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Historical Event, Fri 28 Oct 2016


Derby Museum & Art Gallery

Derby Museum & Art Gallery


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Do you dare spend the night at Derby Museum? Can you take on the challenge of lifting the Mummy’s Curse before sunrise? For the first time in the museum’s history, you can experience the magical atmosphere of a museum overnight as you sleep amongst the collections. Follow the clues, solve the puzzles and complete the challenges over the evening before spending the night metres away from two real life Egyptian mummies!

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled accessDisabled toiletsFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopPublic toiletsAccepts groupsFacilities for corporate hospitality

Children welcome

Event details

Dates Times
Fri 28 Oct 2016 19:00 08:00


Cost: FREE, donations welcome.
Limited places available – for full booking information, please visit
Suitable for ages 7-14, all children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
Wheelchair accessible



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Map reference: SK 350363  Lat: 52.92305 Long: -1.47995

Situated in the Cathedral Quarter. Nearest car park - Bold Lane (ParkSafe). 20 minutes walk from Derby railway station.

Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from Derby station


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
    • YesTo the gift shop