Visit Us

Opening Hours


All year round:                          1 pm - 4 pm


November to Easter:               10 am - 4 pm

Easter to end of October:       10 am - 4 pm

Ticket Prices

Adult                                           £2.00
Child                                           £0.50

Find Us

Travelling by car?
Darfield village lies on the A635 some five miles from Barnsley. We are readily accessible from the M1 and the A1 (M).
Parking is available in the Church Hall car park across from the Museum, and there is also street parking available.

Travelling by bus?
The 218, 219 and X19 all travel to Darfield from Barnsley Interchange.

We offer safe storage on-site for bicycles.

Maurice Dobson Museum & Heritage Centre
2, Vicar Road,
South Yorkshire
S73 9JZ

Hire our speakers

From schools and colleges to private clubs and groups, we’re happy to visit you at your venue to give illustrated talks about aspects of our museum. Please contact us here for more information.


We regret that wheelchair access is currently only available to the outdoor patio. We hope that better access can be made available in the future.


Dogs may accompany guests on the outside patio. With the exception of guide and assistance dogs, dogs are not allowed into the museum or Tea Room.