The Ruskin Museum, Coniston, Cumbria

The Ruskin Museum

Telling the Story of Coniston Since 1901

Tel: 01539 441164

Opening Times and Find the Ruskin Museum

Contact The Ruskin Museum

The Ruskin Museum
LA21 8DU

Tel: 01539 441164
Fax: 01539 ​441132

Gift Aid
Visitors who can kindly gift aid their admission to the museum will receive one year’s free admission as a thank you.

The Return of Donald Campbell's Bluebird K7
When the late Speed Ace Donald Campbell's conserved & rebuilt World Water Speed Record breaking hydroplane Bluebird K7 is placed on display in The Ruskin Museum's Bluebird Wing, admission will be via an advance ticketing booking system, via

Opening Times & Prices

Wednesday 15th November 2017 until Friday 9th March 2018
Open Tuesday to Sunday inclusive
Daily: Doors Open 10.30am to 3.30pm
Last admission 2.30pm
CLOSED 24th, 25th, 25th December & 1st January

Saturday 10th March 2018 until Sunday 16th November 2018
Daily: Doors Open 10.30am to 5.30pm
Last admission 4.30pm

Admission Charges
Adult: £6.00 - Child: £3.00 - Family: £16.00
School Pupils: £2.00 - Students with NUS Card: £5.00
Children Under 5: Free | Group Rates Available

Guide Dogs and Hearing Dogs
While dogs are not permitted inside the museum we are pleased to welcome guide dogs and hearing dogs