Booking information

Museum admission is free. Walk-up tickets are now available on the door, but to guarantee entry at busy times, and to avoid waiting, booking tickets in advance is recommended. Booking is still strongly recommended for exhibitions.

Visitors to our exhibitions – including Members and Patrons – will also need to pre-book a timed exhibition ticket.

You can contact the Box Office at 01865 278 112 and




Secure 24h online booking. No booking fees are currently being charged for General Admission tickets, but donations are gratefully received. Note a booking fee is added for booking our major exhibition tickets online. Telephone bookings may incur a booking fee to help support the Museum and cover the costs of staffing our Box Office.

By Telephone

01865 278112 Monday–Sunday 11am–3pm (except Bank holidays). A booking fee may be charged.

Our Box Office is staffed at the above hours. Please leave an answerphone message and a member of the Box Office team will get back to you as soon as possible within our opening hours.

Alternatively, email for a response within 12 hours.

No On-Site Booking Available

Tickets for our exhibitions and events cannot currently be booked at the Museum. Tickets must be booked in advance online or by phone.

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