Overview

Visit Market Hall Museum in Warwick which has recently opened after a major refurbishment. The Museum celebrates the stories of Warwickshire and its people and has been refurbished thanks to a grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund and with the support of heritage, natural history and community groups from across the county. Explore the new galleries, discover treasures from Warwickshire’s collections and archives, and enjoy a tour of this historic, landmark building re-imagined for the next generation of visitors.

Visitor Info

Opening hours

Mondays : Closed

Tuesdays – Saturdays : 10.00am – 5.00pm

Sundays: 10.00am – 5.00pm

General admission to the Museum is FREE.

A programme of events and activities runs year-round at the Museum Some events require a small entry fee.

More information about upcoming events.

Accessibility

  • Platform lift to all floors
  • Accessible toilet on the ground floor
  • Large print cafe menus
  • Braille map of the museum available
  • Tactile interactive dressing-up costume representative of costume and objects on display
  • Symbols for orientation
  • Digi-labels enabling changeable background colour, font size and text to speech
  • Text panels in sans serif font approved by our consultation group
  • T-Loop
  • Captions on videos
  • Staff are trained to support our visitors.

 

If you feel you require assistance at any time during your visit please tell our front of house/reception staff. Please note that in the event of an emergency, access from the first floor galleries to the ground floor emergency exits will be restricted to the main staircase. If any of our visitors require assistance in the event of an emergency, we ask that you contact one of our members of staff upon arrival at the Museum.

Conferences & meetings

Want to hire a venue with a difference? Located in the heart of historic Warwick, Market Hall Museum’s magnificent architecture and collections create the perfect backdrop for any event.

This fantastic venue offers an exciting, unique, alternative in which to hold your event. Whether you are organising a conference, networking event, or private party, this venue provides an unforgettable experience. Where else can you host an event alongside an iconic Giant Irish Deer (Oisin), full-size replica of the Wilmcote Plesiosaur skeleton and the Warwickshire Bear?

For more information visit: http://heritage.warwickshire.gov.uk/visit/hire-our-venues/

Weddings

Facilities

Food & Drink

The Cafe at Market Hall serves locally sourced goods, our menu aims to offer our visitors a variety of choice.

Choose from pastries, savouries, sandwiches, and a wide range of cakes, including gluten free. Drink in or take away an award winning cup of Monsoon Estates Coffee. Or try handpicked Golden Monkey teas, including our in-house exclusives, Market Hall Blend and our warming Warwickshire ‘Bear Hug’.

Available on request adapted cutlery, bottle warmer and high chairs.

Offers