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Bailiffgate is now open with full Covid precautions.  Please note our Saturday/Sunday winter opening times below

NB We are closed for annual maintenance from 4pm on 12th Dec 2021, re-opening on 11th January 2022. 

Bailiffgate Museum and Gallery is located at the heart of  Alnwick old town, close to the Bailiffgate entrance to Alnwick Castle. There is 4-hour parking on the street outside, and only 0.3 of a mile from the town car parks and bus station. The nearest rail station -Alnmouth- is 4 miles away.

We are open Tuesday to Sunday and Bank Holiday Mondays. Winter opening times (from 3rd October 2021) are 10am - 4pm, Tuesday to Friday, and 11am to 3pm Saturday and Sunday.

We want you to gain as much as you possibly can from your visit, so feel free to contact us  in advance and ask about any particular field of interest you may have.

Admission prices are currently:

  • Adults  £4 
  • Concessions** £3  
  • Children aged 5-16  £1
  • Under 5s Free

To save paying on arrival you can book online if you wish. The online tickets booked below are valid for one admission in the next 12 months. Please print off your receipt and bring it with you, or show your confirmation e-mail on your phone when you arrive. 

** Visitors age 65+, students age 17+, people with a disability, and people who are unemployed

Why not become a Friend  and you can come into the museum for free for 12 months. You can attend special premiere events for each exhibition and bring another person or your whole family for free***.

 *** See the categories of Friends Membership.

Access and facilities

  • Wheelchair / pushchair access to all areas and disabled toilet for museum visitors- see  our new accessibility guide.
  • Lift to all floors
  • Standard and accessible toilets
  • Baby changing facilities
  • Large print information sheets available from reception
  • Guide dogs welcome
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With Covid precautions still in place, it may be advisable to pre-book, especially for Saturdays and forecast wet days. This can be done here using a  facility kindly provided by Art Tickets .


Please add any relevant free child entries to your booking as we need to know for Covid precautions.



14 Bailiffgate, Alnwick NE66 1LX



+44 (0) 1665 605847 or 660308



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14 Bailiffgate, Alnwick, Northumberland NE66 1LX
Opening Times - 10am - 4pm Tuesday to Sunday 

Tel: +44 (0) 1665 605847

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