Hornsea Museum

Hornsea Museum
11-17 Newbegin
Hornsea
East Yorkshire
HU18 1AB
England

Website

Our website

www.hornseamuseum.com

E-mail

hornseamuseum@tiscali.co.uk

Telephone

01964 533443

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View of museum frontage from Newbegin
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Farmhouse occupied by the Burn family for nearly 300 years. Come and see how the family lived, worked and played here during the later Victorian era - Farmhouse kitchen, parlour, bedroom, dairy and wash-house. Outside there are craft workshops, a barn and a Victorian street scene. Also local history displays, Victorian School Room and the definitive collection of Hornsea Pottery. Great little shop and a relaxing garden.

Venue Type:

Museum

Opening hours

Easter-October
Tuesday -Saturday 1100-1700
Sun 1400-1700
Closed Mondays except Bank Holidays
Open to schools and groups all year round by arrangement

Admission charges

£2.50 adults
£2.00 children, senior citizens
Family ticket £7.50
Children under 5 free

Discounts

  • Museums Association

Includes domestic and local history collections & photographs centred on Hornsea and north Holderness. There are currently over 2000 pieces of Hornsea Pottery on display in the new buildings opened in 2008.

Collection details

Weapons and War, Trade and Commerce, Toys and Hobbies, Social History, Personalities, Industry, Design, Decorative and Applied Art, Archives, Agriculture

Key artists and exhibits

  • Rodmell
  • Harry Hudson Rodmell
  • Hornsea Pottery
  • Desmond Rawson
  • Colin Rawson
  • Phillip Clappison
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