The museum is situated in one of the city’s most beautiful greenspaces, Weston Park. Close to the University of Sheffield and hospitals, it’s well-served by public transport and there’s parking available at the convenient Q Park just nearby.
The city centre, with its wide range of hotels, bars, restaurants, shopping, is just a 15-minute away.
Events take place right in the heart of the museum, in two of its most flexible galleries.
The Victorian-themed Picturing Sheffield gallery’ floor-to-ceiling displays present artists’ views of the city spanning 250 years.
Sheffield Stories’ vibrant displays chronicle people’s lives in Sheffield through an eclectic array of objects, photographs, archive footage and personal recollections.