The Museum of Hartlepool

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This award-winning museum is the finest free show in town. You'll enjoy the hundreds of exhibits which include the restored paddle steam ship Wingfield Castle; a real 'fishing coble' to climb aboard; the finest 'gas illuminated lighthouse'; sea monsters and monkey fish. It features local and social history with a strong maritime emphasis. There are regular exhibitions, family activities, events, and other activities. The Museum is part of the Hartlepool Maritime Experience visitor attraction.

Venue Type:

Museum, Ship or maritime heritage site

Opening hours

Daily 10:00-17:00 during summer opening hours. 11:00 to 16:00 during winter.

Admission charges

Free Admission

The Museum of Hartlepool
Jackson's Dock
Maritime Avenue
TS24 0XZ



01429 860077

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