Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update:02/11/2020

Inline with Government guidlines the Dorman Museum will close to the public from 5th November.

We hope to re-open in December following the November lockdown.



General photography within the museum and it’s permanent gallery spaces is allowed.

Temporary exhibitions may have restrictions applied to photography. Signage will inform visitors if photography is NOT allowed within the temporary exhibition.

Permission to photograph objects or film within the museum for professional use must be sought before visiting the site.

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The museum can supply digital images or quality print outs of objects within the collections for professional use – please contact the Assistant Curator (Collections) for details of charges.