All groups (of 10 or more visitors, booked in advance) receive a concessionary rate of £5.50 per person.

To make a group booking, please call the Herschel Museum (01225 446 865) or email


Special Group Visits

The museum is delighted to welcome astronomy and other specialist groups or clubs.   A short introductory talk can sometimes be arranged for an additional fee of £20 per group.

If your group would like a private visit to the Herschel Museum out of normal opening hours, we charge a £20 opening fee.

‘Behind the Scenes’ Tours are available at various times at £8.00 per head. Advanced booking is necessary. Please click here to check availability of the curator.


School Groups

We welcome schools to the Herschel Museum. For further information about our education programmes, please click here.