Disabled Access

  • The Ground floor of the museum has no steps and is mostly flat throughout the building from the outside pavement giving easy access to Reception, the Special Exhibition room, Galleries 1, 2 and 3 and the outside courtyard.
  • A lift is available to the first floor giving access to the Andrew Room (meeting room) and small kitchen.
  • Access to Gallery 4 and the Local History room on the first floor are by use of a staircase from Gallery 3 or 3 steps from Lift area.
  • Disabled toilet access is on ground floor.
  • Unfortunately the age and nature of the museums Grade 2 listed building means that neither staircase to the first floor is wheelchair friendly.
  • The outside courtyard is accessible by all.
  • Parking is available at paying car parks in the town within a few minutes level walk.