801 & TIPPERSThe museum is now closed for the winter season and will open again in March 2018; however, we will open the museum for group visits subject to adequate notice and agreement please contact us via this page to discuss.
We will not be idle whilst we are closed we want to make better use of our space and reinterpret the Local History element making it more accessible to visitors and of course the eternal housekeeping, perhaps you would like to join us in 2018 as a volunteer put you hard earned experience to good use in helping to preserve this unique and Nationally Important piece of our Industrial Heritage

Museum Opening Times 2019

June Thursday between 10:30 and 13:00

July-September Thursday between 10:30 and 13:00. Friday between 10:30 and 13:00

October Thursday between 10:30 and 13:00. Friday may be included dependent on weather


For further details please contact us by telephone 07909 890484 or email enquiries@fakenhamgasmuseum.com

The museum is currently looking for volunteers to work on the site or for stewarding and is also looking for people interested in joining the Friends support group.

Please allow approximately one hour for viewing



Admission is Free.

Donations of any amount are very welcome and we are always grateful for any support.

Please send them to Fakenham Town Gas Works Museum Trust (1996354), Hempton Road, Fakenham, Norfolk NR21 7LA.

Visits for groups and schools

Group visits outside normal opening times are possible please call 01553 762151, the museum will require adequate notice.


The Museum is fully accessible.
Free parking is available nearby (50 metres away).
we have one disabled parking space on site.
Accessible toilet for wheelchair users available on site.