Normally open for public visits on Fridays & Saturdays 10am–4pm, Sundays 2pm–5pm but please check our website for details of temporary changes to regular opening hours and of special activities & extra opening times during school holidays NB: last entry time for the museum is 30 minutes before closing time, but the shop & cafe (free entry) will be open until the published closing times.
There is a small admission charge. Discounts are available for family groups. We recommend you allow at least two hours for your visit. On the first Sunday of each month you can enjoy a Victorian lesson at no extra charge. Lessons start at 2.30 and 3.30 pm. – don’t be late! These sessions are very popular, advance booking is recommended.