Facilities and accessibility


Toilet facilities are situated at the rear of the museum with access from the car park. Baby changing facilities are available.


The museum is all on one level with no steps or ramps. Disabled parking is available opposite the main entrance to the museum.

Sketchers Coffee Shop

We have a coffee shop which serves a wide range of refreshments, soup, sandwiches, Paninis, and cakes.. On warmer or dry days you can enjoy your coffee in our outside seating area overlooking the River Greta.
Click here for menu.

Museum Shop

The museum shop offers the most comprehensive range of Derwent & Lakeland pencils and accessories anywhere in the UK plus an extensive range of art books. Orders can be placed and paid for over the phone for home delivery
Telephone 017687 73626