Your museums are now open and we can't wait to see you!

The good news doesn’t stop there – all our sites, including Kelham Island Museum and Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet, are now FREE ENTRY!

We’re really looking forward to welcoming you back with new exhibitions and displays, as well as all your museum favourites. You’ll find all the info you need to plan and your visit at


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Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet

Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet

Shepherd Wheel Workshop

Shepherd Wheel Workshop

Kelham Island Museum

Kelham Island Museum

What's on

Half Term Activity: Decorative Metals

Search for some decorative metal designs in the museum and create a metallic picture inspired by your finds.

Curator Walk: Sheffield Shows its Metal

Join us for a city centre guided walk highlighting some of Sheffield's many public artworks made in metal.

Kelham Makes: Terrariums

Get crafty this summer and create your own terrarium - a miniature garden inside a glass jar!

Lunchtime Talk: A Saucy Tale - A History of Henderson's Relish

Hear the true and remarkable history of Sheffield’s favourite sauce in this free lunchtime talk.

What we do


Our collections showcase Sheffield's industrial heritage, from early industrialisation to modern times.

Learning & Groups

Bring Learning to Life with exciting activities for all ages, from Adults and Groups to Schools and Families.

Weddings & Venue Hire

Something New, Somewhere Old. Choose our unique locations for unforgettable experiences.


SIMT aims to provide physical access and inclusive information and interpretation to enhance the experience of all our visitors

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There are many ways to get involved with our museums and heritage sites as a volunteer, community partner or family!

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