Visitor Information

Phase one of the new Butterfly House project is complete and the museum is now open.


April - September: 10.00am - 5.30pm

October - March: 10.00am - 5.00pm

Open Tuesday-Sunday and Bank Holiday Mondays. Closed on Mondays (apart from Bank Holidays).

Please note:

The Cumberland House bees have now been installed into the museum and the hive is open to view once more. 

Last entry to the museum is 30 minutes before closing time.

If you require any information for your visit, please contact us.


A full range of products are available in our museum shop for all ages, but particularly for young people.


The Museum is free entry to all but young people under 13 need to be accompanied by an older person.

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