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

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

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

Opening Times & Prices

Tuesday 20th November 2018 until Friday 9th March 2018
Open Tuesday to Sunday. Closed Mondays
Open 10.00am to 3.30pm. Last Admission 2.30pm

(We will revert to summer opening times from 10th March 2019)

Christmas Holidays
The Ruskin Museum will be closed from
Monday 24th December to Tuesday 1st January inclusive.

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

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