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Museum spaces open today

Exhibitions, For everyone

Tuesday 18th July - Thursday 20th July

Museum courtyard

Key facts

Museum Day Ticket

Adults £7.50

Children/Concessions £5

Family ticket £20
(4 people, at least 1 of whom must be a child)

Opening hours

Open 10.00-17.00

About the event

The Story Museum offers a range of spaces and activities to explore on two floors, with a changing programme of exhibitions and immersive installations. Today’s ticket includes:

Animal – a safari through stories. Explore 12 brand new story habitats and several old favourites to encounter a range of fictional animal characters.  Find out more

Time for bed – explore a starlit bedtime story world. Find out more

Ever After – visit Mission Control and help steer our Story Craft on its mission to collect the 1001 greatest stories and the treasures they contain. Find out more

Wild about colour – feast your eyes on jungles and farmyards, rockets and rainbows in this celebration of illustration featuring original artwork by leading illustrators. Find out more

Narnia – step through the wardrobe into a forest of snow and ice where it’s always winter but never Christmas! Find out more

The changing room – dressing up (for children and adults) and our amazing Talking Throne. Find out more

The Film Den – Catch up with classic television and film adaptations of favourite stories in our intimate cosy cinema space. Find out more.

Wonderland – take your seat at the Mad Hatter’s tea party!




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