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Buckinghamshire County Museum & Roald Dahl Childrens Gallery


Church Street
HP20 2QP

Tel: +44 01296 331441

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Buckinghamshire County Museum & Roald Dahl Childrens Gallery
Buckinghamshire County Museum in the heart of historic Aylesbury is a fascinating place to visit for all ages. Discover the county's natural amd cultural heritage together with an exciting programme of changing exhibitions and events throughout the year. Enjoy the friendly cafe, relax in the walled garden or browse in the gift shop. For hands-on fun and Roald Dahl magic visit the fabulous Roald Dahl Children's Gallery (as opening times vary please contact the museum or visit

Little known facts:
1. The oldest part of Buckinghamshire County Museum is a 500 year old timber-framed guildhall complete with rare wall paintings.
2. On display at the museum is one of only six remaining Cubitt cars built in Aylesbury in the 1920s.
3. In the Roald Dahl Children's Gallery you can discover minibeasts inside the Giant Peach and amazing museum objects as you crawl through Fantastic Mr Fox's tunnel.


  • Regional and Miscellaneous -Tourism South East Member Tourism South East Member 2017

Opening Times

2017 (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)

* From 1 november 2011 to 31 March 2012 - Tuesday to Saturday 10am to 4pm
For Roald Dahl Children's Gallery opening hours please see attraction website.
Special Half Term Opening - Saturday 11 February and Monday to saturday 13-18 February 10am-5pm.

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change


Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
County Museum AdmissionFree

For further information including opening times, events and Roald Dahl Children's Gallery ticket prices please contact the museum or visit the museum website.

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