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We’re pleased to welcome back the North Yorkshire Moors Birds of Prey to the museum this October half term.

Come and meet the owls every day from Sunday 23 – Saturday 29 October (the museum will be closed on Sunday 30 October for the Halloween Spooky Walk set-up).


The museum facilities include a tearoom, Victorian sweetshop, gift shop and toilets. The museum is accessible, there are lifts for the upstairs galleries and Accessible toilets are available.

Only Assistance dogs are allowed

Opening Times

The Museum is open 10am-4pm Monday- Saturday in October Half term. Normal opening hours are 10am-4pm Tuesday to Sunday term time.

We are open all week in the school holidays and on bank holiday Mondays.

The museum will be closed on Sunday 30 October for the Halloween Spooky Walk set-up


Entry to see the North Yorkshire Moors Birds of Prey is included in the price of museum admission, see museum admission prices here

All of our tickets last a year so you can visit as many times as you like. If you already have a valid museum pass, don’t forget to bring it with you.


Address: Preston Park Museum & Grounds, Yarm Road, Stockton-on-Tees, UK

Public Transport Directions

By Train

Preston Park Museum & Grounds is about a 12 minute walk from Eaglescliffe Railway Station, operated by Northern. Grand Central also run services between Sunderland and London.

By Bus

The museum is on a well serviced bus route with a stop at the entrance to the grounds.

For more information about public transport links, visit or telephone Stockton Tourist Information on 01642 528130.

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