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Group visits

Enjoy These Benefits

Complimentary familiarisation visit for Group Organiser, free admission for Group Organiser, free coach parking, admission and refreshments for driver, introduction on arrival by a member of staff.

Standard Group Visit

£8.00 per person, minimum 15 people. All coach/minibus parties need to book ahead to enable us to monitor parking, even if numbers are below 15.

These self-guided visits take place within normal opening hours and include the main collection, exhibition, and grounds. A visit to the Museum and galleries can take up to four hours. Available:

2017
18 March – 29 October, Tuesday – Sunday (plus Mondays during August and Bank Holidays), 12noon – 5pm
23 November – 17 December, Tuesday – Sunday, 12noon – 4.30pm.

Private Tours

£12.00 per person, minimum 15 – maximum 60 people.
Ninety-minute private tours can be booked in advance and take place outside of normal opening hours. Visitors will be escorted by trained guides. Tour price includes admission for the day. Available:

2017
18 March – 29 October, Tuesday – Sunday (plus Mondays during August), beginning before 11.30am and after 5pm
23 November – 17 December, Tuesday – Sunday, beginning before 11.30am and after 4.30pm.

Private Tours are not conducted whilst the Museum is open to the public due to the logistics of the building.

Booking

All groups need to book in advance and will receive written confirmation of their visit. For bookings and general enquiries contact Reception on 01225 820866 or use our contact form. Catering in the Café can be organised in conjunction with visit and discussed with Catering Manager.