Ripon Museum Trust | Day Out With The Kids

Ripon Museum Trust

Ripon, North Yorkshire, England

Attraction Information

  • Museums and Art Galleries icon Museums and Art Galleries

Ages: 4+

Venue type: Indoor

Ripon Museum Trust has three museums with the common theme of Law and Order. At the Workhouse Museum you can dress as a Victorian pauper and play in the old school room. At the Prison and Police museum you can sit on the police motorbike and try Victorian hard labour!
At the Courthouse museum you can sit at the judges bench and send your family to jail!
Three great museums equals one great day out!


  • Restaurant Restaurant Onsite
  • Parking Parking Available Nearby

Getting There and Contact Information


Workhouse Museum, 75 Allhallowgate, Ripon, North Yorkshire, HG4 1LE, England


Click here to visit Ripon Museum Trust's website
01765 690799

Standard Opening Times and Pricing

Opening hours

Daily Workhouse Museum: 11.00am - 4.00pm Prison and Police Museum and Courthouse Museum: 1.00pm - 4.00pm


Individual museums vary in price, with adult tickets from £4.50 and child tickets from £4.00

More Information


The Workhouse has a unisex disable toilet with a baby changing unit.

Gift shop

We sell a range of souvenirs and gifts, Victorian traditional toys and handmade crafts items.

Eating information

Close to the centre of Ripon which is full of great places to eat and drink.