Other Facilities

Wheelchair and disabled access

We have excellent disabled access and facilities throughout the Museum and grounds. Please see our Access Statement for further information.

Wheelchair and mobility scooter hire

We have two mobility scooters and two wheelchairs for hire. It is essential that you pre-book these before your visit.  Please contact us to reserve these on 01963 440804.

Baby changing

We have baby changing facilities in the reception/foyer area and within the Museum.

Picnic areas

We have a picnic area located by our outdoor play area. Please note picnics cannot be consumed in the cafe. 

Fun for all the family
Car parking

There are dedicated parking bays in the car park for blue badge holders. We have ample space including overflow, for larger vehicles (e.g. coaches and motorhomes – please follow the parking signs).

First Aid

We have several first aid points across the site.

Dog walking area

Located on the field opposite the overflow car parking area to the rear of the building. Please help us to keep this area clean and safe for children to play by clearing up after your dog. Please note guide and assistance dogs are welcome into the Museum, unfortunately we do not allow pets into the Museum. Please remember to consider your dog when leaving them in your vehicle!

Pod point electric vehicle charging

We have 4 brand new electric vehicle charging points located to the side of the Museum in our new car park. There are 8 sockets available, all 7kW. You can use the Pod Point App to find out more about each charging point.