The award winning Tower Museum is located within the city’s historic walls. The museum also boasts the only open air viewing facility in the heart of the city centre with stunning panoramic views of the city and River Foyle.
Please note The Story of Derry and the Armada Shipwreck – La Trinidad Valencera exhibitions are temporarily closed dur to essential repairs, and we apologise for any inconvenience. However we have lots more on offer, including:
Mabel Colhoun: A North West Pioneer, 7 July 2017 – 21 January 2018
This ground-breaking exhibition unveils powerful representations of Mabel’s life through the use of spaces, featuring her incredible and inspirational collections relating to her work as a teacher, archeological surveyor, writer, artist and historian.
Also commencing soon will be the Curious Collections exhibition on 15th February, as part of the NI Science Festival. Experience all the weird and wonderful elements of invention, design, technology, science and discovery. Including dentist's chairs, medical implements, fossils, bones and much more!
Download the Autumn/Winter programme here.
Museum Service and Facilities
The following access provision is available in the Tower Museum
Level access at main entrance
Internal lift to all 5 levels of Armada Shipwreck – La Trinidad Valencera exhibition including viewing area of city
Internal lift to museum services area – access to research facilities & genealogy service
Level access to learning area
Accessible toilets are located on ground floor
Please note that due to the care of the museum collection some areas of the museum are subject to low light levels.
Daily 10am – 5.30pm
Last Admission at 4.00pm
We recommend that you allow approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes for your visit.
Family £9.00 (2 adults & 3 children)
Learning group rate £1.50
Group rate (groups 15+) £2.00
Admission to the Tower Museum covers entry to both exhibitions.
A warm welcome awaits you from our World Host expert team.
Union Hall Place
Tel: 028 7137 2411
Fax: 028 7136 6018
Email: [email protected]