All Ages Indoor Museum Free

Streetlife Museum

Streetlife Museum, High St, Hull, East Yorkshire, HU1 1PS
01482 300300
Average time spent - 2 hours
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The Streetlife Museum is a wonderful free museum perfect for families. Located in the Old Town in Hull, East Yorkshire with other free museums close by.

The museum takes your through 200 years of transport history with trains, trams, cars, carriages and more. There’s a lovely 1940’s street and the whole museum gives you a sense that you’ve stepped back in time. There are six galleries to explore.

The 6 galleries include a look at the history of bicycles. In another, you can see some of the finest carriages including the realistic smell from the stables. There’s a surprise ride on a coach as well, make sure you don’t miss this as it was the highlight of our visit.

Other galleries include a look at motor cars with cars from 1897 onwards. There is the Streetscene gallery with reconstructed shops and another favourite of ours the railway gallery. There is so much to see it’s easy to miss things out so make sure you retrace your steps. A lot of the exhibitions have interactive displays perfect for kids and they can climb on board trams and more.

Please note due to covid a lot of the museum remains closed. Please check ahead to avoid disappointment.

Covid 19 – Please check the website or social media of an attraction before visiting. Many places may be open differently and some remain closed. Reviews do not mention all of these changes or possible price changes. Most places still require you to pre-book online in advance.

FAQ and Further Information Streetlife Museum

Is there food and drink available?

There is no cafe on-site. You are just a short walk from the centre of town where there is plenty of places to eat.

What are the main things to do?

Transport museum which takes you through the past 200 years with cars, train, carriages, trams and more. There’s plenty of fun and interactive elements for families. There are toilets on-site.

What are the ticket prices?

*FREE
*Prices are subject to change and/or discounts online. *FREE. The museum is free to visit.

Is there parking?

If you arrive by car there are plenty of pay and display car parks in the centre.

When are they open?

The Streetlife Museum is open for most of the year. For up to date opening times and dates for the lighthouse please follow this link.

Dog friendly?

Only assistance dogs are permitted.

Are they accessible?

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