Coronavirus (COVID-19) update

From March 21st, all three of Ripon Museums –the Workhouse Museum & Garden, the Prison & Police Museum and the Courthouse Museum - will be closed until further notice, in line with national guidance around managing the impact of coronavirus.

Please do follow our social media channels and website for updates, information and stories around our collections and the work that we do.

Thank you for your support and we look forward to welcoming you back.

We can be contacted during this time on [email protected]
Facebook: @RiponMuseums | Twitter: @RiponMuseums

The Prison & Police Museum and the Courthouse Museum are currently closed, however the Workhouse Museum & Garden will be open for visitors 18th, 19th and 20th March. Read more...

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