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Location of Rutland County Museum and Oakham Castle.

Location of Rutland County Museum and Oakham Castle.

How to find us : Location of Rutland County Museum in Oakham
Sat Nav: LE15 6HW

Occasionally not all of our exhibits are available to view. If you are making a special visit or wish to see a particular item we advise contacting the museum beforehand.


Accessibility The museum is fully wheelchair accessible, with semi-automatic front doors.

A wheelchair is available to borrow on request

A hearing loop is fitted in the Museum Entrance Gallery and in the Colonel Noel Suite.
Guide dogs are welcome.
For more information, please see our Accessibility Guide

Accessible toilets, and baby changing facilities are available.

Car parking (‘Pay & Display’) is available outside the Museum. Five spaces are reserved specifically for museum visitors during Museum opening hours. Free disabled parking is available directly outside the Museum entrance.

Donation of Objects. Due to an ongoing review of our collections, we are currently not able to accept any new object donations.
If you do have any queries about this at all, please do contact us on
If you are considering donating items to Rutland County Museum, please consult our Offering Objects leaflet for future reference.

Please make an appointment before bringing items for identification. (01572 758440 or

Please Note That Valuations Can Not Be Given.

Please Note : The Museum Local Studies Library will be closed to the public from Wednesday 11 March to Friday 13 March. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Opening Times

Monday 10am – 4pm
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 10am – 4pm
Thursday Closed
Friday 10am – 4pm
Saturday 10am – 4pm
Sunday Closed

We are closed on Bank Holidays

Rutland County Museum
Catmos Street
LE15 6HW

Tel: 01572 758440
Fax: 01572 758445