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Plymouth City Museum and Art Gallery
Plymouth City Council
Plymouth PL1 2AA
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01752 304774
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01752 304775


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Elizabethan House visitor information

Take advantage of our joint ticket offer of 50% off your ticket to the Elizabethan House if you have visited Smeaton's Tower. See below for details.

Opening dates and times

  • Open until Saturday 3 October 2015
  • 10am to 5pm Tuesday to Saturday (except on dates/times listed below)
  • Last entries at 4.30pm
  • Closed Sunday and Monday

Variations to opening hours

  • Saturday 27 June: Closed
  • Thursday 11, 18 and 25 June: Limited access due to filming
  • Wednesday 1 July: Open 1.30pm to 5pm only
  • Thursday 2 July: Open 10am to 11.30am and 3pm to 4pm only
  • Saturday 4, 11, 18 and 25 July: Open 10am to 12 noon only

Also open

  • Saturday 24 and Tuesday 27 to Saturday 31 October 2015
  • Saturday 13 and Tuesday 16 to Saturday 22 February 2016
  • 10am to 5pm Tuesday to Saturday
  • Last entries at 4.30pm
  • Closed Sunday and Monday

Admission charges

Ticket type Price
JOINT TICKET OFFER: Purchase any type of ticket of admission to Smeaton’s Tower and get 50% off any type of ticket of admission to the Elizabethan House and/or the Merchant’s House. Please present your Smeaton's Tower receipt to receive the discount. Offer excludes group bookings. 50% off ticket price
Adult £2.80
Child (3 to 16 yrs) £1.50
Child (under 3 yrs) Free
Students/Seniors (over 60 yrs) £1.80
Family ticket (up to 2 adults and 3 children) £8.50
Group - adults (5 or more) £2.50 per person
Group - seniors (over 60 - 5 or more) £1.50 per person
CHILDRENS GROUPS:All UK School groups, foreign and higher education groups. PLUS non-school groups from England, Scouts, Cubs etc. Under 3s and accompanying adults go free. Maximum group no: 35 children + accompanying adults. £1 per person
Tourist Information staff, Blue Badge guides, Museums Association, Friends, members of the South West Federation of Museums and Art Galleries

Preferred payment is by cash or cheque, payable at time of visit (cheques made payable to Plymouth City Council or Plymouth City Museum). Invoice only as a last resort.


Due to its age and layout, we regret that disabled access to the Elizabethan House is limited. If you have any queries about access please telephone us in advance of your visit.

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