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Kirkleatham Museum


Kirkleatham, Redcar, Tees Valley, TS10 5NW

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Kirkleatham Museum is the local history museum for the borough of Redcar & Cleveland with a treasure trove of artefacts and exhibitions set on three floors all hosted within a magnificent 1710 Queen Anne building.

The museum features a wide range of semi-permanent displays covering local and social history and the maritime and industrial heritage of the area. The renowned Saxon Princess Exhibition is a stunning showcase of some of the finest Anglo Saxon finds from Northern England and is an outstanding and popular addition to the visitor experience.

Kirkleatham Museum plays host to an annual programme of exciting family events, musical performances and seasonal activities.

Guide Prices

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Free AdmissionFree

Admission to the museum is free but there are charges for some of the touring exhibitions and events held at the site.



  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp / Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors


  • On-Site café/restaurant - Light meals & refreshments. Capacity 60, also out side seating and an overflow area.
  • Picnic Site

Parking & Transport

  • Car parking
  • On site parking
  • Parking (free)

Payment Methods

  • Groups Accepted - Essential to prebook.None
  • Max group size - 400
  • Min group size - 30

Provider Facilities

  • Toilets

Provider Features

  • Village Location

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups



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    Map & Directions

    Road Directions

    Nearest major road is A174. From the A19 take the A174, follow signs to Redcar then signs to museum.

    Public Transport Directions

    Nearest station is Redcar Central Station, and is a 10 minute taxi ride away.


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    Opening Times

    * Last admission 4.45pm

    Closed Mondays except Bank Holidays

    Open Good Friday

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