Winter closedown

Following the Santa Weekend on 16/17 December, the Museum will be closed for the Christmas and New Year holidays. We won’t be open on 23/24 nor on 30/31 December. The Museum will also be closed during January while we make some improvements. The Museum will reopen on Saturday 3 February 2018.

Santa Weekend, 16 and 17 December

Kids, come and tell Santa what you’re hoping to receive at Christmas time!

Santa will be in his Grotto on Saturday and Sunday 16 and 17 December from 12 o’clock until 4 o’clock, waiting to find out what to he will have to put on his sleigh to deliver on Christmas Day. and working out how many reindeer he will need to pull it!

Tickets for a visit to Santa’s Grotto are £8.00 each including admission to the museum and a prize. Tickets are available on the day at the door. For those who aren’t visiting Santa, the normal admission prices apply.

Lots of other attractions including model railways, free rides on our Christmas bus and craft activities for kids. Mince pies and other light refreshments on sale.