Welcome to Rutland County Museum
Rutland County Museum and Visitor Centre is the perfect introduction to England’s smallest county. The museum displays tell the story of the county, and are complemented by exhibits of archaeology, history and rural life.
The museum also has a varied and exciting programme of Exhibitions and Events.
Our new exhibition 'Rutland’s Phoenix: The Archives of the Noel Family of Exton Park, Rutland' commences on Saturday 27th April and runs until Saturday 1st June.
Can you help Rutland County Museum to commemorate the First World War?
2014 will mark 100 years since the start of the First World War and, like many organisations across the country, Rutland County Museum is planning to commemorate this anniversary. If you can help us in anyway, we would love to hear from you, see our WWI Centenary Project page for futher information.
Rutland County Museum - A Quality Attraction!
Rutland County Museum has recently been assessed by VAQAS (Visitor Attraction Quality Assurance Scheme) and we are pleased to announce that it has retained its status as a Quality Assured Visitor Attraction for 2013. Why not come along and see for yourself?
The Visitor Information Area holds the latest information about other events and activities in the area and you can relax in our Award Winning Garden.
Have a look at our Museum newsletter to get a flavour of just how much goes on here.
For updates and news you can now follow us on Facebook and Twitter!
The Museum is supported in its' work by The Friends of Rutland County Museum and Oakham Castle . The Friends have assisted in the purchase of items for the Museum and offer a regular programme of lectures and social events.
Opening Times :
Mon, Wed, Fri & Sat : 10.00 - 4.00
Sun, Tues & Thurs - Closed
Bank Holidays - Closed