Leeds City Museum

Opening Times:

Monday: closed
Tuesday – Friday: 11am – 5pm
Saturday & Sunday: 12 – 5pm


Admission is free. There may be a charge for some special exhibitions and this will be advertised separately.

Leeds City Museum

  • Accepts groups
  • Baby changing facilities
  • Coach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toilets
  • Education/study area
  • Facilities for groups
  • Gift shop
  • On-site catering
  • On-site light refreshments

Leeds City Museum offers an exciting, fun and interactive day out for all the family. There are six galleries for you to visit. Come and find the Leeds Tiger in the Life on Earth Gallery or get interactive by camouflaging yourself. Discover the mummy of Nesyammun in the Ancient Worlds Gallery or try a game of Greek Gods and Goddesses Top Trumps. Explore the history of Leeds in the Leeds Story Gallery, from the first archaeological finds to changing community displays reflecting peopleís lives in the city today. Investigate the varied collections of Leeds Museums and Galleries in the Collectors Cabinet Gallery.

Leeds City Museum has a changing programme of family friendly exhibitions; visit our website for our latest exhibitions details.