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The Museum of Nottingham Life at Brewhouse Yard

Museum of Nottingham Life, Castle Boulevard, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG7 1FB
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Please Note: Due to a fantastic £29.8m Heritage Lottery Funded grant Nottingham Castle and The Museum of Nottingham Life at Brewhouse Yard will be undergoing redevelopment until 2020 and will be closed from Monday 2nd July 2018. Please visit website for updates and information. Why not check out our blog: 13 Brilliant Nottingham Attractions to Visit Now Nottingham Castle is Closed

Located at the base of the Castle Rock, the museum depicts the social history of Nottingham over the last 300 years. It contains a mixture of reconstructed rooms and shop settings, and gallery displays.

Step back into an air raid shelter, experience being in a Victorian home, see inside a child's bedroom and look through the cupboards in the kitchen. See objects that were made or used by people in Nottingham and learn about the history of the area, through sight, sound and touch.

Guide Prices

Admission to the Museum of Nottingham Life only – £2.50 per person, under 5’s FREE
• Admission prices for special events vary
• Group tours cost £5 per person (and must be booked in advance)
• School group prices are available on from

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  • Groups Accepted - 1 free ticket for every 10 purchased
  • Indoor Attraction
  • Max group size - 10
  • Min group size - 1
  • Open by appointment outside normal opening times
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Provider Preferences

  • In town/city centre

Opening Times

Museum of Nottingham Life (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)
Monday - SundayClosed*
Bank HolidayClosed

* Due to a fantastic £29.8m Heritage Lottery Funded grant Nottingham Castle and The Museum of Nottingham Life at Brewhouse Yard are closed for redevelopment until 2020.

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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