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Bakewell Old House Museum

Type:Museum

Cunningham Place
Bakewell
Derbyshire
DE45 1DD
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Bakewell Old House Museum

Guide Prices

Family Ticket £14 (2 Adults, up to 3 children 5-16yrs)
Adults £5 - Child £2.50 - Under 5s FREE
Children £2
Children under 5 FREE

Awards

  • Other AwardsSelf-assessed Accessibility Information Self-assessed Accessibility Information 2018

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Disabled toilets
  • Facilities for hearing impaired
  • Facilities for visually impaired
  • Wheelchairs available

Booking & Payment Details

  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)

Catering

  • Picnic site

Children

  • Baby changing facilities
  • Children welcome

Groups

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

Meeting, Conference & Wedding Facilities

  • Sole use of venue

Parking

  • Parking with charge

Property Facilities

  • Dogs accepted
  • Gift shop
  • Guided tours for individuals
  • Public toilets
  • Smoking not allowed
  • WiFi or internet access

Site Features

  • Welcome Host

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted

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 2018

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    144
  • Very Good
    59
  • Average
    12
  • Poor
    0
  • Terrible
    1

Recent Reviews:

  • sueabram
    Mojacar, Spain
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    All immersing
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 26th September 2018
    Fabulous small museum. Set in a Tudor building, actually lived in until 1966! Tells Bakewell’s story through local artefacts- including the Workhouse clock. History that you can hold in your hand... Read full review
  • whitby697
    Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    A little Gem
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 7th October 2018
    What a wonderful museum set in one of the oldest houses in Bakewell, they are still finding things hidden within the thick walls. The house has gone through so many changes in it's long life with... Read full review
  • dolly431
    Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Lively visit
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 11th October 2018
    My husband and I stumbled across the museum after exploring the church and grounds. This museum is filled with interesting exhibits including an original cell door from Bakewell police station... 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 6 miles away.

Public Transport Directions

The museum has a small car park for less abled visitors.  Please call to book a space.

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