Museums Quarter, Hull - Open daily. Free entry.

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Accessibility:

There is limited blue badge parking available please ask at Wilberforce House reception or telephone 01482 616428 in advance.  Alternatively there are two on street blue badge only parking bays available on Ghandi Way.


The Hull and East Riding Museum and the Streetlife Museum are fully wheelchair accessible with lifts to all floors. There are public toilets including wheelchair accessible and baby changing facilities. Assistance dogs are welcome. At Wilberforce House the ground floor and most of the first floor are wheelchair accessible. There are public toilets including wheelchair accessible and baby changing facilities. Assistance dogs are welcome. Unfortuntely the Arctic Corsair Trawler is not wheelchair accessible, but the deck of the ship can be viewed from the river side.


Brief Description:

The Museums Quarter Hull consists of four mueseums, The Hull and East Riding Museum, Wilberforce House, Streetlife and the Arctic Corsair Trawler. It is situated on High Street in the Old Town on the banks of the River Hull.

 

Further Information

Address:

High Street, Old Town, Hull HU1 1PS

 

Email:

mailto:museums@hullcc.gov.uk

 

Phone:

01482 613902

 

Website:

www.hullcc.gov.uk/museums

 

Opening Hours:

Hull & East Riding Museum: Monday to Saturday 10am – 5pm and Sunday 1.30pm – 4.30pm.
Arctic Corsair: Wednesday and Saturday 10am – 4.30pm and Sunday 1.30pm – 4.30pm.
Streetlife Museum: Monday to Saturday 10am – 5pm and Sunday 1.30pm – 4.30pm.
Wilberforce Museum: Monday to Saturday 10am – 5pm and Sunday 1.30pm – 4.30pm


Directions:

From Beverley via A1079 (13.4m). Head north east on Newbegin towards Lairgate/A164. Turn left onto Lairgate/A164. Turn left onto York Road/A1174. Follow A1079 and A1033 to Cleveland Street/A1165 in Hull for 9.8 miles. Continue on A1165. Drive to High Street.

 

From Barton upon Humber via Humber Bridge/A15 and A63 (11m) (this route has tolls). Get on Humber Bridge/A15 from Ferriby Road/A1077. Follow A15 and A63 to Market Place in Hull for 9.3 miles. Continue on Market Place. Drive to High Street.


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Transport:

The closest railway station is at Hull approximately 0.6 miles away. There are buses that serve the local area. For more travel information go to http://www.traveline.info or call 0871 200 22 33.

 

Amenities:

Hull has a wealth of attractions including museums, churches, hotels, bed-and-breakfast accommodation, bars and restaurants, with grocery stores and several shopping centres.