Visiting the Museum

About the Museum

The Museum & Art Gallery has three galleries which house regularly changing, temporary and touring art exhibitions. There are permanent galleries devoted to displays of George Eliot, local history and fine art which include interactive elements for all the family.

Admission is Free

Groups are advised to book visits in advance.

  • Wheelchair access
  • Lift to all floors
  • Accessible toilets
  • Staff assistance
  • Baby changing facilities

 How to find us

The Museum is located in Riversley Park near Ropewalk Shopping Centre and just off Coton Road and Vicarage Street. Approximately ten minutes walk from Nuneaton train station and three minutes walk from the town centre. Long and short stay car parks are nearby the closest paying car parks are Riversley Park and Ropewalk.

Bus Routes: the closest bus stop is on Coton Road.

Museum Gift Shop

Our small shop supplies a variety of toys, local history books, local postcards and greetings cards. All at very reasonable prices!

Museum Tearoom

The Museum Tearoom serves a range of drinks, snacks and light meals. The menu includes a range of sandwiches, paninis, jacket potatoes, cakes and a selection of hot and cold drinks.

Museum and Tearoom Opening Times

Tuesday-Saturday 10.30am – 4.30pm

Sunday             2.00pm – 4.30pm

Closed Mondays except Bank Holidays       10.30am – 4.30pm