Museum Map

The Museum has a historic late 19th-century building and a new extension.

There is clear signage throughout, and an orientation map in the Atrium.

  • Step-free access to all areas apart from the mezzanine floor of the Victorian Hall
  • One 13 person passenger lift to all areas apart from the Library – internal dimensions 1100 x 2100mm.
  • Platform lift to the Library, with space for one wheelchair 1100 x 1400mm
  • Stairs to all areas have handrails on both sides of the staircase.
  • Seating in each gallery, some with armrests and backrests
  • Floor surfaces are firm and level
  • There are lower light levels in some galleries to protect light-sensitive objects
  • Acoustics

Map information

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Guidebook

Our informative guidebook is available to buy in the Museum Shop.


Braille

Braille guide to exploring the Museum through tactile plans and images.

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT

The Victorian Hall will be hosting a private event on Friday 10th June 2022, all day and Saturday 11th June 2022, 12 noon to 5:00 pm, and therefore will be closed to visitors.

 


Accessibility

To help you plan your visit, here you can find information about all our facilities and who to contact if you need to know more.

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Dorset Museum Map