Opening times & admission prices
The Beacon Museum is open Monday – Sunday 10am – 4.30pm, with last admission to the museum at 3.45pm.
Family £16.50 (2 + 2)
Annual Pass £16.50 *
Copeland Pass Free **
* Annual pass allows an adult & 1 child for 12 months, entry inclusive of three feature exhibitions.
The annual membership pass offers unlimited entry time and time again for a full 12 months. Become a member of our Beacon family, we’d love to have you join us.
Annual pass per additional child £7
Concession annual pass £12.50
(Terms and conditions; Includes entry to feature exhibitions. Excludes workshop events. A child is 16 years and under.)
Copeland Resident’s Pass
** Resident’s of Copeland can currently enter the core museum for free with the Copeland Pass. This does not include access to the feature exhibitions running intermittently throughout the year, where admission rates as seen above apply.
To claim your pass you must be a permanent resident of the Borough of Copeland. Please bring a current utility or bank statement with you name, address and postcode on it to the museum admission desk and we will process your application.
For a young person aged 16-18 years, if you don’t have any of the above, please bring a letter from your school with your name, address and postcode on.
Each resident of any address must complete a separate application form.
One child under 16 years gains free entry with one adult who has an up-to-date Copeland Resident’s Pass.
After you receive your pass, just show it every time you visit the museum (outside of feature exhibition periods) with proof of signature.
This card may not be used by any other person.
The Copeland Resident’s Pass is valid for 12 months.