Accessibility at venues

Market Hall Museum

We have improved a number of features within the museum. If, however, you would like to discuss the accessibility of Market Hall Museum, please contact us:

museum@warwickshire.gov.uk
01926 412500

Features include:

  • Platform lift to all floors
  • Accessible toilet on the ground floor*
  • Large print cafe menus
  • Tactile interactive dressing-up costume representative of costume and objects on display
  • Symbols for orientation
  • Digi-labels enabling changeable background colour, font size and
    text to speech
  • Text panels in sans serif font approved by our consultation group
  • T-Loop
  • Captions on videos
  • Staff are trained to support our visitors.
  • Quiet space for families who may have members who are on the autistic spectrum.
     
    *the nearest changing places toilet facility is at Shire Hall near the Post Office and One Stop shop. Find a toilet locationWe support all of our visitors. If you feel you require assistance at any time during your visit please tell our front of house/reception staff.

    Please note that in the event of an emergency, access from the first floor galleries to the ground floor emergency exits will be restricted to the main staircase. If any of our visitors require assistance in the event of an emergency, we ask that you contact one of our members of staff upon arrival at the Museum.

    Warwickshire County Record Office

    There are a number of features to support access to the public areas of the building:

  • Accessible parking (marked bays)
  • Platform lift from car park to reception area
  • Public area is all on one level
  • Accessible public toilet
  • Induction loop
  • DisabledGo has a detailed access guide, showing a graphical summary of the building’s access features.

    If you require any further information, or require additional assistance during your visit, please contact the Warwickshire County Record Office:

    01926 738959
    recordoffice@warwickshire.gov.uk

    St Johns House

    St Johns House Museum occupies the ground floor of the building, with the majority of the exhibition accessible on one level. The upper floor houses the Museum of the Royal Warwickshire Regiment of Fusiliers, which is only accessible via the original staircase – no lift is available.
    Other access features to the St Johns House Museum include:

  • Accessible parking (marked bays)
  • Accessible public toilet
  • If you require any further information, or require additional assistance during your visit, please contact the Museum Service:

    01926 412500
    museum@warwickshire.gov.uk