Clifton Museum rear view from the park.


Find out when we're open, where you can park and even where to get a nice bun and a cup of tea. Everything you need to plan your visit.

Explore the Museum

Explore the Museum

Clifton Park Museum is an exciting modern museum that takes you through Rotherham's rich history.

Selection of craft items from recent events.


We have an exciting and varied events calendar.

Children enjoying a ride at the fun fair.

Explore the Park

With parks, gardens and sport, rides and games, Clifton Park has everything you could need for the perfect day out.

Couple getting married with confetti being thrown.


Clifton Park and Museum provide high quality venues for family celebrations, conferences, training sessions, workshops and public performances. It's a great location for your guests to enjoy.

Group of people sat in a circle in the woodland in autumn.


Inspired by our collections and heritage buildings and parks, Rotherham Heritage Learning Service brings the past to life with an exciting programme of inspiring and interactive activities.



The Museum is on Clifton Lane (A6021), half a mile from Rotherham town centre.

If travelling by car, you can reach us from junctions 33, 34, or 35 of the M1, or junction 1 of the M18.

The driveway at the front of the Museum building provides access to the Museum car park. There is a further car park at the other end of Clifton Park, off Doncaster Road.

The nearest train station, taxi ranks and bus station are in the town centre. There is a bus stop immediately outside the Museum.

Bus times and routes are available at Travel South Yorkshire.

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