commercial requirement please visit the Commercial Photography for more information.
Some charging may be necessary for Holiday Activities.