Plan a visit

We open to visitors from 29th March until 27th October 2017, Wednesday to Sunday from 10am to 4pm. We’re closed Mondays (but open on Bank Holidays), Tuesdays and on the dates shown below, when we are closed for private functions.  Please allow two to three hours for your visit but feel free to stay all day. Unfortunately no dogs are allowed in the museum – with the exception of accessibility dogs.

Closed dates; 9th September, 23rd September, 12th October, 13th October. Further dates may be added, please view our events calendar for more information.

2017 Admission Prices

  • Adults £7-50
  • Seniors £6-50
  • Children £5
  • Family Ticket- 2 Adults and up to 4 children £22

Food and drink

Here at the museum we have a well stocked tea bar, providing sandwiches, cakes and lavish afternoon teas. Sit in the ballroom and be entertained by the vintage dance organs while you eat.

Funfair Rides

The vintage rides within the museum’s collection are restored and ready to ride. Tokens can be purchased from a machine in the museum at a cost of £1.00 per ride.


Level access is available to all the museum and there is plenty of room for accessibility scooters to move about freely. Feel free to park directly outside the museum if this will help with accessibility. Click here to view our full accessibility statement