Details on our location and how to get to the museum, whether you’re travelling by car, train or bus.
This is the best way to get here. Average journey times, if you take the A1 or M1 (allow an extra half hour when travelling by coach), are:
Birmingham: 2 Hours
Cardiff: 5 Hours
Leeds: 1.5 Hours
London (North): 3 Hours
Manchester: 2.5 Hours
Take the A1, if travelling from London. Leave at the Tuxford junction and follow signs to Ollerton A6075. Pass Kirton Village and after half a mile take a left turn at the signpost for the Centre.
- Newark Northgate, if you are travelling from the South
- Retford, if you are travelling from the North
Visit the National Rail Enquiries or call them on 08457 48 49 50 to book your journey.
Take the Sherwood Arrow from Victoria Bus Station to Briar Road in Ollerton.
Please note: there is no longer a local bus service to us from Ollerton.
From Newark and Retford
There are no direct bus routes from Newark North Gate or from Retford train station.
Taxi rides from both places cost approximately £20 – £25 one way.