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Kelham Island Museum

  • Sheffield
  • Indoor
  • Ages 4+
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Attraction Information

Kelham Island Museum was opened in 1982 to house the objects, pictures and archive material representing Sheffield's industrial story.

Located in one of the city's oldest industrial districts, the Museum stands on a man-made island over 900 years old.

Come inside and explore the new look Museum amidst the sights and sounds of industrial Sheffield. Wander through the interactive galleries telling the story from light trades and skilled workmanship to mass production.

And see the River Don Engine steam in every Monday to Thursday 12pm and 2pm and Sunday 12pm, 2pm and 4pm.

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Opening hours

Monday to Thursday 10:00 - 16:00
Sunday 11:00 - 16:45


General Admission
Adults (16+): £6.82
Concessions: £5.50
Kids (Under 16): FREE

Gift aid options available 

Travel & Contact Information


Alma Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S3 8RY, England

Phone number

0114 272 2106



Click here to visit Kelham Island Museum's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking onsite.

Yes, there are toilets, accessible toilets and baby changing facilities.

Yes, there are baby changing facilities.

Kelham Island Museum has not told us if you can bring a picnic.

Yes, there is an onsite restaurant.

Yes, Kelham Island Museum is wheelchair friendly and has accessible toilets.

Yes, Kelham Island Museum have stated they are pushchair friendly.

Kelham Island Museum has not told us if they are dog friendly.

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