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Bakewell Old House Museum

Type:Museum

Cunningham Place
Bakewell
Derbyshire
DE45 1DD
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Tel01629 813642

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 183 reviews183 reviews
Old House Museum

Guide Prices

Family Ticket £11.50 (2 Adults, up to 3 children 5-16yrs)
Adults £4.00
Children £2
Children under 5 FREE

Awards

  • Other AwardsSelf-assessed Accessibility Information Self-assessed Accessibility Information 2016

Facilities

Site Features

  • Welcome Host

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted

Languages

  • French signs/guides
  • German signs/guides
  • Spanish signs/guides

Property Facilities

  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Gift shop
  • Guided tours for individuals
  • Public toilets
  • Smoking not allowed

Children

  • Children welcome

Parking

  • Parking with charge

Groups

  • Facilities for educational visits
  • Facilities for groups
  • Guided tours for groups

Accessibility

  • Facilities for hearing impaired
  • Facilities for visually impaired

Opening Times

* Opening on the 25th March
Opening hours: 11.00 - 16.00 daily. Please see website for further details.

TripAdvisor

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    119
  • Very Good
    52
  • Average
    11
  • Poor
    0
  • Terrible
    1

Recent Reviews:

  • Richard H
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Very Interesting Museum
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 6th October 2017
    We have made an almost weekly visit to the lovely town of Bakewell for years but only discovered the Old House Museum this year. Today was our third visit for the great value admission fee of £4.50... Read full review
  • KAW687
    London, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Good local museum
    4 of 5 stars
    Friday, 6th October 2017
    Worth the up hill walk to visit the museum. Had a warm welcome and there is quite a lot to see, even the remains of a rampaging elephant! Interesting old building. Read full review
  • John D
    Chesham, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    local museum
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 1st October 2017
    A great little museum. Well laid out with interesting exhibits. Helpful friendly volunteers. Plenty of toys for children (and grown ups!). Ticket was valid for a year - useful if you are in the area... Read full review

Map & Directions

Road Directions

It is advisable to park in the town centre of Bakewell and walk up through the churchyard, or there are bus services which drop people up the Monyash Road at the bus stop called Old House Museum.

Accessible by Public Transport: Matlock station is 8 miles away.

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