Doncaster Museum and Art Gallery was opened in 1964 to display important collections of natural history, archaeology, local history, fine and decorative art. There is also a large and varied temporary exhibition programme throughout the year, as well as special activities for all ages.
- Wednesday to Friday- 10am to 4:30pm
- Saturday and Sunday- 10:30am to 4pm
- Monday and Tuesday- closed
Last admission 15 minutes before closing.
Opening hours may vary throughout the year, please check before visiting.
Easter opening times
Please note that the Museum will be closed on Good Friday and Easter Monday. The Museum will be open as normal on Easter Sunday.
Admission is free at Doncaster Museum and Art Gallery.
Free parking is available to visitors. Please be sure to register your car at the museum reception. For further information, see the car parks leaflet attached to this page.
Bus and train
Easily reached from the town centre, a 10 minute walk from the Interchange, straight up Hallgate, right at the traffic lights, and then left at the mini roundabout down Chequer Road. The number 58 bus from the Interchange stops on route.
Please download the Access Statement and The Doncaster Museum & Art Gallery Story for full details
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Contact the museum on 01302 734293 and they will put you in touch with the appropriate member of staff to arrange an appointment. Please do not bring objects into the museum without an appointment.
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For further information, please contact us:
- email: museumD@doncaster.gov.uk
- tel: 01302 734293
- address: Doncaster Museum and Art Gallery, Chequer Road, Doncaster, DN1 2AE
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