Avoncroft is open throughout the year, with reduced opening hours between the start of November and the end of February.

The exciting events programme includes a variety of activities for all ages. Whether you have a specialist interest or are looking for a great place to keep the family entertained, you’ll find something to suit everyone at Avoncroft Museum.

Reduced rates are available for school visits and pre-booked group visits.

Well-behaved dogs are allowed to visit the Museum grounds but must be kept on leads at all times. Service dogs are welcome at the Museum including the Edwardian Tea Room.

A selection of light lunches and refreshments, including soup of the day, oven-baked jacket potatoes and delicious savouries. You can visit the Tea Room independently from the Museum during any of the Tea Room opening hours, excluding big event days.


We are also open for special events on some bank holidays and during school half term breaks in addition to the days and times above, please check our Forthcoming events for more information.

Opening times