Opening times 2019/2020

  • 6th April 2019 – 2nd November 2019 :  Monday to Friday 10am to 5pm
  • 3rd November 2019 – 27th March 2020:  Tuesday to Friday 10am to 1pm
  • 23rd Dec 2019 – 2nd January 2020:  Museum closed

Please note we are not open on Sundays

Admission charges:

  • Adults £5.00
  • Seniors/concessions £4.00
  • Annual season ticket   £7.50
  • Children under 16 free ( must be accompanied by an adult )

How to Find Us

On foot: We are a 15 minute walk from Ilfracombe harbour and a short distance from the town centre, next door to the Landmark Theatre.

Public Transport: There is a bus stop on Wilder Road with connections to Barnstaple and Combe Martin.

By Car: Once in Ilfracombe follow signs for the harbour. Pass the Dilkhusa Grand Hotel on your right and we are the next turning on the left behind Runnymede Gardens.

Parking: There is a small pay and display car park outside the museum. Drop off for disabled visitors is possible at the museum entrance

Accessibility: The museum is on one level with a ramp for wheelchair access. The only area inaccessible to wheelchairs is the toilet.

Guide dogs and assistance dogs only are permitted.

We have free audio guides covering the Maritime & Ilfracombe galleries available at reception.

Seating is available in some of our galleries.