Family Visits

Petersfield Museum is an open and welcoming environment for all families. Our friendly staff members and volunteers are on hand to answer any queries, and to ensure all our visitors have a safe, comfortable and enjoyable visit.

Family-friendly facilities at the Museum include:

  • Sensory Backpacks *
  • History Detective Trail
  • Dressing up station
  • Interactives
  • Discounted Family Tickets
  • Baby change facilities
  • A breastfeeding-friendly environment
  • Courtyard (plenty of space to run around!)
  • Café (high-chair available)
  • Gift shop            

* The backpacks have been designed with SEND (Special Educational Needs and Disabilities) families in mind, but they can be borrowed and enjoyed by all families.

The Museum also hosts family-friendly events throughout the year including children’s theatre and our very popular Toddler Take Over events. Click here to find out more about what’s on at the Museum.

If you have any questions or feedback, please contact our Head of Engagement on 01730 262601 or