Whats happening; junior modelling; family trip; Modelling workshops; model railway

Welcome to Pendon Museum

A glimpse of English rural life around 1930 through extraordinary dioramas featuring railways, villages and landscapes.

Museum Open
Museum Open
Museum Open



Our normal opening times are from 11:00 to 16:00

From August onwards you can purchase admission tickets in advance or at the museum 

Please note that days when we are open remain restricted

Some special rules and advice remain and please read them here

What's happening at Pendon

Virtual Tour of the Vale

Virtual Tour of the Vale

Explore some highlights

Explore highlights from the Vale Scene - in preparation for your visit

Free Audioguide

Free Audioguide

Get the most from your visit

Our guide to the model scenes and to life in rural 1930s Vale of White Horse

Digital Jigsaws

Digital Jigsaws

Scenes from the Museum

A free range of digital jigsaws of Pendon for children through to experts

Explore the museum