The Beacon Museum in Whitehaven on the town’s historic harbourside is open daily and hosts a permanent exhibition about Whitehaven as well as a range of temporary exhibitions and regular events for visitors and local community alike.

Ravenglass Railway Museum

Open every day, The Beacon Museum hosts a permanent exhibition about Whitehaven as well as two additional gallery spaces housing a range of temporary and touring exhibitions, while The Sellafield Story exhibition tells the story of the Sellafield nuclear site through science-based interactives and artefacts. You can find out more about their workshops and events on their what’s on page >

The fourth floor viewing gallery displays the majestic Whitehaven harbour to its full potential, harking back to Whitehaven’s Georgian heyday.

 

 

The Beacon Museum

The Beacon Museum
West Strand
Whitehaven
Cumbria
CA28 7LY

www.thebeacon-whitehaven.co.uk

contact: thebeacon[at]copeland.gov.uk

telephone: +44 (0)1946 592302