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Exhibition, Thu 6 Feb - Sun 31 May 2020, £3.50-£7

Whitehaven harbour

Whitehaven harbour


Captured on camera and canvas, unseen works from the collection will be on show for the first time telling the story of our past which made the harbour a maritime hub for the Irish sea and beyond

Event details

Dates Times
Thu 6 Feb - Sun 31 May 2020 10:00 to 16:30
Closed Mondays and Sunday opening 11.00 till 16.00 during school term time.


Adult £7.00 - Concession 5.50 - Child £3.50 - Family (2 adults and 2 children) £17.00


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Welcome HostWelcome Host
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Facilities for hearing impairedFacilities for hearing impaired
  • Facilities for visually impairedFacilities for visually impaired

Groups by appointment preferred.

Events at this Venue

date event
Thu 6 Feb - Sun 31 May Breaking the Waves
Thu 6 Feb - Sun 15 Mar Phil Rigby:A Portrait of Cumbria
Sat 28 Mar - Sun 28 Jun Bears


West Strand,
CA28 7LY


Plan route to The Beacon Museum using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: NX 968183  Lat: 54.54938 Long: -3.59698

A595 follow signs for Whitehaven town centre and the brown museum signs. Situated on south of harbour.

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from Whitehaven station

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