Visit us

Visiting us

How to find us; The Museum is located in New Street, only 1 minutes walk from St. Neots Town Centre.

Parking and transport

Pay and display car-parks are close by in the Market Square, Tebbutts Road and Waitrose car park. The nearest bus stop is also in the Market Square. St. Neots Railway Station, on the East Coast main line, is approximately 1 mile away and has a bus stop and a taxi rank.

Opening Times

Tuesday to Saturday 11.00am – 4.00pm We are closed on Sundays and Mondays, except for pre-booked groups.

PLEASE NOTE: The Museum is closed in January for an annual spring clean and re-opens on the first Tuesday in February.

Please ensure you check opening times by telephoning the museum on 01480 214163 before you leave home, particularly during Easter and Christmas holiday periods, to ensure we are open.

Admission Charges

FREE entry for local residents (see below)

Adults £3.00, Seniors and concessions £2.00, Children £1.00 Friends of the Museum receive free admission (please see Friends of the museum page for further details).

We also offer free entry to all families who pay for a drop in family workshop.

FREE entry – all visitors who live in one of the local parishes that make a small contribution to the museum’s running costs are entitled to free entry to the museum.
The parishes who make an annual contribution to the museum are: St Neots, including Eynesbury and the Eatons, Buckden, Chawston with Colesden & Wyboston, Eltisley, Great Paxton, Great Staughton, Hail Weston, Kimbolton, Little Gransden, Little Paxton, Offord Darcy and Offord Cluny, Roxton, Southoe and Midloe, Toseland, Waresley and Tetworth.


  • Ramp/level access to the ground floor
  • Stair lift with wheelchair available on the first floor
  • Disabled person’s toilet
  • No dogs but Guide Dogs/Hearing Dogs welcomed
  • Please telephone for further information, reception 01480 214163

Other facilities

  • Museum shop selling local history books, St Neots souvenirs, locally made crafts, toys, gifts etc.
  • Credit cards accepted on purchases over £10.00
  • Pre-booked groups welcomed
  • Guided tours available by arrangement
  • Education Officer led workshops by arrangement
  • Reminiscence sessions available by arrangement
  • School loans boxes, photo packs and reminiscence boxes available for hire
  • Full programme of events and temporary exhibitions throughout the year
  • Volunteering opportunities available
  • Friends of the Museum Membership Scheme

Children and Families

  • Family friendly displays with hands-on activities
  • Trails and family activity sessions during school holidays