Museums in England
Museums & Galleries
SAMUEL JOHNSON BIRTHPLACE MUSEUM
Breadmarket Street, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS13 6LG
Discover the life and times of Dr. Johnson, England's greatest man of letters and celebrated wit. His birthplace houses five floors of exhibits including his famous dictionary, period room settings and an introductory video. Johnson spent the f...
County Hall, Market Place, Abingdon, Oxfordshire, OX14 3HG
Abingdon is considered to be the oldest town in Britain. The museum collection reflects its long history and includes archaeological finds from Prehistoric, Roman and Anglo Saxon times. The main museum gallery, the Sessions Hall, was originall...
Museums & Galleries,
The Shires, Court Street, Trowbridge, Wiltshire, BA14 8AT
The Museum tells the story of a thousand years of the history of Wiltshire’s County Town, from its Saxon estate, Medieval Castle and as the centre of West of England woollen cloth production in the industrial period. Visit the Medieval Castle ...
NORFOLK MOTORCYCLE MUSEUM
Norwich Road, North Walsham, Norfolk, NR28 0DS
Norfolk Motorcycle Museum will give you an insight into the history of the motorcycle industry. Pre-war motorbikes are a rare sight considering the numbers that were produced in the 20's and 30's. One of the main reasons for their rarity was the w...
14 Bailiffgate, Alnwick, Northumberland, NE66 1LX
The Bailiffgate Museum presents for the first time the history of Alnwick & District. Attractively located in the former St. Mary's Church, dating from 1836, the Museum can be found close to Alnwick Castle. The people and places of North Nor...
THE HOUSEHOLD CAVALRY MUSEUM
Horse Guards, Whitehall, London, SW1A 2AX
Located in original eighteenth century stables in London's Whitehall, the Household Cavalry Museum offers a 'behind-the-scenes' look into the ceremonial and operational role of the Household Cavalry. Visitors can watch troopers attending to their ...
BUCKLERS HARD MARITIME MUSEUM
Bucklers Hard, Beaulieu, Brockenhurst, Hampshire, SO42 7XB
On the banks of the Beaulieu River, in the New Forest, you’ll find the unique and picturesque village of Bucklers Hard where time has almost stood still. Here warships were built for almost a century including Nelsons favourite H.M.S. Agamemnon. ...
THE FITZWILLIAM MUSEUM CAMBRIDGE
Trumpington Street, Cambridge CB2 1RB
Magnificent collections spanning centuries and civilisations including antiquities from Ancient Egypt, Greece and Rome; sculpture, furniture, armour, ceramics; manuscripts, coins and medals, paintings, drawings and prints. Caf, shop, exhibitions a...
MILESTONES LIVING HISTORY MUSEUM
Leisure Park, Churchill Way West, Basingstoke, Hampshire, RG22 6PG
Imagine an open-air museum inside a massive modern building, with a network of streets and buildings based on those found in Hampshire from the Victorian period and the 1930s. Then you have an impression of the size and scale of Milestones - Hamps...
YORKSHIRE AIR MUSEUM
Halifax Way, Elvington, York YO14 4AU
Unique award winning museum based on authentic WWII Bomber Command Station. Tremendous atmosphere with fascinating exhibitions including restored Control Tower, Memorial Gardens and Rooms, Air Gunners' display, Airborne Forces Museum and much m...