Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update:29/07/2020

The Dorman Museum will re-open on Thursday 30th July 2020.

Entry to the museum is by pre-booked tickets and times. A new one way system will be in place to allow for social distancing.

Visiting the Museum


The Dorman Museum is a free venue, however there may be small charges applied for special events and activities.

There is no need to book a general visit, just arrive at the museum and begin your visit. Large parties or school groups must be booked in advance please contact the Museum on 01642 813781 for details.

There are free lockers in the museum foyer to store bags and coats during your visit.


Admission to the museum is free.

The Nelson Room

Visiting the Museum