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Eastleigh Museum

Eastleigh

Type:Museums & Galleries

The Citadel, 25 High Street, Eastleigh, Hampshire, SO50 5LF

Tel: 023 8064 3026

Eastleigh Museum

About

Take a tour through Eastleigh’s past and discover what life was like in the 1930s at Eastleigh museum.

Amongst the museum displays, you’ll be able to visit Mr and Mrs Brown, a local locomotive engine driver and his wife, in their home, see a recreation of the Southern Railway Locomotive Works and a steam engine footplate.

There is always something new to see at the museum, which runs a regularly changing programme of special exhibitions, workshops, talks, events and family friendly activities. You can also visit our café for light refreshments, and why not browse our gift shop, where you’ll find items about Eastleigh and the area, as well as a selection of locally produced craft and food items.

The local studies area has a wide variety of information on the history of the borough drawn from the museum’s collection of local material. You can use the local studies area for private research, school projects or just for general interest. If you are researching something in particular, do call the museum in advance to check that there is a relevant file.

Admission to the museum is free.

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
AdultFree
ChildFree

Free admission.

Facilities

Accessibility

  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Disabled persons toilet
  • Facilities for Hearing Impaired Visitors
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access

Catering

  • On-Site cafe/restaurant - The Whistle Stop cafe offering tea, coffee, biscuits and cakes.

Establishment Features

  • All weather attraction
  • Groups by arrangement
  • Open all year round
  • Special Opening for Groups by Arrangement
  • Toilets

Parking & Transport

  • Parking (charge) - Swan Centre

Payment Methods

  • Approx length of visit - 1 hour
  • Groups Accepted
  • Max group size - 25

Provider Preferences

  • In town/city centre
  • Indoor Attraction
  • No Smoking Attraction

Specialist Features

  • Educational Groups
  • Family Fun
  • Marketed Towards Children
  • Marketed Towards Families
  • Marketed Towards Senior Citizens

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted

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Map & Directions

Awards

  • Regional and Miscellaneous -Tourism South East Member 2018 Tourism South East Member 2018 2018

Opening Times

2018 (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)
DayTimes
Monday - Friday10:00 - 16:00*
Saturday10:00 - 14:00*
SundayClosed*
Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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