Adults and children walk through the Streetlife Museum with a plane suspended above their heads

Record numbers of people visit Hull Museums

Hull Museums are celebrating after seeing visitor numbers across their sites exceed pre-lockdown numbers.

The busy year saw over 383,000 people visit the city’s free museums and galleries, up 13 … More

A man talks to 2 children, all in Victoria dress

Victorian Christmas event extended for 2023

Hull Museums’ ever popular Victorian Christmas will return this week, and for the first time will open over a full weekend.

Visitors will be invited to enjoy the traditional event … More

The Streetlife Museum in Hull's Old Town.

Quiet sessions for museums and gallery

Quiet sessions are to be trialled at three popular visitor attractions in Hull.

All sounds will be turned off for an hour at the Streetlife Museum, Hull and East Riding … More

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Discover life in Tudor Hull

The Festival of Archaeology returns later this week, with Hull’s Tudor History being celebrated.

On Saturday 29 and Sunday 30 July, 10am-3pm, ‘Telling Tales of Tudor Hull’ will be held … More

Medieval Mayhem hits Museums Quarter!

The Festival of Archaeology returns to Hull’s Old Town later this week, with ‘Medieval Mayhem’ among the free, drop-in events.

On Saturday 29 and Sunday 30 July, from 11am to … More

Knights in armour put on a display of their skills

Festival of Archaeology is back!

Hull’s medieval and Tudor History is to be celebrated, as the Festival of Archaeology returns for 2023.

Three events will be taking place in Hull’s Old Town across the weekend … More

90 years of Dettol at Hull History Centre

Hull’s Dettol Celebrates 90 years

The 90th anniversary of Hull’s famous Dettol is being celebrated at the Hull History Centre throughout this summer.

Dettol, one of Reckitt’s key brands, was the world’s first safe, … More