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Opening hours

The Roald Dahl Museum is open all year round from Thursday to Sunday.

During Buckinghamshire school holidays we are usually open from Monday to Sunday during half-terms and Tuesday to Sunday at Easter and during the summer holidays. See below for exact dates and our Christmas opening times.

Our interactive galleries can be explored whatever the weather, and our picture-perfect courtyard and self-guided walks are perfect for sunnier days.


Opening times
All year-round

Thursday to Sunday, 10am to 4.30pm – except at Christmas (see below)


Christmas opening dates

Thursday 21 to Saturday 23 December, 10am to 4.30pm

Wednesday 27 to Saturday 30 December, 10am to 4.30pm

Tuesday 2 and Wednesday 3 January, 10am to 4.30pm

Open again as usual from Thursday 4 January


Titchy Fridays

The Museum is open for Titchy Toddlers sessions only on the second Friday of the month during term time. 10am to 12.30pm.

Last admission each day is at 3.15pm

“We had a great morning! It was really interesting for the adults who grew up on Roald Dahl and lots of fun activities for the kids to do! They especially enjoyed the story time!”

Museum visitor

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81-83 High Street,
Great Missenden,
Buckinghamshire, HP16 0AL

01494 892192
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We have everything for even the biggest Roald Dahl fans!

The Museum Shop stocks a huge array of Roald Dahl goodies, enough for even the biggest Roald Dahl fan. This includes Museum special editions, pocket money toys, gifts and games. There are even some special Museum-themed ranges you can't buy anywhere else,

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