Whilst we are closed due to the current lock-down, we have a new Virtual Vist page which includes Lucius’ Challenge children’s activities with interactive contents, and updates during this closure
You can also follow this link for our latest COVID 19 Update
The Museum is currently closed due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
The museum consists of two exhibition rooms and an entrance lobby, all on the same level.
To enter the building there are three stone steps. Handrails are in place but currently we are unable to provide access for wheelchairs and large prams.
A large-print version of the exhibition text and captions is available from the Welcome Desk
Photography is permitted in the museum.
Well-behaved dogs on leads are welcome.
Please note that there are no toilet facilities on site; the nearest public toilets are in the Market Place.
To arrange a visit by a school group or an adult group, please contact us (see details at foot of page).
How to find us
Getting here by public transport
Malton Museum is about a 5 minute walk from Malton’s bus and railway sstations. Walk to the top of Railway Street, then turn left onto Yorkersgate – we are less than 200 metres/yards along on the right.
Options for using public transport can be found using traveline
Malton railway station is on the line between York and Scarborough, with hourly services in both directions.
For timetables and route planning visit National Rail Enquiries
Coastliner routes between Leeds/York, Whitby and Scarborough will take you to Malton Bus Station.
For Coastliner timetables visit Transdev Bus
Getting here by car
For SatNav users, the museum’s postcode is YO17 7AB, but please note that the museum does not have a car park.
For those not using a SatNav, various online journey planners are available, such as AA Route Planner.
There are several car parks in Malton and Norton, some are free and others are Pay & Display; check Parkopedia for current details.
As a rough guide to typical routes:
From the west
From the A64 take the signposted exit sliproad to Malton, head along York Road and continue towards the town centre.
From the north or east
From the A64/A169 roundabout, take the B1257 turn to Malton. head through Old Malton and continue on towards Malton town centre.
360 degree virtual tour
Note that the Virtual Tour shows our 2018 exhibition.
Watch our video about what we do
Note that the video includes scenes showing our 2018 exhibition.