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Plan Your Visit

Museum Pricing

With a surprise around every corner, The Story Museum offers something for everyone, no matter what their age.

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, The Story Museum Galleries will not reopen until later in May but advanced tickets can now be booked. From 13 April we will also be running outdoor storywalks and children's skills courses - see the What's on section for details.

Our shop and cafe are also open but are operating on reduced hours. Please follow the links to their pages to check opening times.

EXPERIENCE Admission for visitors age 1+
The Galleries
£8
Small Worlds (recommended for ages 0-5)
£5
City of Stories (recommended for ages 5+)
£5
Story Pass (unlimited entry to The Story Museum’s Galleries annually)
£36
The Woodshed
n/a
Tickets for events in The Woodshed are priced individually

If you're planning to visit the museum throughout the year, why not purchase a Story Pass?

Looking for a unique gift for friends or family? Buy them a gift voucher to explore The Story Museum.

Please email us or call us on 01865 807600 for more information.

For prices and further information for schools and groups (10+ visitors) please visit Schools and Groups.

Admission is free for those aged under 1 and those who are accompanying disabled visitors. Children under the age of 11 must be accompanied at all times when visiting our exhibition spaces, and both parents and children must have tickets. Where specifically stated, at some workshops children may be left unaccompanied provided that we have a completed registration form. Food and drink are not allowed in our gallery spaces.


Opening Times

Opening Times 20 May - 6 June
20 - 21 May:
Small Worlds Gallery, Shop & Cafe open 09:30-14:00
22 - 23 May:
All Galleries, shop & cafe open 09:30-17:30
24 - 26 May: CLOSED
27 - 28 May:
Small Worlds Gallery, shop & cafe open 09:30-14:00
29 May - 6 June (Half Term):
All Galleries, shop & cafe open 09:30-17:30

Opening Times 7 June - 16 July
Mondays - Wednesdays:
Schools only
Thursdays - Fridays: Small Worlds Gallery, shop & cafe open 09:30-14:00
Saturdays - Sundays:
All Galleries, shop & cafe open 09:30-15:30

Opening Times 17 July - 5 September

Daily:
All Galleries, shop & cafe open 09:30-17:30

For details of times and to book tickets for other events and activities such as our Christmas show, Suddenly a Star, visit the Whats On section of the website or browse our May - August 2021 Season Guide