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Opening Hours

The museum is scheduled to re-open on 20 May 2021, subject to any change in expected Government restrictions.

By Rail

Weymouth has a main line station with good links to London, the South East and to Bristol.

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The museum is comfortable 15 to 20 minute walk from the station to Hope Square on the south side of the Old Harbour.

By Road

From Dorchester, follow signs to Weymouth on the A354 and signs to “Brewers Quay” & Old Harbour.

There is a Pay & Display car park at the rear of the building off Newberry Road / Gardens

Walk around the building into Hope Square and the Museum entrance in the middle of the Victorian brewery frontage.

By Foot

There is good level access from most parts of the town and the museum is located on the south side of the picturesque harbour in Hope Square.

Access for the Disabled

The museum has a ramp at the side of the main gallery. Visitors with disabilities need to contact reception so we can open the access door into the gallery.

Please note that these guidelines may be affected by Covid 19 restrictions.


There is a Pay & Display car park at the rear of the building off Newberry Road / Gardens and is managed by Parking Eye.

  • Summer Rates £1.20 per hour from 1st March to 30th September each year Winter Rates £0.50 per hour from 1st October to 28/29th February each year

Please note that you can top up your ticket if you stay later than planned by buying another ticket with the same car registration number.

  • Adults £2.00
  • Children £1.00
Group Visits

Not available until Covid 19 restrictions are lifted

The new entrance facilities were only made possible through an emergency fund from the National Lottery Heritage Fund.

We have also benefitted from the active support of The Friends of Weymouth Museum.