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image for Exhibition item typeThe History of Scarborough Fire Brigade at Scarborough Maritime Heritage Centre

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Exhibition, next open Wed 9 Jan - Tue 31 Dec 2019, free entry

Scarborough Maritime Heritage Centre

Scarborough Maritime Heritage Centre

Details

Since the 9th January 2019 our exhibition has been on the history of Scarborough Fire Brigade from the mid 19th century to WW2.

Alongside this exhibition we have all our previous exhibition information in browser files and a well stocked reference library and archive of local history, maritime

Education/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopAccepts groups

Children welcome

We can take groups of up to 17 people by special arrangement.

Opening details

Season Dates Opening Hours
Wed 9 Jan - Tue 31 Dec 2019 Wed - Sun 11:00 to 16:00

Prices

Free entry

Address

45 Eastborough,
Scarborough,
North Yorkshire,
YO11 1NH

Location

Directions

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Map reference: TA 046887  Lat: 54.28324 Long: -0.39480

By Road:
A64 follow signs to town centre and sea front.
The museum is just up the hill from the harbour.

By Public Transport:
Trains or buses to town centre.

Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from Scarborough station

Facilities

  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome

We can take groups of up to 17 people by special arrangement.

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
  • no car park

  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesContrast markings on clear surfaces such as glass doors
  • YesVisitor information available in large print (14pt and over)
  • YesVisitor information available in audio format

Entrance

  • YesEntrance is well lit

General

  • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility
  • YesClear signage
  • YesEffective lighting for visually impaired visitors
  • YesGood colour/tonal contrast for visually impaired visitors
  • YesRoutes/pathways suitable for wheelchair users or visitors with limited mobility
  • YesDisplays at suitable height for wheelchair users / children
  • YesAudible alarm system