Dorman Museum

Cleveland, TS5 6LA

The Dorman began life as a natural history museum, but its collections have expanded and diversified over the years to include pottery, archaeology, geology, and objects with local and cultural significance.

There are eight themed display galleries: 20th-Century Woman, Earth in Space, Four Corners, H20, Linthorpe Art Pottery (including examples of work by Christopher Dresser), The Nelson Room, Town in Time and Lordship of Acklam Plan. 

On site there is full disabled access throughout and additional facilities such as a café, on-site collection stores, a resources room and an education suite.

Venue information

Opening times

Tue – Sun, 9.30am – 4.30pm

Closed 24 – 26 Dec, 1 Jan, 4 – 8 Jan 
Closed Mondays but open Bank Holiday Mondays please see website for details.

"Art Fund" is the operating name of the National Art Collections Fund, a charity registered in England and Wales (209174) and Scotland (SC038331)