Red House Museum

Out the front of Red House Museum located in Christchurch Dorset

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Admission to the Red House Museum is free, but donations welcome.

Opening Times

All Year (1 Jan 2024 - 31 Dec 2024)

* Covid-19 reduced opening days and hours - please check the website.

Red House Museum
Quay Road
BH23 1BU
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Tel01202 482860



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    Recent Reviews:

    • wingate
      London, United Kingdom
      Small museum, little of interest
      3 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 14th October 2023
      I came here hoping to find out about the history of the town.However little seems to have happened between the 12th century and today.The exhibits were largely uninteresting.Spent about 30 minutes... Read full review
    • gary_weston484
      Christchurch, United Kingdom
      Museum choc full of interesting things
      5 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 30th November 2023
      Lovely informative museum loads of artefacts , nice gardens and little cafe .Very friendly volunteer staff. All set in a lovely building next to the Priory . Read full review
    • Annie6_11
      London, United Kingdom
      Great museum
      4 of 5 stars
      Monday, 22nd April 2024
      Lovely museum and beautiful gardens, well worth a visit if your in the area, just a shame one of the male volunteers was quite rude. Read full review


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    Map & Directions

    Road Directions

    By car: the museum is beside Christchurch Priory. Follow brown signs which lead to nearby car parks.There is one hour free parking outside the museum and a pay and display car park at the end of Quay Road.

    Public Transport Directions

    By public transport: Christchurch railway station is a 10 minute walk from the museum. Yellow Buses and red Wilts and Dorset buses pass through Christchurch High Street. Stops are less than a 5 minute walk away, follow tourist signs.

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