Coronavirus (Covid-19)

The government is further easing the lockdown restrictions and we're working hard to make sure our facilities are ready to welcome you back as soon as possible. In preparation we're working on new customer safety guidance, staff training and increased cleaning routines.


There are three themed Egyptology activity drawers and boxes:

  • investigate - discovery box containing a microscope, magnifying glasses, calculators, weighing scales, rulers, children's laboratory coats and replica Egyptian objects, rocks and minerals and slides for children to find out what they might have found in an Ancient Egyptian tomb
  • create - discovery drawer containing papyrus and pens alongside hieroglyphics alphabet, equipment to make beaded jewellery, stencils
  • imagine - discovery drawer containing replica costumes and head dresses for children and adults, jewellery to try on, books to read

The Strongest Sulphur Well in Europe!

Monday to Saturday at 10.30am, 11.30am and 2pm
Sunday 3pm

Free with your museum ticket

Take a guided tour to the basement of the museum to see and smell the original wells and learn about their role in the development of Harrogate as a thriving spa town.

Page last updated 13/07/2020