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Lyme Regis Museum

Bridge Street

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New interactive geology fossil gallery Lyme Regis Museum
  • New interactive geology fossil gallery Lyme Regis Museum
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  • The spiral staircase within Lyme Regis museum.
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Telephone: +44 01297 443370

Opening Times

Summer (25 March 2019 - 31 October 2019)
Winter (1 November 2019 - 31 March 2020)

* April to October Opening Times: Monday to Saturday 10am to 5pm and Sunday 10am to 4pm
November to March Opening Times: Wednesday to Sunday 10am to 4pm

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£5.95 per ticket
Child Under 6 FreeFree
Family£14.75 per ticket
Student£2.75 per ticket

Fossil Walks - Children under 6 go free but must be accompanied by an adult. Child 6 years and over/Student £6. Adult £11. Fossil walks include free entry to the museum if it is open on the day of your walk.

Telephone: +44 01297 443370




  • Facilities for Hearing Impaired Visitors - Induction loop at entrance.
  • Facilities for Visually Impaired Visitors - Large print guides.
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors - Public car park 50m from museum
  • Ramp/Level Access - There is a lift to the first floor.
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Attraction Facilities

  • Shop

Establishment Features

  • Open All Year
  • Printed Material in Foreign Languages - Printed guide to each gallery in German.
  • Shop
  • Toilets

Key Features

  • Approx length of visit - One to one-and-a-half hours.
  • Families
  • In town/city centre - Located in the heart of Lyme Regis on the seafront.
  • Indoor Attraction - Museum collections and programme of talks from visiting guest speakers (see website or phone for times).
  • Outdoor Attraction - Fossil hunting walks along beach, town history walks and rockpooling expeditions organised with museum experts (see website or phone for times).

Parking & Transport

  • Coach Parking
  • Parking (charge) - In town centre and edge of town long-stay car/coach park.

Payment Methods

  • Blue Badge Guides admitted free
  • Can be packages by 3rd parties
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Special group rates - School groups are very welcome and tailored packages are offered. Please contact us or visit the website for full details.
  • Visa accepted

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun - Special days in school holidays (see website or phone). Plenty to see and do with new learning centre and interactive fossil gallery.
  • Marketed towards children - Children's area, dressing up costumes, family fun days, children enjoy free admission.
  • Marketed towards families - Children's area, dressing up costumes, family fun days, children free admission. A very family friendly museum.
  • Marketed towards senior citizens - Reduced price admission.
  • Marketed towards student/youth - Free admission for children, and reduced rates for students (please show student ID to receive reduced rates).

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Demonstrations Given - Fossil talks are given from time to time in the fossil gallery by expert museum staff. In addition, there are talks by visiting speakers. For information on upcoming talks, visit the website or contact us.
  • Educational Visits Accepted - We offer tailored educational visits for schools and have a dedicated and experienced Education Officer. More details can be found on our website, or please contact us to find out more.
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups - Fossil walks along the beach; town history walks and rockpooling (see website or phone for times).
  • Guided Tours Available for Individuals - Fossil walks along the beach; town history walks and rockpooling (see website or phone for times).

Venue Facilities

  • Groups Accepted - Please book.

Access Information


Designated parking within about 50 metres of main entrance
Parking is provided for visitors
Within about 50 metres of the attraction


Guest information in large print format
Information available in alternative formats
Large print (at least 14 point)
Information available in large print


There is a lift

ACCESS TO PUBLIC AREAS (Displays, exhibits, rides etc)

Level access (i.e. no steps or thresholds) or access by a ramp or lift to:
Gift shop
Information point
Public toilet
Public toilet suitable for visitors who use a wheelchair
Ticket issuing point


Facilities for service dogsGuide dogs admitted
Hearing loop system
Routes / pathways throughout the attraction suitable for visitors with limited mobility
Some routes
Routes / pathways throughout the attraction suitable for wheelchair users
Some routes
Seating available throughout the attraction at appropriate intervals, for visitors with limited mobility

This information is self-assessed; therefore we accept no liability for its accuracy. Please contact the venue for further information.

Map & Directions

Telephone: +44 01297 443370

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