Leeds City Museum

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Visit Leeds City Museum and come face-to-face with the Leeds Tiger, step into ‘Ancient Worlds’ and see the final resting place of the Leeds Mummy and even dig for fossils in the ‘Life on Earth’ gallery.


Millennium Square, Leeds, LS2 8BH

Opening hours

Tuesday to Friday 10am to 5pm
Saturday to Sunday 11am to 5pm




Located on Millennium Square, the museum is on a graduated slope (upward from the direction of the train station or downward if you are approaching from Woodhouse Lane).
Entrances to the Museum: The main entrance to the museum is at the front of the building and is accessible via hand railed steps and a ramp or at ground level through the café. Both entrances have automatic doors that open outwards.

Detailed access information here: //www.leeds.gov.uk/museumsandgalleries/leedscitymuseum/access


By bus: Leeds City Museum is a 15 minute walk from the city centre bus station.

By train: The Museum is a 10 minute walk from Leeds Railway Station. Contact Metroline for up-to-date travel information on (0113) 245 7676 or www.wymetro.com.

By car: Leeds City Museum is well serviced by all routes travelling to the city-centre. If you are using a route planner, our postcode is LS2 8BH. Metered street parking is available nearby on Rossington Street and Cookridge Street. Secure car parking is available in Woodhouse Lane, The Light, Merrion Centre and Rose Bowl car parks.