Bailiffgate Museum and Gallery

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Visit Bailiffgate first to uncover the rich history of Alnwick and North Northumberland. Explore the past through special exhibitions and unique activities for the whole family. Interactives for children of all ages and plenty of information for the serious historian.

Venue Type:

Museum, Gallery

Opening hours

Tuesdays to Sundays 10 am to 4 pm an also Bank Holiday Mondays
Christmas/ New Year Closure from 4 pm Sunday 10th December 2017 until 10 am Tuesday 9th January 2018

Admission charges

Adult £4, Concession (including Seniors, Students, Unemployed and people with a disability) £3, Child 5-16 £1, Child under 5 free. Group rates available - please email or telephone for details

Additional info

Indoors. Disabled access available at street level with a lift to all floors. Toilet and nappy changing facilities available. Tea/ coffee self service for a donation.

Collection details

Trade and Commerce, Social History, Religion, Photography, Music, Maritime, Industry, Coins and Medals, Archives, Architecture, Archaeology, Agriculture

Exhibition details are listed below, you may need to scroll down to see them all.
Model wearing 1920s dress

100 Years of Fashion

  • 6 April — 8 September 2019 *on now

A stunning exhibition of what we wore when we dressed up for the Big Night Out! Featuring the timeless elegance of Chanel’s Little Black Dress to the edgy, exciting, excess of Vivienne Westwood in more recent times. From 1920s Flappers, the romance and heartbreak of World War II, 60s and 70s extravaganza, to the work of Prada, Balenciaga, McQueen, Galliano and many more.
For children there is a mouse hunt competition – 40 fashionably dressed mice are hidden around the museum and in the independent shops in Alnwick town centre. Pick up an entry form From Bailiffgate Museum & Gallery or from Alnwick Tourism Information Centre.

Suitable for

  • Any age


Adult £4, Concession £3, Child 5-16 £1. Group rates 1 free admission for every 10 paying visitors.

Bailiffgate Museum and Gallery
14 Bailiffgate
NE66 1LX




01665 605847

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