Times and Charges

Opening Hours, Prices


The museum is open Wednesday to Sunday plus bank holiday Mondays

Opening Hours - Winter & Spring 2022

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Opening Times

We are currently open on Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays, and bank holiday Mondays only. Times 1000 to 1630, last entry 1600.

Christmas and New Year 2022-3

The information below may be subject to change nearer the time

Friday 23rd December CLOSED
Saturday 24th December CLOSED
Christmas Day 25th CLOSED
Boxing day 26th CLOSED
Tuesday December 27th OPEN
Wednesday 28th December OPEN
Thursday 29th December OPEN
Friday 30th December OPEN
Saturday 31st December CLOSED
Sunday 1st January OPEN
Monday 2nd January OPEN
Tuesday 3rd January OPEN


Children under the age of 14 are welcome but may only visit in the company of an adult or in supervised groups.

We accept major credit cards. Contactless payment preferred up to 45.

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Our admission charges are:

Admission From 1st April 2022
Adult 6.00
Concession 5.00
Child 3.00
Family 14

Concessions are available to unwaged persons, and to students, with ID. Concessions are available to Senior Citizens aged 65 and over. Please bring evidence of entitlement.

Child rate is for children aged 7 - 15

Children aged 6 and younger are free.

A Family means 1 adult and up to 4 children, or 2 adults and up to 3 children.

Members of the Canal Museum Trust and the Museums Association: 3

Admission to illustrated talks, after 1900 on the first Thursday of the month (when resumed) 4 adult, 3 concession

One carer for a registered disabled visitor will be offered free entry

Illustrated talks held online are free.

Reduced charges are available to groups of 10 or more.
Please see our group visits page.