The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Opening hours and admission

Find out about Museum admission and opening hours

The exterior of the Roald Dahl Museum

Opening hours from 20 October

Tuesday to Friday 10am to 5pm
Saturday and Sunday 11am to 5pm

Closed most Mondays except the following Mondays in 2018: Monday 12 February, Monday 2 April, Monday 7 May, Monday 28 May, Monday 27 August, Monday 22 October.

Museum admission

Adults £7.00 
Children 5 to 18 £4.70
Children under 5 Free 
Concessions £4.70
(Concessions are for students, people aged 60 or over or for those with disabilities
Family ticket £22.60
(For 2 adults and up to 3 children.)

Disabled visitors are entitled to the concessionary rate of £4.70. Accompanying carers are admitted free of charge.

Our tickets now include re-entry for a whole year!*
Find out about our ticket guidelines and exclusion dates.

We recommend booking in advance, especially if you're visiting during half-term holidays. Please note general admission doesn't include the cost of any workshops.

All children under 16 years of age attending the Museum must be accompanied by an adult (i.e. an individual not younger than 18 years old) at all times.

Gift Aid

If you are a UK tax payer you can choose to Gift Aid your ticket. This means we can claim back the tax you pay on your admission from the government which makes a gigantuous difference to our work as a charity. Find out more.


Please note that no dogs, except assistance dogs, are allowed in the Museum, Cafe or courtyard at any time.

Find out more:

How to book general admissions and workshops

What's on

What's in the galleries

Getting to the Museum