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Welcome Back!

We are delighted to be able to welcome visitors back to Ripon Museums.

The Workhouse Museum & Garden and the Prison & Police Museum will both open on Wednesday 15th July. It is planned to reopen the Courthouse Museum on 1st August.

We are also delighted to have received our accreditation from VisitEngland.  This recognizes that we are following government and industry COVID-19 guidelines, ensuring processes are in place to maintain cleanliness and aid social/physical distancing

Helen Thornton, Director of Ripon Museum Trust said "I am so excited to be able to offer a warm welcome to visitors once again. The whole team here has worked extremely hard to get ready to provide an enjoyable and safe museum experience, Read more...

We are delighted to be able to welcome visitors back to two of our museums on 15th July.  Read more...

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Very interesting and informative! A very enjoyable visit for three generations.

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