Opening Times

Sunday - Monday closed
Tuesday 10.30-4.00pm
Wednesday 10.30-4.00pm
Thursday 10.30- 4.00pm
Friday 10.30-4.00pm
Saturday  10.30-4.00pm


Admission prices

Admission                                           £3.50
With voluntary donation of Gift Aid                 £3.85
Students  (with ID)                                  £3.00 
Lincs Heroes* free (with ID)
Children under 16 free (with accompanying adult)
Friends of the Museum free (become a Friend)

* Lincs Heroes: NHS, Royal Air Force, Police, Lincolnshire Fire & Rescue and LIVES staff.

Access & Facilities

Any questions, phone 01526 352456

Baby changing

Accessible toilets

Accessible entrance

Dog friendly

Free Wifi

Bike racks

Where is the museum?

Our address

The Cottage Museum
Iddesleigh Road
Woodhall Spa
LN10 6SH

Telephone: 01526 352456



Free street parking along the The Broadway.


A variety of special events take place at the Cottage Museum each year

Family Fun Session
29th May 10.00-12.00
Craft Club
For further information Email  
Friends and Volunteers Coffee Mornings
Next Coffee Morning 10.30-12.00 Wednesday 12th June 2024
1940s Event
13th July 2024 (Watch this space for more details)


We are currently looking at developing our offer for Early years, Primary and Secondary Schools.

EYFS & Key Stage One

Toys and Games - Past & Present

Shops & Shopping - Past & Present

Key Stage 2

History Detectives - Local History and using primary sources.

During 2023-2024

We are currently looking at developing our schools provision and would love to hear from nurseries, home study groups, primary and secondary schools that would be interested in piloting our workshops for free in exchange for feedback.


From April 2024.

Cost: £4.00 per pupil

For more information about our schools programme please email and we will get back to you.

Earth Museum

Woodhall Spa Cottage Museum was successful in obtaining a grant to take part in "The Earth Museums Mapping Your History East Midlands".

The project aims to link collections, people, stories and places via a digital map and creating a resource for all to use.

Explore our collection, the UK and the world via the Earth Museum's website

Group Visits

Pre-arranged group visits to the Museum are available through out the year.

Guided tours of the Museum can be arranged in addition to talks on specific themes.

Group visit: Unguided £3.50 per head.

Group visit: Guided £4.00 per head.

Group visit: Guided with talk £5.00 per head (includes refreshments)

Talks available:

Baths at Woodhall Spa

Stones, Bricks and Mortar

History of Woodhall Spa

The Cottage Museum

Group size 10-30

If you are interested in arranging a group visit, please contact the Museum to discuss your requirements. Telephone 01526 352456 or email


Tourist Information

Woodhall Spa is a popular inland tourist resort with a unique charm.

To find out more about popular tourist attractions and places to visit around Woodhall Spa and beyond please pop in or see links below:

Woodhall Spa Community

Aviation Heritage