We are starting a new exciting project on site here at the Museum.
The Amphitheatre area will be out of use for the next 12 weeks as will our over spill car park whilst the work goes on.
During this time, we are open as normal.

Events and Exhibitions

Events and Exhibitions

There is plenty to see and do at the Dock Museum. With lots of changing exhibitions and fun events for all, there is every reason to come back again and again.

Family Visits

 Family Visit

There is lots to see and do on a visit with the family, including: interesting galleries, fun quizzes (with prizes), gift shop, playground, free Wi-Fi and walks round Walney Channel.

Collections - Town Hall

Collections Database

Visit our collections database to see more historical artifacts, photographs and more.


 Playground & Surrounds

Lots to do outside the museum: playground, walk by historic dock, see fishing boats, go for walks and enjoy the reminders of Barrow's past e.g. lifeboat