LISTING CATEGORY: Museums

The Harley Gallery and Foundation

Address
Welbeck
Worksop
S80 3LW

01909 501700

website

About
Discover art and craft at The Harley Gallery, with historical displays from the Portland Collections and inspirational contemporary exhibitions.

  • Free Parking on Site Yes
  • Paid Parking On Site No
  • Toilet Facilities Yes
  • Restaurant or Café Facilities Yes
  • Light Refreshments No
  • Free Disabled Parking Yes
  • Limited Disabled Parking Please call ahead No
  • Full Access for Mobility Impaired Yes
  • Limited Access for Mobility Impaired No
  • Accessible Toilet Facilities Yes
  • Group Visits Available Yes
  • Programme of Public Events Yes

Langwith Whaley Thorns Heritage Centre

Address
The Phoenix Centre
North Street
Langwith NG20 9BN

01623 747601

About
Over 3000 local photographs and family history documentation, plus artefacts.

  • Free Parking on Site Yes
  • Paid Parking On Site No
  • Toilet Facilities Yes
  • Restaurant or Café Facilities Yes
  • Light Refreshments No
  • Free Disabled Parking Yes
  • Limited Disabled Parking Please call ahead No
  • Full Access for Mobility Impaired Yes
  • Limited Access for Mobility Impaired No
  • Accessible Toilet Facilities Yes
  • Group Visits Available Yes
  • Programme of Public Events Yes

Creswell Crags Museum and Visitor Centre

Address
Crags Road
Welbeck
Worksop S80 3LH

01909 720378

website

About
Creswell Crags is one of the most important Ice Age sites in Northern Europe and home to Britain’s only known Ice Age rock art.

  • Free Parking on Site Yes
  • Paid Parking On Site No
  • Toilet Facilities Yes
  • Restaurant or Café Facilities Yes
  • Light Refreshments No
  • Free Disabled Parking Yes
  • Limited Disabled Parking Please call ahead Yes
  • Full Access for Mobility Impaired No
  • Limited Access for Mobility Impaired No
  • Accessible Toilet Facilities Yes
  • Group Visits Available Yes
  • Programme of Public Events Yes

Calverton Folk Museum

Address
Museum Cottage
Main Street
Calverton NG14 6FG

0115 8417832

website

About
A museum housing displays on the history of framework knitting, invented by William Lee of Calverton. Includes period furniture and clothing, fossils, Victorian kitchen, living room and bedroom.

  • Free Parking on Site No
  • Paid Parking On Site No
  • Toilet Facilities No
  • Restaurant or Café Facilities No
  • Light Refreshments No
  • Free Disabled Parking No
  • Limited Disabled Parking Please call ahead No
  • Full Access for Mobility Impaired No
  • Limited Access for Mobility Impaired Yes
  • Accessible Toilet Facilities No
  • Group Visits Available Yes
  • Programme of Public Events No

Bilsthorpe Heritage Society

Address
c/o 6 Cross Street
Bilsthorpe
Newark
NG22 8QY

01623 871366

About
The group explores the changes in Bilsthorpe and local area, plotting agriculture, mining and small businesses and the effects it has on the community.

  • Free Parking on Site Yes
  • Paid Parking On Site No
  • Toilet Facilities Yes
  • Restaurant or Café Facilities No
  • Light Refreshments Yes
  • Free Disabled Parking Yes
  • Limited Disabled Parking Please call ahead No
  • Full Access for Mobility Impaired Yes
  • Limited Access for Mobility Impaired No
  • Accessible Toilet Facilities No
  • Group Visits Available No
  • Programme of Public Events Yes

Mansfield Fire Museum

Address
Fire Station
Rosemary Street
Mansfield NG19 6AB

079790 656849 (mobile)

website

About
A fascinating display of fire fighting equipment dating from 1666 to the present.

  • Free Parking on Site Yes
  • Paid Parking On Site No
  • Toilet Facilities Yes
  • Restaurant or Café Facilities No
  • Light Refreshments No
  • Free Disabled Parking Yes
  • Limited Disabled Parking Please call ahead No
  • Full Access for Mobility Impaired Yes
  • Limited Access for Mobility Impaired No
  • Accessible Toilet Facilities Yes
  • Group Visits Available Yes
  • Programme of Public Events Yes

Mansfield Museum

Address
Leeming Street
Mansfield
NG18 1NG

01623 463088

website

About
We collect, preserve and display items relating to Mansfield, complemented by a host of enjoyable and wide-ranging exhibitions, events, projects and outreach work.

  • Free Parking on Site No
  • Paid Parking On Site No
  • Toilet Facilities Yes
  • Restaurant or Café Facilities No
  • Light Refreshments Yes
  • Free Disabled Parking No
  • Limited Disabled Parking Please call ahead No
  • Full Access for Mobility Impaired Yes
  • Limited Access for Mobility Impaired No
  • Accessible Toilet Facilities Yes
  • Group Visits Available Yes
  • Programme of Public Events Yes

Papplewick Pumping Station

Address
Rigg Lane
Ravenshead
NG15 9AJ

0115 9632938

website

About
Regarded as Britain’s finest Victorian fresh water pumping station, the station holds regular steaming events demonstrating how Nottingham’s fresh water was provided.

  • Free Parking on Site Yes
  • Paid Parking On Site No
  • Toilet Facilities Yes
  • Restaurant or Café Facilities No
  • Light Refreshments No
  • Free Disabled Parking Yes
  • Limited Disabled Parking Please call ahead No
  • Full Access for Mobility Impaired No
  • Limited Access for Mobility Impaired Yes
  • Accessible Toilet Facilities Yes
  • Group Visits Available Yes
  • Programme of Public Events Yes

Newstead Abbey

Address
Newstead Abbey Park
Ravenshead
NG15 8NA

01623 455900

website

About
Experience the romance and mystery of Newstead Abbey, once home to the notorious poet, Lord Byron.

  • Free Parking on Site No
  • Paid Parking On Site Yes
  • Toilet Facilities Yes
  • Restaurant or Café Facilities Yes
  • Light Refreshments No
  • Free Disabled Parking No
  • Limited Disabled Parking Please call ahead Yes
  • Full Access for Mobility Impaired Yes
  • Limited Access for Mobility Impaired No
  • Accessible Toilet Facilities Yes
  • Group Visits Available Yes
  • Programme of Public Events Yes

Queen’s Royal Lancers and Nottinghamshire Yeomanry Museum

Address
Thoresby Courtyard
Thoresby Park
Nr Perlethorpe NG22 9EP

01623 824222

website

About
Immerse yourself in stories of Nottinghamshire’s Cavalry Regiments: The Queen’s Royal Lancers, The Sherwood Rangers Yeomanry and The South Nottinghamshire Hussars.

  • Free Parking on Site Yes
  • Paid Parking On Site No
  • Toilet Facilities Yes
  • Restaurant or Café Facilities Yes
  • Light Refreshments No
  • Free Disabled Parking Yes
  • Limited Disabled Parking Please call ahead No
  • Full Access for Mobility Impaired Yes
  • Limited Access for Mobility Impaired No
  • Accessible Toilet Facilities Yes
  • Group Visits Available No
  • Programme of Public Events Yes