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Kendal Museum’s commitment to an active education policy means that the museum can provide visits to all self-led pre-booked school visits. So why not make the museum your learning space for the delivery of the whole curriculum!

Kendal Museum Admission Policy
Kendal Museum is a teaching department of Kendal College.
In 2015 we introduced an admission policy of £2 per person (under 5's free) with free entry for one year, on production of the initial ticket.
This offer has now finished.

From September 2016 our admission policy is:
£2 per person per visit (under 5's free)
This applies to anyone and everyone
Donations are always welcome

If you would like more information, please contact us on 01539 815597 or info@kendalmuseum.org.uk

Facilities for School Visits:

  • We are opposite Kendal Railway station for easy commute.
  • Please ask for our site risk assessment form.
  • We have partial disabled access – please enquire.

Please note that we do not have facilities for pupils to eat lunch on the museum premises. Schools are welcome to use the garden on fine days to eat outside.

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