North Lincolnshire Museum
Oswald Road, Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire
Monday to Saturday and bank hols: 10am to 4pm (excluding 25, 26 Dec and 1 Jan)
Sunday: 1pm to 4pm
Disabled access to all displays.
Free admission, free
Café is open
Monday to Saturday: 11am to 3pm
North Lincolnshire Museum explores the history and archaeology of North Lincolnshire through interactive and accessible exhibits. Base in Scunthorpe, it is free to visit and is open seven days a week. The galleries of geology, natural history, archaeology and local and social history are set over two floors, with a lift to the first floor. The Courtyard café is on the ground floor. The events programme caters for all ages including families, under 5s and adults. Many activities and events are free to attend. The Museum has been awarded the Communication and Interaction Charter Mark and was shortlisted for the Telegraph family friendly museum of the year award.
Tel: 01724 843533
Hands-on and engaging workshops across five
different venues in North Lincolnshire including North Lincolnshire
Museum, Normanby Hall Country Park, Baysgarth House Museum, Brigg Heritage
Centre and Waters’ Edge Country Park
Outreach workshops and themed experiences
at your school.
Loans service with themed boxes to
complement your workshops.
Learning experiences tailored to the needs
of your school pupils.
Workshops evaluated by teachers and school
pupils to ensure we provide a consistent high service.
We have been awarded the Sandford Award for
We have a Learning Outside the Classroom
Quality Badge, which assures teachers that we offer quality learning
experiences and manage risk effectively.
We have received the North Lincolnshire
Communication and Interaction Charter Mark.
Shortlisted for Shine a Light award which
showcases excellent practice around support children and young people’s communication
Visit the website (link above) for full details of the learning programme.
Archaeology based activities and workshops on prehistory, Romans, Anglo Saxons and Vikings
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