Plan Your Visit
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update
Following the latest official government advice, we regret to announce that all Sheffield Industrial Museum Trust sites are now closed to the public and school groups.
Kelham Island Museum, Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet and Shepherd Wheel Workshop will remain closed until further notice and will reopen as soon as possible, following government recommendations.
We will continue to monitor the situation and keep you updated of any changes through our website and social media channels.
If you have any queries, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Thank you. We look forward to welcoming you back soon.
Off Hangingwater Road
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.
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 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.
Please note there are no facilities to store bags or luggage. We apologise for any inconvenience.