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Eden Camp Modern History Theme Museum

Museum - Military

Junction of A169, Malton, YO17 6RT

Tel: 01653 697777

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Eden Camp Modern History Theme Museum

About

A visit to our unique, award-winning museum will transport you back in time to wartime Britain. Experience the sights, sounds and smells of life on the Home Front and Front Line in a series of expertly recreated scenes and tableaux. The Blitz, the Street at War (with rationing and fashions), the Home Guard, Evacuation, the Battle of Britain and VE & VJ Day are all covered in the first half of the museum, whilst world conflicts and battles are covered in the second. Other periods covered within the museum include World War One and Two, the role played by British military forces around the world since 1945. The Museum also houses a large display of military vehicles and equipment including tanks, artillery pieces, aircraft, mini submarines, air raid shelters and a Prefab.

Special Events and Reunions take place during the year (see our website for full listing) and close partnerships formed with military and civilian associations have allowed us to create unique exhibitions including The Escape Lines, Human Underwater Chariots, RAF Bomb Disposal and Civil Defence.

For some light entertainment, both young and old will be entertained in our Old Time Music Hall where stars of the 40's are portrayed in puppet form and the audience is invited to sing-a-long to We'll Meet Again. Full catering facilities are provided in the NAAFI Cafe, Officers Tea-rooms and Garrison Cinema Bar. There is also a Junior Assault course and play area where new recruits and would be Commando's can let off steam (weather permitting). Free on-site car parking and dog friendly.

Holder of both the English and Yorkshire Tourist Boards Attraction of the Year Awards, Eden Camp provides both an entertaining and educational day out for all the family. Please visit out comprehensive website for full information:

www.edencamp.co.uk.

Previous winners: England for Excellence Award, Yorkshire Tourist Board's Attraction of the Year, Yorkshire Tourist Board's Tourism for All, Yorkshire Moors and Coast Attraction of the Year, Group Travel Awards Finalist, UK Coach Awards Runner-up, Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence 2013,2014,2015,2016.

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Opening Times

Season (8 Jan 2019 - 23 Dec 2019)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00
Bank Holiday10:00 - 17:00

* Last Admission is at 16.00

Closed 24 December - 9 January

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£10.50
Child£8.50

Adult £10.50
Child £8.50(5-16)


Family Tickets available - please call for details

For group bookings of 10 or more prices are:
Adult £9.50
Child £7.50

School Groups - £4.50 per pupil

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Disabled access
  • Disabled toilets
  • Facilities for hearing impaired
  • Facilities for visually impaired
  • Wheelchairs available

Booking & Payment Details

  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)

Catering

  • On-site catering
  • On-site light refreshments
  • Picnic site

Children

  • Baby changing facilities
  • Children welcome

Groups

  • Education/study area
  • Facilities for educational visits
  • Facilities for groups

Meeting, Conference & Wedding Facilities

  • Facilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitality

Parking

  • Free Parking

Property Facilities

  • Dogs accepted - Well behaved friendly dogs kept on a short lead are welcome. Dogs are allowed in all exhibition huts and a special area has been allocated for dogs in our Café - please enquire with a member of catering staff.
  • Gift shop
  • Public toilets
  • Smoking allowed - Anywhere on site outside, other than children's play area.
  • Telephone (public) - Landline phone located in our Reception Office can be made available in an emergency.
  • WiFi or internet access - Free log-on available in our Café area.

Site Features

  • Regional Tourist Board Member
  • Welcome Host

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted

Awards

  • Other AwardsSelf-assessed Accessibility Information Self-assessed Accessibility Information 2019
  • Yorkshire AwardsYork Tourism Awards Finalist York Tourism Awards Finalist 2016
  • Yorkshire AwardsWelcome To Yorkshire Member Welcome To Yorkshire Member 2016
  • Yorkshire AwardsTourism Association North Yorkshire Tourism Association North Yorkshire 2016
  • Yorkshire AwardsYork Pass Accepted York Pass Accepted 2018

Road Directions

Located on the Junction of the A64 and A169. Coastliner bus services 840 and 842 picks up and drops off 800m from our entrance (on the A169).

Accessible by Public Transport: Malton station is 3 miles away.

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