Buxton Museum

Buxton Museum and Art Gallery

Visit Buxton Museum and Art Gallery to discover the geology, archaeology and history of the Peak District. Find out more in our collections.

Temporary closure

Please note that Buxton Museum and Art Gallery is now closed for redevelopment.

During this time we will be building the new galleries and improving access around the museum. Look out for our opening dates in the spring of 2017 - hopefully in May.

Keep up with progress by following us on Facebook (opens in a new window), Twitter (opens in a new window) and through our two blogs Buxton Museum and Art Gallery (opens in a new window) and Collections in the landscape (opens in a new window).

Museum staff will be available by letter, email and telephone to answer enquiries. We'll also be out and about so look out for the Pop Up Museum at venues near you.

Our thanks to all our supporters who are making this happen: Heritage Lottery Fund, The Wolfson Foundation, Arts Council England and Museum Development East Midlands.

You can also join our mailing list to find out more.

Contact us

email: buxton.museum@derbyshire.gov.uk

tel: 01629 533540

Buxton Museum and Art Gallery
Terrace Road
SK17 6DA

Finding us by bus or train

By bus

Alight at Market Place and walk approximately 300 metres towards the town centre. The museum is on the right hand side.

By train

There are frequent trains to Buxton from Stockport. The museum is about seven minutes' walk from the train station, following signs for the Market Place and museum.

Information on other websites

Location of Buxton museum

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