Group Visits

We offer excellent day admission rates for groups visiting in parties of fifteen or more!

Admission Prices

Admission is free for coach drivers, the group visit organiser and children under 5 years. For youth groups of 15 or more, one supervising adult is admitted free of charge with every 10 children. Our group rates, valid until 31st January 2019, are as follows for 15 paying visitors or more:

All Year
Group Rate Adult £13.00
Group Rate Child £6.00
Group Rate Senior/Student £11.50

Beamish Dainty Bites

Tram in Town

On weekdays groups can enjoy day admission and Dainty Bites (light buffet lunch to include sandwiches, crisps, cake, and tea/coffee) served in a private room overlooking the award-winning Town. Additional charge applies for Dainty Bites package, see link below for details.

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Exclusive Christmas lunch for groups

Christmas Lunch

Discover the amazing festive sights, sounds and delicious tastes of Christmas past. If you’re looking for a unique outing, how about our delicious Christmas lunch with all the trimmings, served in a private room overlooking the award-winning Town. This is available on weekdays only. Separate cost applies for Christmas lunch, see link below for details.

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What's included

  • Discounted day admission for pre-booked groups of 15 or more
  • Free visitor map on entry
  • Free admission for coach driver and group organiser
  • Free coach parking on hardstanding
  • Free special events throughout the summer season
  • Coach driver hospitality
  • Free promotional leaflets

Photographs of the museum are available which can be used free of charge in brochures and websites. Contact

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