Plan your visit

Opening Hours

Museum Opening Hours

Monday–Friday 10am-5pm
Saturday 11am–4pm
Admission is free
Last admission 30 minutes before closing

Christmas Opening Hours

The Museum will be closed from 12pm on Friday 23rd December and remain shut throughout Christmas week. We will reopen on Tuesday 3rd January.


We recommend visitors to the Archives book ahead owing to space restrictions.
Email or telephone 01978 297 480
Last admission 30 minutes before closing


The Collections Centre will be open by appointment. Please email or telephone 01978 297 460

How To Find Us

By Car

Wrexham County Borough Museum & Archives is located on Regent Street, adjacent to the Catholic Cathedral and the multi-storey car park. 

Three parking spaces are available for blue badge holders in St Mark’s Road on the east side of the museum building approximately 80m from the museum entrance.

There is a pay and display car park at Island Green (LL13 7LW), behind the museum and 5 minutes’ walk from the museum entrance. Other car parks available: Tŷ Pawb multi-storey (LL13 8BY), Waterworld (LL12 7AG), St Giles (LL13 7AB) and Eagles’ Meadow (LL13 8DG).

By Bus

Wrexham bus station is located on King Street approximately 200m from the museum.

For bus routes and times:

By Rail

Wrexham Central railway station is located approximately 230m to the south of the museum within the Island Green shopping centre. Wrexham General railway station is 500m west of the museum along Regent Street.

For train times:

By foot

Wrexham County Borough Museum & Archives is located on Regent Street, adjacent to the Catholic Cathedral and the multi-storey car park. 

Look out for fingerpost signs around the town pointing you towards the museum.

There are also town maps at various locations around the town centre.

The museum entrance is approached via a level but partially loose gravel surface. There is seating on the museum forecourt.

Wrexham Shop Mobility is located at Wrexham bus station, King Street, 200m from the museum.

The Ordnance Survey NGR of the museum is SJ3318 5043.

Assistance dogs are welcome.

Further Information/Accessibility

There is an accessible toilet, with baby changing facilities, on the ground
floor. The key is available from reception.

Photography (without flash or tripod) is permitted in our galleries for
your personal use. Items on display which cannot be photographed are

No food or drink is to be consumed in the galleries.

Please think of other visitors when talking on your mobile phone.

Fire Evacuation: if the fire alarm sounds please make your way to the
nearest fire exit and follow instructions from members of staff. The
assembly point is by the cycle racks on the museum forecourt.

Smoking is not permitted anywhere on the premises.
For further information please contact us on (01978) 297 460 or email

Contact Details

Wrexham County Borough Museum & Archives
County Buildings, Regent Street
LL11 1RB

Tel: 01978 297 460

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