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Plan and book your visit

You can buy your ticket from reception before entering the Centre. Tickets for survivor talks can be booked online. Keep your ticket safe, as it will grant you as many free visits as you want for a year from the issue date.

Opening times



Monday - Friday
Schools: 10am – 4.30pm (last admission 3.30pm) General public during term time: 2pm (last admission 3.30pm)
10am – 4.30pm (last admission 3.30pm)
Bank Holidays

School bookings



The Journey exhibition learning programme
£9.00 per student (9.50 from 1 September 2024 onwards)
Be Inspired to Write learning programme
£10.50 per student (11 from 1 September 2024 onwards)
Accompanied by a member of our education team
£150 minimum cost for groups of less than 18 students

Book your school visit

You can place a booking on our Primary School Booking Enquiry page.

General public bookings

Type of ticket


Children (Aged 8-17)
Flexible family ticket (2 adults and 2 children or 1 adult and 3 children)
Children under 8
General public can pay on the door. Carers and teachers can visit without charge.

Group tickets


Groups of 15+ paying together (free admission for the coach driver) must book in advance. Please advise us ASAP if your numbers change.
£7.50 per person
You can select the catering package of homemade soup, sandwiches and a hot drink. We'll ask when you book if you would like this.
TBC at the time of booking, please speak with us for details.
We’ll try to arrange a volunteer host for your day, but we cannot guarantee this.

Book your group

Email us to book or call 01623 867 650. We’ll try and arrange a survivor talk for you.