The SeaCity Museum

The SeaCity Museum
SeaCity Museum, Civic Centre, Havelock Road, Southampton
SO14 7FY
023 8083 4536
Region or country
England (South East & Isle of Wight)

Based at the heart of Southampton, SeaCity Museum tells the story of the people of the city, their fascinating lives and historic connections with Titanic and the sea. Visit SeaCity Museum and Southampton to discover how we bring maritime history to life through an interactive experience designed for all ages.

What can be found at the venue?
Historic building or site
Significant collections relating to regional crime and punishment organisation or to a particular individual
Part of the SeaCity Museum is housed in the former Grade II* listed Police Building and Magistrates Courts.
Does the venue have an online collections catalogue?
Details of opening for public access and / or research services
The museum strongly advises booking tickets before visiting: email or call 023 8083 2020 for on the day ticket availability. Opening: Monday – Sunday, 10am – 5pm (Last entry 3.30pm).
Available services or facilities
Cafe, Shop, Toilets
Accessibility and disability arrangements / Covid requirements
Guide dogs, hearing dogs and assistance dogs are welcome throughout the museum. Free admission for companions to visitors with disabilities. We offer free admission for companions accompanying visitors with disabilities. Our Customer Service Assistants are also trained in disability awareness so please ask a member of staff for any assistance you may need during your visit. Toilets, including accessible toilets can be found on the ground and first floors. The accessible toilet on the first floor is accessed through a security door, a member of staff will be nearby and will be happy to unlock the door for you. Baby change facilities are available on the ground floor. Wheelchair Access: All areas of the museum apart from the clock tower have step-free access. The first floor can be accessed via a lift from the ground floor. Due to fire regulations, only four visitors using wheelchairs are able to access the upstairs of the museum at any one time. Wheelchairs are available to borrow during your visit. Just ask at the front desk. Large print guides are for visiting SeaCity are available at the front desk. Audio induction loops is fitted at the front desk, the shop and the café.
Other connected heritage sites, museums or archives
The Bargate and God's House, Southampton. Both former prisons.
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