D.H. Lawrence Birthplace Museum

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8a Victoria Street
NG16 3AW

  • Phone: 0115 917 3824
  • Phone: 0115 9173824

The D.H. Lawrence Birthplace Museum is a multi-award winning visitor attraction celebrating one of the greatest writers of the 20th Century.

Further information

Opening Hours:

Tuesday - Saturday 10.00am - 16.00pm


The Museum offers Guided and Self-Guided tours of the authentically restored Victorian miners cottage. Tuesdays - Saturday : Self-Guided all day Saturdays: Guided tours 11.15am (must book) Please view www.lleisure.co.uk/dhlawrence for up-to-date opening times, tour availability and admission prices. If you are a member of the Historic Houses Association or a Broxtowe resident with proof of address you get free entry on any day we're open. Please ring ahead to book.

Travel directions:

Driving: From M1 Junction 26, take the A610 towards Eastwood. From M1 Junction 27, take the A608, through Brinsley, towards Eastwood. From M1 Junction 27, take the A608, through Brinsley, towards Eastwood. Parking: Just around the corner from the museum on Scargill Walk is a short stay car-park, £1 for 2 hours (maximum stay is 3 hours). Long-stay car parking is available at the Sun Inn Car Park on Kelham Way (£1 all day) and there is also a long stay car park on Victoria Street. Public Transport: You don’t need a car to come to us. For bus journeys to Eastwood high street jump on the Rainbow One from Nottingham or the Black Cat from Derby. Langley Mill train station is only 1.5 miles away.

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Facilities and services


  • Toilets
  • Shop

Facilities information:

Birthplace Museum - Tour of Lawrence's Birthplace set out with Victorian room settings. Gift shop, refreshments, garden with picnic area. Blue Line Trail - discover the town of Eastwood and its many Lawrence connections. Maps available for local walks in 'Lawrence country' Facebook: /dhlawrencemuseum Twitter: @DHLMuseum

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