Plan your visit
Admission is free at Wilberforce House Museum. There’s no need to book, but here’s some handy info to help you plan your visit.
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.
Toilets (including accessible toilet)
Where to find us
You’ll find us in the Museums Quarter in Hull’s Old Town, next to the River Hull. Streetlife Museum and Hull and East Riding Museum of Archaeology are also nearby.
Wilberforce House Museum
23-25 High Street
General enquiries: 01482 300 300
Hull bus station (Paragon Interchange) is a 15–20-minutes walk away.
The nearest bus stop is near Drypool Bridge on Alfred Gelder Street.
Being at the centre of Hull, we’re easily accessible by car.
You’ll find parking nearby on Alfred Gelder Street, Gandhi Way, Lowgate and Wilberforce Drive. All within a few minutes of the museum.
We want the Wilberforce House Museum to be accessible to all our visitors. That’s why we have extra info and resources available to help you plan your visit – from easy-read guides to wheelchair hire. Visit our dedicated access page to find out more.
It’s free to visit the Wilberforce House Museum. And you don’t need to book – just come on down.
Food and drink
We don’t have our own café at the museum, but you’ll find a lovely outdoor picnic area here. If the weather’s good, why not bring a packed lunch and make the most of it?
There are also lots of places to eat and drink nearby. Including an independent café just across from our entrance on High Street.
If you’d like to travel home with a little souvenir, visit our gift shop at the entrance to the museum.
Events and exhibitions
You’re welcome to take photos for personal, non-commercial use when you visit. You can also share your photos with us on social media: