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Dig into 235 million years of history with our curious collections

From majestic mammoths to marvellous Roman mosaics, step into a world where history comes alive. Find out about the Saxon invaders. Stroll through an Iron Age Village. Then get a glimpse inside a Roman bath house.

With mysterious wooden warriors, medieval treasures and more – you’re sure to have a mammoth day out!

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Discover our latest events and programmes.


Find out about our artefacts and displays.


Visitor info and access guides to help you plan your visit.

Dig into our museums past

Discover the history of our building and collections

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Explore what we offer for local schools and learners.


Dig into a world of wonder at the museum. Discover activities for families, children and young people.


Unearth your passion for archaeology with our local schemes and groups.

Opening hours

Monday to Saturday


Last admission: 30 minutes before closing time

We’re open on bank holidays except Good Friday. 

We’re also closed between 24–28 December and on 1 January.

Free admission

Find us

Hull and East Riding Museum of Archaeology
36 High Street


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Like what we do? There are plenty of ways you can support your local museums and help bring world-class cultural experiences to Hull for years to come.

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Help us tell the unique story of Hull and its heritage. Your generous support could help save and interpret significant museum artefacts. With your support we can fund new acquisitions and undertake critical conservation work. As well as increase access.

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