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Museums and galleries

Night at the Museum

Leeds Museum Discovery Centre.

18 May 2013 4:30pm - 6:30pm

Torchlight tour suitable for families.

 

Bring your battery-powered candles and torches for our annual blackout behind the scenes tour of the store.

We all know what happens in museums after the lights are switched off!  Do you dare…?

Price:   Free

Contact details:   Booking is required, contact (0113) 378 2100 to book your place.

Additional information:  

 

Leeds Museum Discovery Centre 

Carlisle Road
Leeds
LS10 1LB

t.   0113 378 2100

Details  

Leeds Museum Discovery Centre is a unique museum resource. Housing and caring for Leeds' fantastic collections, the Discovery Centre is a state-of-the-art storage facility. The Discovery Centre will open on Saturdays and Sundays for advertised workshops and conferences only, these need to be booked in advance. Please refer to the specific event for times.

Facilities  

Baby change
Toilets
Conference facilities
Meeting rooms
Education facilities

Access  

Follow the link on the right for more information about access at the Discovery Centre.

Public transport  

Finding your way to the Discovery Centre. By bus: Bus number 28 runs between Leeds City Centre and the Discovery Centre. By train: The Discovery Centre is a 2.2 mile walk from Leeds railway station. By car: If you are using a route planner, our postcode is LS10 1LB. Please contact Metroline for up-to-date travel information on (0113) 245 7676.

Parking  

A large free car park is situated on site with access from Sayner Lane. This includes disabled parking (two designated bays).

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