The Priest's House Museum & Garden, 23-27 High Street, Wimborne Minster, Dorset BH21 1HR
01202 882533


Visiting the Museum

The museum welcomes visitors of all ages, families and groups. This section provides what you need to know when planning a visit to us.

Opening times

1 Apr - 31 Oct 2017
Mon - Sat 10:00am - 4:30pm

Admission prices

Adult £5.75
Concession £4.75
Child (5-18) FREE*
Child (Under 5) FREE
*Up to 2 children free with 1 full paying adult or concession - additional children £1 per child (excludes some special events).

Adult and Concession tickets are valid for one year from the date of purchase. With the exception of some special events and ticketed events, you can use your ticket to visit as many times as you like during normal opening hours. Terms and conditions apply - please refer to the bottom of this page for details.

Become a Gift Aid Visitor
If you are a UK taxpayer and you agree, please make a donation that is at least equal to the standard admission charge and you will be given free admission for a year during normal opening hours (excluding some special events and ticketed events).

The admission price includes admission to the period rooms, exhibition galleries and the walled garden. We would recommend allowing a minimum of 1 to 1½ hours for your visit.

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Museum Memories

Mon 24 Apr 2.15 - 3.30pm
A monthly reminiscence session for people with dementia and their carers, with objects from the collections and activities. Funded by POPP (Dorset Partnership for Older People Project) and supported by the Alzheimer's Society.
£1.50 (booking advisable, including refreshments)

Annual pass terms and conditions

Not valid in conjunction with group rates and cannot be used as part of a school visit, not valid for our daytime and evening ticketed events throughout the year, and not valid for up to five special events throughout the year. Original ticket must be presented on day of visit and lost or damaged tickets can only be replaced with proof of purchase. Ticket must not be re-sold, cannot be transferred or exchanged and has no monetary value. Valid for one year from date of purchase. Right of admission reserved. The Priest's House Museum Trust reserves the right to alter opening times without notice.