Plan Your Visit

In line with government restrictions, Kelham Island Museum, Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet and Shepherd Wheel Workshop remain closed for now.

We will reopen as soon as possible following national guidelines and will keep you updated of any changes through our website and social media channels.  If you have any queries, please contact

Thank you for your continued support and we look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Shepherd Wheel 

Whiteley Woods

Off Hangingwater Road


S11 2YE


0114 2722106

Opening Times

Shepherd Wheel is open all year round. 

Open every Weekend and Bank Holiday Monday

Summer Opening 10am-4pm 

Winter Opening 11am-3pm 

(closed Mon - Fri)

Opening time changes are based on DST.


December Opening

Shepherd Wheel will be closed on Saturday 2 & Sunday 3 December 2017 due to the Victorian Christmas Market at Kelham Island Museum.

Shepherd Wheel will be open Saturday 23 December and Saturday 30 December (but closed on Christmas Eve and New Years Eve) 



Free general admission


We’re improving our visitor experience for all through our Access all Areas project. 

See our Access Statement 

Part Accessible. Assistance and Dogs welcome.


Bus:  To travel by bus visit or for a journey planner

Bus links to Shepherd Wheel are:

83, 83a – Rustlings Road 

Rail: The nearest station is Sheffield. 

Car: Shepherd Wheel is located in the Porter Valley in Whitely Woods / Bingham Park. 

There is no on-site car park. The nearest parking is on street around Rustlings Road.

Left Luggage:

Please note there are no facilities to store bags or luggage. We apologise for any inconvenience.

Contact us

Get in touch with us using the form below or email