Daily from the end of March to the end of October.
10.00am - 5.00pm, last entry 4.30pm.
Winter Opening Times
Open on Friday, Saturday & Sundays until the 18th
of December 2005. 10.00 am until 4.00 pm - last entry
Beck Isle Museum of Rural life, Pickering - North Yorkshire,
Telephone: 01751 473653
Captain Cook Memorial Museum
The Museum is in the 17th century house on Whitby’s
harbour where the young James Cook lodged as apprentice.
It was here Captain Cook trained as a seaman, leading
to his epic voyages of discovery.
March Daily 11.00-15.00
April to end October Daily 09.45-17.00
Last admission - 30 minutes before closing
Family Ticket £10.50
Senior Citizen £3.50
School Group £2.50 per child (pre-booked)
Captain Cook Memorial Museum, Grape Lane, Whitby, YO22
Telephone: 01947 601900
Eureka Children's Museum
The Museum for Children is the first and foremost hands-on
children's museum in the UK and is designed especially
for 0 - 11 year olds.
admissions (Donation inclusive prices)
Adults £7.25 each
Children age 3 years+ £7.25 each
Toddlers age 1-2 years £2.25 each
Babies under 1 year Free
Saver Ticket (admits 5 people) £31.00
After 3pm Mon - Fri visitors are admitted at half price,
during term time only.
Eureka! The Museum for Children, Discovery Road, Halifax,
West Yorkshire, HX1 2NE
Telephone: 01422 330069
National Coal Mining Museum for England
The National Coal Mining Museum for England provides a
great day out with a unique opportunity to travel 140
metres underground down one of Britain's oldest working
The Museum is open daily from 10.00 until 17.00.
The Museum is closed 24-26 December and 1 January.
National Coal Mining Museum, Caphouse Colliery, New Road,
Overton, Wakefield, WF4 4RH
Telephone: 01924 848806
National Media Museum
For the past 23 years we have been the National Museum
of Photography, Film & Television. We’ve changed
our name because the world is changing and we need to
keep pace and remain relevant.
Tuesday to Sunday 10-18
National Media Museum, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD1 1NQ
Telephone: 0870 7010200
The National Railway Museum in York, is the largest railway
museum in the world and contains an unrivalled collection
of locomotives, rolling stock, railway equipment, documents
Daily 10.00 - 18.00
Closed 24, 25, 26 December
National Railway Museum, Leeman Road, York, YO26 4XJ
Telephone: 08704 214001
Nidderdale Museum shows how ordinary people lived, in
imaginative and realistic settings. There are sections
devoted to Agriculture, Industries, Religion, Transport
and Costume. The corridors are lined with photographs
of local interest.
Easter to October 31st
Daily 1.30pm to 4.30pm
August and Bank Holidays
Daily 10.30am to 4.30pm
November 1st to Easter
Saturdays & Sundays only 1.30pm to 4.30pm
Accompanied Children: Free
Telephone: 01423 711225
Swaledale Folk Museum
The Swaledale Folk Museum is based in the Old Merchant
School in Reeth. It is a treasure house of over 500 objects
connected with life and work in the dale.
Open Easter Monday to 5th September, Thursdays, Fridays
and Sundays 10.30 - 5.30, bank holiday Mondays and Sundays
2pm - 5pm.
Swaledale Folk Museum, The Green, Reeth, North Yorkshire,
Telephone: +44 (0)1748 884118
Thackray Medical Museum
The award-winning Thackray Museum is one of the UK’s
leading museums, telling the story of medicine and explaining
how advances in medicine have changed our lives.
Daily 10.00am until 5.00pm. Last entry 3.00pm.
Closed 24th, 25th, 26th, 31st December and 1st January.
Thackray Museum, Beckett Street, Leeds, LS9 7LN
Telephone: 0113 244 4343