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Visit UsThe Visit Us page provides details of Lyme Regis Museum's opening times, admission prices, accessibility, and how to get here.

Opening Times

Easter to November Monday to Saturday: 10.00-17.00, Sunday: 11.00-17.00
November to Easter Wednesday to Sunday 11.00-16.00   NB 12.00-1600 on 25th Feb
  • More specific dates are put on our Home page when we know them.
  • Usually open daily in all school holidays throughout the year.
  • Special evening opening for groups can be arranged.

Call 01297 443370 or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more details. Alternatively you can find our full contact details on our Contact Us page.

Admission Prices

Adults £3.95
Senior Citizens £3.45
Accompanied children and students (excluding school visits) FREE
Friends of the Museum plus one guest FREE

Visitors who are not be able to access the upper floors are welcome to enter free of charge with a companion/carer.


The museum is in a quirky Grade II listed building.  The ground floor and shop are accessible to people with limited mobility and wheelchair users but there is currently no lift.  There is a photographic display on the ground floor showing the upper galleries.

There are large print text folders in all the galleries.

We are happy to assist with special requirements wherever possible, so please give us a call on 01297 443370 before you visit if you think we can help.

How to get here

By Car/Parking

There are two large car parks to the West and East of Lyme Regis – Holmbush and Charmouth Road which cost just £2.00 for all day parking.  Both are 10 - 15 minutes walk from the museum (Charmouth Road is nearer).  There are smaller car parks in central Lyme Regis but these are often very crowded. There is no parking at the museum itself.

By Bus

The CoastlinX53 service stops  at Lyme Regis. Find out more about the Jurassic Coast Bus Service. Regular buses also run to and from Lyme Regis. Contact Traveline on tel: 0870 6082608 or visit Traveline for further information.

By Train

There are frequent services to Exeter St David's from Axminster, 10 minutes drive from Lyme. Direct trains go from Axminster to London Waterloo.

Connecting services are available at Exeter St Davids to Axminster from where you catch a bus to Lyme Regis. Visit National Rail Enquiries for further information.

By Coach

National Express operate direct coach services to Lyme Regis throughout the summer season. Contact tel: 08705 808080 or visit National Express



Further Useful Information:

  • How to Contact Lyme Regis Museum
  • General email address for Lyme Regis Museum:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
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