Coronavirus

Due to the current Corona virus outbreak, many attractions are delaying their 2020 season opening times and event organisers are cancelling or postponing their events.

While we will try to update the information on this site as much as possible, we cannot guarantee to have all the information we would like.

Therefore we urge you to check the latest information on the attraction or event's website or Facebook pages, and to contact them before travelling to avoid disappointment.

museums and attractions

Transport

Paddle Steamer – Medway Queen Visitor Centre 2020

Gillingham Pier, Pier Approach Road, Gillingham, Kent, ME7 1RX.
Tel: 01634 575 717.

  • Parking
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

The last of the Thames Estuary paddle steamers, famous for her heroic service at Dunkirk in 1940. The Visitor Centre showcases the history of the ship…

Transport / Maritime

National Maritime Museum 2020

Romney Road, Greenwich, London, Greater London, SE10 9NF.

  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

The world’s largest maritime museum with a vast collection that spans artworks, maps and charts, memorabilia and thousands of other objects. Explore…

Transport / Maritime

Cutty Sark 2020

King William Walk, Greenwich, London, Greater London, SE10 9HT.

  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

Celebrating her 150th birthday in 2019, the world famous tea clipper has been extensively restored and has been raised off the floor of the dry dock in…

Transport / Maritime

IWM Duxford 2020

IWM Duxford, Duxford, Cambridgeshire, CB22 4QR.
Tel: 01223 835 000.

  • Parking
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

Walk through the same hangars and buildings as those who served at RAF Duxford. See aircraft take to the skies from the airfield that Spitfires first flew.…

Transport / Aircraft

Steamship Sir Walter Scott 2020

Trossachs Pier, Loch Katrine, By Callander, Stirling, Perthshire, FK17 8HZ.

  • Parking
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

A centenarian steamship sailing from Trossachs pier, Loch Katrine. Morning trips goes up the lake to Stronachlachar. Afternoon sailings are sightseeing…

Transport / Maritime

Historic Dockyard Chatham 2020

Western Avenue, Chatham , Kent, ME4 4TY.
Tel: 01634 823 800.

  • Parking
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

The museum will be closed until 30th April and possibly later, due to the coronavirus outbreak. Covers 80 acres and contains some 47 ancient monuments…

Transport / Maritime

Pilgrim BM45

Town Pontoon , Brixham Harbour, Brixham, Devon, TQ5 9BP.

Built and launched at J.W & A. Upham's shipyard in the port in 1895, 'Pilgrim' is a wooden ketch rigged heritage sailing trawler and a proud member of…

Transport / Maritime

Shetland Museum 2020

Hay's Dock, Lerwick, Shetland, ZE1 0WP.

  • Parking
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

A collection of models of steam passenger vessels, cargo vessels, whalers and fishing boats, also photographs, small relics, etc.

Transport / Maritime

Deal Museum 2020

22 St Georges Road, Deal, Kent, CT14 6BA.

  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

Formerly known as the Deal Maritime & Local History Museum, it has displays portray the changing history of Deal, Walmer and the surrounding area. The…

Transport / Maritime

Cotswold Motoring Museum & Toy Collection 2020

The Old Mill, Bourton-on-the-Water, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL54 2BY.
Tel: 01451 821 255.

  • Parking
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

More than a motor museum and toy collection, it's a classic day out that offers something for all the family. Seven galleries packed with vintage cars,…

Transport / Road

North Devon Maritime Museum 20205

Odun House, Odun Road, Appledore, Devon, EX39 1PT.
Tel: 01237 422 064.

  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

Offers an insight into the rich shipbuilding and seafaring history of the area. In seven exhibition rooms, visitors can discover the WW2 beach landing…

Transport / Maritime

Trolleybus Museum 2020

Belton Road, Sandtoft, Doncaster, Lincolnshire, DN8 5SX.
Tel: 01724 711 391.

  • Parking
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

The museum has over 60 historic trolleybuses in its collection, many are in working order. Most come from towns and cities around Britain, but there are…

Transport / Road

Waterlines

Lybster Harbour, Shore Road, Lybster, Caithness, KW3 6DB.

  • Parking
  • Refreshments
  • Full disabled access

Visitor centre and museum in restored buildings close to the attractive harbour at Lybster. Exhibits on local area and industries.

Transport / Maritime

Stonehurst Family Farm & Museum

Bond Lane, Mountsorrel, Leicestershire, LE12 7AA.

  • Parking
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

The motor museum with its collection of motoring memorabilia, veteran, vintage and classic cars as well as Leicestershire's first motorised bus, forms…

Transport / Road

Salmon Bothy Museum

Links Road, Portsoy, Aberdeenshire, AB45 2SS.

  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

Housed in what were the ground floor ice house chambers, with displays, artefacts and information about Portsoy’s harbours, industry, trade and Salmon…

Transport / Maritime

Sail Loft

The Copper Kingdom Centre, Amlwch Port, Anglesey/Sir Fon, LL68 9HE.

  • Refreshments
  • Part disabled access

Contains a range of displays and artefacts associated with the maritime history of Amlwch Port. It has an unusual sloping floor which it is thought made…

Transport / Maritime

Moretonhampstead Motor Museum

The Old Bus Depot, Court Street, Moretonhampsted, Devon, TQ13 8LG.

  • Parking
  • Part disabled access

A collection of over 130 vintage vehicles, from Victorian horse-drawn carts to cars, motorcycles and light commercial vehicles from pre-1920s to the 1990s.…

Transport / Road

Morayvia

North Road, Kinloss, Moray, IV36 3YA.

  • Parking
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

Visit Moray’s unique science & technology experience project, developed and delivered by volunteers. Key to the experience are your guides who range…

Transport / Aircraft / Other Sites of Interest / Fire

Maggie Law Maritime Museum 2020

William Street, Gourdon, Nr Stonehaven, Aberdeenshire, DD10 0LW.

  • Part disabled access

Housed in the old two storey coastguard building, beside the old harbour and slipway (the Gutty) in the centre of Gourdon, the 'Maggie Law' was one of…

Transport / Maritime

Llyn Maritime Museum 2020

Old St Mary's Church, Church Street, Nefyn, Gwynedd, LL53 6LB.

  • Parking
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

Local maritime history including ship building, coasting vessels, herring industry and everyday life at the turn of the 19th century.

Transport / Maritime

Langham Dome

RAF Langham, Langham, Norfolk, NR25 7BP.

  • Parking
  • Part disabled access

The Dome was a state-of-the-art AA (anti-aircraft) gunnery trainer, and is one of only six such WW2 gunnery trainers left in existence in 2014, although…

Transport / Aircraft

Inishowen Maritime Museum 2020

Old Coastguard Station, Eleven Ballyboes, Greencastle, Co. Donegal, IRELAND .

  • Parking
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop

Located in the old coastguard station on Greencastle harbour, overlooking one of the busiest fishing fleets in Ireland, with magnificent views over Lough…

Transport / Maritime

Heaton Park Tramway 2020

Heaton Park, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M25 2SW.

  • Parking
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

A restored ¾ mile section of the former Manchester Corporation tramway running into Heaton Park from the Middleton Road entrance, with four restored trams.…

Transport / Road

Cornwall Aviation Heritage Centre 2020

Areohub 2, Newquay, Cornwall, TR8 4GP.

  • Parking
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

Set amongst the massive, looming silhouettes of a complex of ex-RAF HAS (Hardened Aircraft Shelter) buildings is a collection of classic aircraft. Sit…

Transport / Aircraft

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Reflections of a Timeless Passion

Poetic reflections, not only on steam engines, but the people who work or play with them and the places where they go or are kept. Engines, both road and…

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Paddle Steamers at War 1914-18

A guide to the paddle steamers used – and lost – in the First World War.

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