COVID-19 and Reopening
Following the lifting of restrictions on July 19th, the museum will be reopening once again to the public from the 1st of August. Our monthly engine run days will also resume at the end of every month. No booking is required.
We are located in a hidden corner of Walthamstow at:
10 South Access Road,
The museum is a 7-minute walk from St. James Street Station (Overground) and a 15-minute walk from Blackhorse Road Station (Victoria Line). Lea Bridge Road Station (Greater Anglia) is a 10-minute walk away.
The W19 bus from Walthamstow Bus Station towards Argall Avenue runs every half hour. The museum is adjacent to the 'Barn Croft Primary School' stop.
Free weekend car parking is available nearby on South Access Road and Essex Road.
Schools and Community Groups
School and group visits are possible during the week by prior arrangement. A tour of the museum will also be given. Visiting on odd days is also possible if you are unable to visit us on a Sunday. Please contact us to arrange a visit.
Other Places to Visit Locally
There a number of other local attractions to visit if you want to make a day of it.
- Walthamstow Wetlands
- William Morris Gallery
- Vestry House Museum
- Markfield Beam Engine & Museum
- Queen Elizabeth's Hunting Lodge