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All aboard! Join us on a journey through 200 years of transport history

Enjoy the sights, sounds and smells of the past at Streetlife Museum. Take a stroll down a 1940s high street. Hop aboard a vintage tram. And step back in time to a world of bone-shaking bicycles and steam-powered cars!

From world-changing inventions to historic local icons – our transport collection has something for everyone.

Visit us

Check out our latest events and programmes.


Discover the different types of transport we have on display.


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

Get involved

Explore what we offer for local schools and learners.


From Museum Trails to Tree Babies, join us for family fun.


Take a look at our local groups and exhibition opportunities.

The history of Streetlife Museum

Follow our journey and uncover our past.

Virtual visit

Take a trip through Streetlife Museum in our virtual visit.

Opening hours

Monday to Saturday - 10am - 4.30pm
Sunday - 11am - 4pm

Last admission - 30 minutes before closing

We are open bank holidays (excluding Good Friday) and closed 24 to 28 December inclusive, and 1 January.

Free admission

Find us

Streetlife Museum
High Street


Baby change
Gift shop
Toilets (including accessible toilet)
Venue hire
Access info and guides

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Support us

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.

Find out how you can support us
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Make a donation

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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