The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Opening hours and admission

The exterior of the Roald Dahl Museum

Opening hours

Tuesday to Friday 10am to 5pm
Saturday and Sunday 11am to 5pm

Closed most Mondays except the following Mondays in 2019: Monday 18 February, Monday 22 April, Monday 6 May, Monday 27 May, Monday 26 August, Monday 28 October, Monday 30 December.

Museum admission

Adults £7.00 
Children 5 to 18 £4.70
Children under 5 Free 
Concessions £4.70
(Concessions are for students, people aged 60 or over or for those with disabilities
Family ticket £22.60
(For 2 adults and up to 3 children.)
Accompanying carers Free

Our tickets now include re-entry for a whole year! See exclusions here.

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Please note general admission doesn't include the cost of any workshops.

All children under 16 years of age attending the Museum must be accompanied by an adult (i.e. an individual not younger than 18 years old) at all times.

Gift Aid

If you are a UK tax payer you can choose to Gift Aid your ticket. This means we can claim back the tax you pay on your admission from the government which makes a gigantuous difference to our work as a charity. Find out more.


Please note that no dogs, except assistance dogs, are allowed in the Museum, Cafe or courtyard at any time.

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