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Takeover Day map

The map shows all of the organisations that are taking part in Takeover Day in November 2019.

Aerospace Bristol

Hayes Way, Patchway, Bristol
BS34 5BZ

Aldeburgh Museum

The Moot Hall, Aldeburgh, Suffolk IP15 5DS

Amersham Museum

49 High Street, Amersham

Ancient House

Ancient House Museum of Thetford Life, White Hart Street, Thetford, IP24 1AA

Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Museum

Moodie Street, Dunfermline, Fife KY127PL

Archifdy Caernarfon

Cyngor Gwynedd, Caernarfon, Gwynedd, LL55 1SH

Army Flying Museum

Army Flying Museum, Middle Wallop, Stockbridge, SO2O 8DY

Arundel Museum

Mill Road, Arundel
BN18 9PA

Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archeology

Beaumont Street, Oxford

Biggin Hill Memorial Museum

Biggin Hill Memorial Museum, Main Road, Biggin Hill, Westerham TN16 3EJ

Bowes Museum

Newgate, Barnard Castle
DL12 8NP

Bristol Culture and Creative Industries

Bristol Museum & Art Gallery, Queens Road, Bristol, BS8 1RL

Bronte Parsonage

Church Street Haworth West Yorkshire BD22 8DP

Brooklands Museum

Brooklands Road, Weybridge
KT13 0SL

Burgh House and Hampstead Museum

New End Square, Hampstead, London

Bury Art Museum

Bury Art Museum, Moss Street, Bury

Canberra Museum and Gallery

176 London Circuit, Canberra, Australia 2608, Australia

Captain Cook Memorial Museum

Grape Lane, Whitby
YO22 4BA

Colchester Museums (at Hollytrees Museum)

Hollytrees Museum, Castle Park, Colchester, CO1 1UG

Corinium Museum

Park Street, Cirencester

Cranwell Aviation Heritage Museum

Heath Farm, North Rauceby, Sleaford, Lincolnshire NG34 8QR

Crawley Museum

The Tree, 103 High Street, Crawley
RH10 1DD

Cutty Sark

King William Walk, Greenwich
SE10 9HT

Documentary Media Centre

14 Northampton Street, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE1 1PA

Dorman Museum

Dorman Museum, Linthorpe Road, Middlesbrough

Dudley Canal and Tunnel Trust

501 Birmingham New Road, Dudley, West Midlands, DY1 4SB

Dulwich Picture Gallery

Gallery Road
SE21 7AD

Egypt Centre – Museum of Egyptian Antiquities

Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, Swansea University, Singleton Park, Swansea

Elizabeth Gaskell’s House

84 Plymouth Grove, Manchester
M13 9LW

Epping Forest District Museum

Epping Forest District Council, Civic Offices, 323 High Street, Epping
CM16 4BZ

Erimtan Archaeology and Arts Museum

Kale Mahallesi Gözcü sokak No:10 06240, Altındağ Ankara

Fordingbridge Museum

Fordingbridge Museum, Kings Yard, Fordingbridge, Hampshire, SP6 1AB

Gallery Oldham

Oldham Cultural Quarter, Greaves Street, Oldham

Glamorgan Archives

Clos Parc, Morgannwg, Leckwith, Cardiff
CF11 8AW

Great North Museum: Hancock

Barras Bridge, Newcastle upon Tyne

Haslemere Educational Museum

78 High Street, Haslemere
GU27 2LA

Head of Steam – Darlington Railway Museum

Station Road, Darlington

Headstone Manor & Museum

Pinner View, Harrow

Heritage Eastbourne

Heritage Eastbourne Town Hall Grove Road Eastbourne

Horniman Museum

100 London Road, Forest Hill, London
SE23 3PQ

International Bomber Command Centre

Canwick Hill, Lincoln, LN4 2HQ

Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust

The Ironbridge Museum Trust, Coalbrookedale, Telford

Kirkleatham Museum

Redcar & Cleveland House, Kirkleatham Street, Redcar, Yorkshire
TS10 1RT

Knighton Museum

Knighton Museum, 1 Broad St, Knighton, Radnorshire, LD7 1BL

Kresen Kernow

Kresen Kernow, Little Vauxhall, Redruth, Cornwall, TR15 1AS

Lauderdale House

Lauderdale House, Waterlow Park, Highgate Hill, London N6 5HG

Lincoln Castle

Lincoln Castle, Castle Hill, Lincoln, Lincolnshire LN1 3AA

Lincoln Cathedral

Lincoln Cathedral, Minster Yard, Lincoln, LN2 1PX

Llanelly House

Plas Llanelly House, Bridge Street, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire, SA15 3UF

Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru

Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion SY23 3BU

London Museum of Water and Steam

Green Dragon Lane, Brentford

Loughborough Bellfoundry Trust

The Bellfoundry (Taylor's), Freehold Street Loughborough Leicestershire LE11 1AR

Melton Carnegie Museum

Melton Carnegie Museum, Thorpe End, Melton Mowbray LE13 1RB, UK

Museum of Cardiff / Amgueddfa Caerdydd

The Old Library, The Hayes, Cardiff
CF10 1BH

Museum of Cornish Life

1 Market Place, Helston, Cornwall TR138TH

Museum of London

150 London Wall, London

Museums Sheffield

Leader House, Surrey Street, Sheffield
S1 2LH

National Army Museum

Royal Hospital Rd, Chelsea, London

National Civil War Centre

National Civil War Centre, 14 Appletongate, Newark, Nottinghamshire NG24 1JY

National Museum Cardiff

Cathays Park, Cardiff
CF10 3NP

National Roman Legion Museum

High Street Caerleon Glamorgan NP18 1AE

National Slate Museum

Llanberis, Gwynedd
LL55 4TY

National Trust – Castle Drogo

Castle Drogo Drive, Drewsteignton, Exeter EX6 6PB

National Waterfront Museum

National Museum Wales, Oystermouth Road, Maritime Quarter, Swansea

National Wool Museum Dre-Fach Felindre

Dre-Fach Felindre, Felindre, Llandysul
SA44 5UP

Natural History Museum at Tring

The Walter Rothschild building, Akeman Street, Tring, Hertfordshire HP23 6AP

New Walk Museum and Art Gallery

53 New Walk, Leicester

Newcastle Castle

The Black Gate Newcastle Upon Tyne Tyne and Wear NE1 1RQ

Norfolk Record Office

The Archive Centre Martineau Lane Norwich NR1 2DQ

Oriel Ynys Môn

Rhosmeirch, Llangefni
LL77 7TQ

Oxford Castle and Prison

Oxford Castle & Prison 44-46 Oxford Castle, Oxford OX1 1AY

Penlee House Gallery

Morrab Road, Penzance
TR18 4HE

Pitzhanger Manor & Gallery

Mattock Lane Ealing London W5 5EQ

Plas Mawr

High Street, Conwy
LL32 8DE

Plas Newydd House & Gardens

Plas Newydd Llanfairpwllgwyngyll Anglesey LL61 6DQ


Prifysgol Bangor University, Ffordd Deiniol Bangor, Gwynedd LL57 2TQ

Poole Museum

4 High Street, Poole
BH15 1BW

Preston Park Museum and Grounds

Yarm Rd, Eaglescliffe, Stockton-on-Tees, Teesside TS18 3RH

RAF Museum

Grahame Park Way, London NW9 5LL

Reading Museum

Town Hall, Blagrave Street, Reading

Rich Mix

Rich Mix, 35-47 Bethnal Green Rd, Shoreditch, London E1 6LA

Royal Welch Fusiliers Museum

Royal Welch Fusiliers Regimental Museum, The Castle, Caernarfon
LL55 2AY

Rustington Museum

Samuel Wickens Centre, Broadmark Lane Car Park, Broadmark Lane, Rustington, West Sussex BN16 2NW

Sacrewell Farm

Sacrewell Farm, Thornhaugh, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE8 6HJ

Segedunum Roman Fort 

Segedunum Roman Fort and Museum, Buddle Street, Wallsend
NE28 6HR

Soldiers of Oxfordshire Museum

Park Street, Woodstock
OX20 1SN

Somerset Heritage Centre

Somerset Heritage Centre, Taunton, Somerset, TA2 6SF

Somerset Rural Life Museum

Abbey Farm, Glastonbury, Somerset, BA6 8DB.

South Shields Museum & Art Gallery

Ocean Rd, South Shields
NE33 2JA

South Shields Museum and Art Gallery

South Shields Museum and Art Gallery South Shields Tyne and Wear NE33 2JA

St Albans Museum and Gallery

Town Hall, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL1 3DH

St Fagans: National History Museum

St Fagans National Museum of History, Cardiff

St Paul’s Cathedral

St. Paul's Churchyard, London EC4M 8AD, UK

Storiel – Bangor, North Wales

Storiel, Ffordd Gwynedd, Bangor, Gwynedd
LL57 1DT

Stories of Lynn

Town Hall Complex, Saturday Market Place King's Lynn, Norfolk PE30 5DQ

Suffolk Archives

Bury Record Office, 77 Raingate Street, Bury St Edmunds, IP33 2AR

Swansea Museum

Victoria Road, Swansea

Telegraph Museum Porthcurno

Eastern House, Porthcurno, Penzance
TR19 6JX

The Chocolate Museum

187 Ferndale Road, London, SW9 8BA

The Collection Museum

Danes Terrace, Lincoln, LN2 1LP

The Common Room

Neville Hall Westgate Road Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1SE

The Devil’s Porridge Museum

Stanfield, Annan Road, Eastriggs, Dumfries and Galloway, DG12 6FT

The Lightbox

Chobham Road, Woking
GU21 4AA

The Manchester Museum

Manchester Museum, The University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester
M13 9PL

The National Archives

The National Archives Kew, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 4DU

The Seaside Museum Herne Bay

12 William Street, Canterbury

The Wallace Collection

Hertford House, Manchester Square, London

Tolhouse Gaol

Tolhouse Gaol, 12 Tolhouse St, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, NR30 2SQ

Torquay Museum

529 Babbacombe Road, Torquay

Tredegar House

Tredegar House, Pencarn Way, Newport, Monmouthshire, NP10 8YW

Turner’s House, Twickenham

40 Sandycoombe Road, Twickenham TW1 2LR

University of Liverpool, Victoria Gallery and Museum

Ashton Street Liverpool Merseyside L69 3DR

V&A Museum of Childhood

Cambridge Heath Road, London
E2 9PA

Valence House Museum

Becontree Avenue, Dagenham, Greater London, Essex RM8 3HT

Watts Gallery – Artists’ Village

Down Lane, Compton, Guildford

Weald & Downland Living Museum

 Town Lane, Chichester, Singleton
PO18 0EU

Welsh Mining Experience (Rhondda Heritage Park)

Coedcae Road, Rhondda Cynon Taff, CF37 2NP

West Berkshire Museum

The Wharf, Newbury
RG14 5AS

Westminster City Archives

10 St Ann's Street London SW1P 2DE

Wheal Martyn Clay Works

Carthew, St Austell
PL26 8XG

Winchester College Treasury

Winchester College College Street Winchester Hampshire SO23 9NA

Wisbech & Fenland Museum

Museum Square, Wisbech  
PE13 1ES

Woodbridge Tide Mill Museum

Tide Mill Way, Woodbridge, Suffolk IP12 1BY

Woodhorn Museum

Woodhorn Museum QEII Country Park Ashington, Northumberland NE63 9YF

Wrexham County Borough Museums and Archives

County Buildings, Regent Street, Wrexham
LL11 1RB

York Minster

Deangate, York, YO1 7HH

York Museums Trust

St Mary’s Lodge, Marygate, York
YO30 7DR

Yr Ysgwrn

LL41 4UW

Z Arts

335 Stretford Road, Hulme, Manchester M15 5ZA

Organisation list

  • Aerospace Bristol
  • Aldeburgh Museum
  • Amersham Museum
  • Ancient House
  • Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Museum
  • Archifdy Caernarfon
  • Army Flying Museum
  • Arundel Museum
  • Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archeology
  • Biggin Hill Memorial Museum
  • Bowes Museum
  • Bristol Culture and Creative Industries
  • Bronte Parsonage
  • Brooklands Museum
  • Burgh House and Hampstead Museum
  • Bury Art Museum
  • Canberra Museum and Gallery
  • Captain Cook Memorial Museum
  • Colchester Museums (at Hollytrees Museum)
  • Corinium Museum
  • Cranwell Aviation Heritage Museum
  • Crawley Museum
  • Cutty Sark
  • Documentary Media Centre
  • Dorman Museum
  • Dudley Canal and Tunnel Trust
  • Dulwich Picture Gallery
  • Egypt Centre – Museum of Egyptian Antiquities
  • Elizabeth Gaskell’s House
  • Epping Forest District Museum
  • Erimtan Archaeology and Arts Museum
  • Fordingbridge Museum
  • Gallery Oldham
  • Glamorgan Archives
  • Great North Museum: Hancock
  • Haslemere Educational Museum
  • Head of Steam – Darlington Railway Museum
  • Headstone Manor & Museum
  • Heritage Eastbourne
  • Horniman Museum
  • International Bomber Command Centre
  • Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust
  • John Weasley’s House and the Museum of Methodism
  • Kirkleatham Museum
  • Knighton Museum
  • Kresen Kernow
  • Lauderdale House
  • Lincoln Castle
  • Lincoln Cathedral
  • Llanelly House
  • Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru
  • London Museum of Water and Steam
  • Loughborough Bellfoundry Trust
  • Melton Carnegie Museum
  • Museum of Cardiff / Amgueddfa Caerdydd
  • Museum of Cornish Life
  • Museum of London
  • Museums Sheffield
  • National Army Museum
  • National Civil War Centre
  • National Museum Cardiff
  • National Roman Legion Museum
  • National Slate Museum
  • National Trust – Castle Drogo
  • National Waterfront Museum
  • National Wool Museum Dre-Fach Felindre
  • Natural History Museum at Tring
  • New Walk Museum and Art Gallery
  • Newcastle Castle
  • Norfolk Record Office
  • Oriel Ynys Môn
  • Oxford Castle and Prison
  • Penlee House Gallery
  • Pitzhanger Manor & Gallery
  • Plas Mawr
  • Plas Newydd House & Gardens
  • Plas Newydd House and Gardens
  • Pontio
  • Poole Museum
  • Preston Park Museum and Grounds
  • RAF Museum
  • Reading Museum
  • Rich Mix
  • Royal Welch Fusiliers Museum
  • Rustington Museum
  • Sacrewell Farm
  • Segedunum Roman Fort 
  • Soldiers of Oxfordshire Museum
  • Somerset Heritage Centre
  • Somerset Rural Life Museum
  • South Shields Museum & Art Gallery
  • South Shields Museum and Art Gallery
  • St Albans Museum and Gallery
  • St Fagans: National History Museum
  • St Paul’s Cathedral
  • Storiel – Bangor, North Wales
  • Stories of Lynn
  • Suffolk Archives
  • Swansea Museum
  • Telegraph Museum Porthcurno
  • The Chocolate Museum
  • The Collection Museum
  • The Common Room
  • The Devil’s Porridge Museum
  • The Lightbox
  • The Manchester Museum
  • The National Archives
  • The Seaside Museum Herne Bay
  • The Wallace Collection
  • Tolhouse Gaol
  • Torquay Museum
  • Tredegar House
  • Turner’s House, Twickenham
  • University of Liverpool, Victoria Gallery and Museum
  • V&A Museum of Childhood
  • Valence House Museum
  • Watts Gallery – Artists’ Village
  • Weald & Downland Living Museum
  • Welsh Mining Experience (Rhondda Heritage Park)
  • West Berkshire Museum
  • Westminster City Archives
  • Wheal Martyn Clay Works
  • Winchester College Treasury
  • Wisbech & Fenland Museum
  • Woodbridge Tide Mill Museum
  • Woodhorn Museum
  • Wrexham County Borough Museums and Archives
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  • York Minster
  • York Museums Trust
  • Yr Ysgwrn
  • Z Arts
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