Facilities & Access

Erasmus Darwin House is free to enter, so you can visit us as many times as you like and bring back friends and family.  We cater for group visits, talks, corporate hire and weddings

Opening Times

31st October 2018 – 31 March 2019
Thursday – Sunday, 10.30am – 4.30pm

1 April – 30th October 2019
Every day, 11am – 5pm

31st October 2019 – 31 March 2020
Thursday – Sunday, 10.30am – 4.30pm


Closed Good Friday, Christmas Day and Boxing Day

Please note that the house is occasionally closed or has restricted access for private events. Please check the Home page for notices of closures.


  • All areas of Erasmus Darwin House are wheelchair accessible. Step free access to the Museum is through the Cathedral Close entrance.
  • We have accessible ladies and gents’ toilets.
  • A gift shop
  • Free welcome leaflet and introductory video
  • Refreshment facilities (require pre-booking)
  • Rooms for hire for corporate meetings or occasions
  • Room and house hire for weddings
  • Free Wi-Fi available
  • Licensed to sell and serve alcohol


We look forward to seeing you.