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Lyme Regis Museum

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Telephone:+44 01297 443370

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Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£4.95 per ticket
Child Under 16 FreeFree
Seniors£4.45 per ticket
Student£2.50 per ticket

Children under 16 years old visit the museum for free, but must be accompanied by an adult. 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.


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Attraction Facilities

  • Shop

Venue Facilities

  • Groups Accepted - Please book.

Key Features

  • 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).


  • 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 - To ground floor only

Parking & Transport

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

Payment Methods

  • Approx length of visit - One to one-and-a-half hours.
  • Blue Badge Guides admitted free
  • Can be packages by 3rd parties
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Visa accepted

Establishment Features

  • Open all year
  • Printed Material in Foreign Languages - Printed guide to each gallery in German.

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun - Special days in school holidays (see website or phone)
  • Marketed towards children - Children's area, dressing up costumes, family fun days, children free admission.
  • Marketed towards families - Children's area, dressing up costumes, family fun days, children free admission.
  • Marketed towards senior citizens - Reduced price admission.
  • Marketed towards student/youth - Free admission.

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Demonstrations Given - Talks by visiting speakers (see website or phone for times).
  • Educational Visits Accepted - See website or phone.
  • 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).

Opening Times

Summer (17 July 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)

* The museum reopens on 17th July 2017 bigger and better than ever! There is a new interactive fossil gallery, Fine Foundation Learning Centre, improved visitor facilities including a lift and a new and improved gift shop.

We’re building our exciting extension, the Mary Anning Wing between September 2016 and July 2017. We’ll still be running our famous fossil walks whilst the museum is closed. Either book on-line at, or telephone 01297 443370.


Sunday, 1st January 2017 - Sunday, 31st December 2017

Mary Anning Walks - Lyme Regis MuseumExplore the paths and streets of old Lyme as Mary knew them with expert guide Natalie Manifold. Walks run throughout the year. Full details and to book contact Lyme Regis Museum at or 01297 443370.
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Monday, 17th July 2017 - Sunday, 10th September 2017

Coming Home for Breakfast Vivienne GrahamExhibition: 'A Volunteer's View' by Vivienne Graham
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Wednesday, 26th July 2017 - Thursday, 27th July 2017

Children's dinosaur sculpture workshop at Lyme Regis MuseumChildren's Dinosaur Sculpture Workshops with Darrell Wakelam
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