Opening Times

Monday to Friday: 10am – 1pm, 2pm – 5pm
Saturday: 10am – 4pm
Sunday: CLOSED


Winter closure 2016/17: The Museum will be closed to the public from 23rd December - 9th January.


Bank holiday opening 2017: The Museum will be open on all bank holiday Saturdays and Mondays with the exception of Christmas and New Year (winter closing dates 2017/18 tbc). The Museum will be closed as usual on all Sundays and in addition, closed on Good Friday.



Aug 4, 2017

This was the question we were asked by Kanta Kiyomoto a year 8 student at Cambridge International School. Kanta is studying various forms and sources of radiation for his Silver CREST award and wondered if we could help out with some radioactive gems.


Jun 28, 2017

How do you reach an untapped audience 4 hours away? You join forces with colleagues in affiliated organisations and travel down to the seaside together to do some outreach!