The museum is located in the Lace Market area of Nottingham City Centre, close to Broadmarsh Intu Shopping Centre.
Buses go to the Nottingham train station and the Broad Marsh bus station- both within walking distance of the museum. Nearby bus stops include Fletcher Gate and George Street.
The museum is located 0.8miles away from Nottingham Train Station (a 10-15 minute walk). Taxis are available at the train station.
Leave the tram at the ‘Lace Market’ stop. From here, it is a two minute walk down the hill. Take the second left, at the corner where you see Nottingham Contemporary and Belgo. Walk straight up this street (High Pavement) and we are located on the right hand side.
From M1 north. Leave the M1 at junction 26 and follow signs for A610. Once in the city centre, follow the brown and white signs for the Museum
From M1 south. Leave the M1 at junction 24 and follow signs for the A453. Once in the city centre, follow the brown and white signs for the MuseumThe road outside our museum, High Pavement, is a one way street with drop off and pick up points on the museum steps but with no dropped kerb. There is strictly no parking on the road from 8am – 8pm 7 days a week.
Unfortunately there is no onsite carpark. Nearest car parks are Broadmarsh car park, Lace Market car park and Stoney Street car park. We offer discounted all day parking rates at Stoney Street. Simply ask at reception on arrival and we will give you a car parking ticket that will discount your parking rate when you exit the car park. A small pay and display car parking area with around 20 spaces is situated almost directly opposite the Museum steps on High Pavement. Pay and display charges apply.