Kirkleatham Museum

The local history museum for the borough of Redcar and Cleveland, set in a splendid 1710 Queen Anne building.

The museum explores the history and heritage of the surrounding area through its collection of archaeological finds, archival documents and photographs and works by local artists.

Permanent collections

The museum's collection is presented in a series of permanent displays covering social history, maritime and industrial heritage. The Saxon Princess exhibition is particular highlight, featuring some of the finest Anglo Saxon finds from Northern England and a reconstruction of a Royal bed burial from the seventh century. 

Visitor information

The grounds contain a small woodland trail, mini beast habitat area, bird feeding station and a maze.


Venue details

Kirkleatham Museum Kirkleatham Village, Redcar Cleveland TS10 5NW 01642 479500 www.redcar-cleveland.gov.uk/museums

Entry details

Free entry to all

Free exhibitions with a National Art Pass (standard entry £2)

31 Mar – 30 Sept
Tues – Sun, 10am – 5pm
Oct –​Feb
Tues – Sun, 10am –​ 4pm

Closed Mondays except Bank Holidays. Closed Good Friday