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All period areas open

7 days a week

10am to 5pm (last entry 3pm)

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Opening Times

The Museum is open 7 days a week from 10am to 5pm. Last admission is 3.00pm.


Summer Season

27th March 2014 to 2nd November. Open 7 days a week from 10am to 5pm.

All period areas open;
The Town, Pit Village, 1940s Farm, Pockerley Old Hall, Pockerley Waggonway and Tramway.
Steam train rides can be taken at Rowley Station on weekends.

Last admission 3pm.†

Winter Season

3rd†November 2014 to 27th March 2015. Open 5 days a week from†10am to 4pm.
Open Tuesday - Thursday,†
Saturday and Sunday. Closed Monday and Friday.†

Weekends;The Town, Pit Village, 1940s Farm, Pockerley Old Hall, Pockerley Waggonway, Rowley Station and Tramway are all open.

Midweek (Tuesday - Thursday);†The Town, Pit Village and Tramway.

Mid-week discount;
One-day tickets can be purchased at the entrance during the winter season.
Adult - £9.00, Senior (60 years) / Student* - £6.75, Child (5 - 16 years) - £5.00.
Mid-week discount is only available Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, excluding February half term.

Last admission 3pm.

Christmas and New Year

Over Christmas and new year we are open on the following dates:

Monday 22nd December†

Tuesday 23rd December

Wednesday 24th December (Christmas Eve)†

Friday 26th December (Boxing Day)†

Saturday 27th December†

Sunday 28th December†

Tuesday 30th December

Wednesday 31st (New Years Eve)†

Friday 2nd January

Over Christmas and New Year we are closed on the following dates:

Thursday 25th (Christmas Day)†

Monday 29th December†

Thursday 1st (New Years Day)†

In the event of adverse weather conditions or changes to on-site operation at short notice, please check the News Alert on the†homepage, or our†Facebook†and†Twitter†profiles.