Museum Cafe

When you visit we hope that you will find time to pause for a break in our Café. You can choose from a selection of hot and cold drinks, sandwiches, toasties, cakes, crisps and soup.

Why not try our Toasties described by some as being “legendary”? All are reasonably priced and are normally prepared to order.

Don’t forget that if you do your admission as a GIFT AID VISIT we’ll give you a voucher to spend in the café!

Please note that the café only seats 30. There are picnic tables provided outside, but if it looks like bad weather or your party is large, please let us know and we will make alternative arrangements. Sweets and ice creams are on sale in the Museum Shop.

The Café can cater for groups but please book in advance. If you are making a group booking and you wish to use the café please indicate on the Group Booking Form, as this will help with staffing arrangements and the stocking of fresh provisions. A menu can be provided to help with this decision.

With an advanced booking we can also provide buffets for groups / functions, menus and requirements can be discussed with Café Manager.

This section of the website would not be complete without a mention of our Panini snacks, which are also prepared fresh to order. Our Paninis also gave their name to our current fund raising campaign, ‘Project Panini’.

‘Project Panini’ will see a new Education Room, Café & Toilet facility constructed on the Southfield Site.

As ever securing the necessary funding is still critical to the project’s success, so we are still asking people to consider making contributions by clicking through to this weblink here at our Just Giving page or by making a donation in one of our collection boxes when you visit us.

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