Travel and Accommodation


From A596 (Carlisle – Workington), Once in Maryport continue along Curzon Street. The museum is aprox 200 yards past the traffic lights.

There is on-street disk parking outside the museum, additional parking is located approx. 75 yards past the museum. To access additional parking turn right along Station Street.



Maryport Station is on the Northern Rail Carlisle - Barrow line. On leaving the station, cross Mealpot Road and walk straight ahead along Station Street to the main road (Curzon Street), turn right. The museum is located adjacent to the pedestrian crossing.



Numbers       30/31              Thornhill – Workington - Maryport

                        68B                 Cockermouth - Maryport

                        300/301         Whitehaven -  Maryport – Carlisle


Bus stop outside or opposite Co-op store.  Walk towards pedestrian lights (before the main traffic lights at the crossroads). The maritime museum is immediately on left.



The accommodation below is listed from closest to the museum outwards but there are many others in the surrounding area.  Please contact the establishments direct for further details. 


Golden Lion Hotel, Senhouse Street

Sailor’s Return, King Street

Shore Walk B&B, Brow Street

Waverley Hotel, Curzon Street

Rafferty’s Bistro, Curzon Street 

Displays at the museum

Models and artifacts of the Maryport Maritime Museum

The White Star Room

How to find us

See Visitor Info for travel details

22 Curzon Street,
CA15 6BY


Opening Times

April to October: Open Tuesday and Thursday to Sunday - 11am - 4.00pm





Free while in our temporary location at

22 Curzon Street, Maryport

Group visits: Advance booking recomended
Harbour tours:  By arrangement
School visits:  By arrangement.


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