Museum & Tearoom Open
Wednesday-Sunday - 10am - 3pm


Opening Times

Location Map

Please note: Last entry to the museum and last orders in the tea room are 30 mins before closing all year round.

Summer Opening Hours (April~September)
Museum & Tea Room: 7 days a week,10am – 5pm

Winter Opening Hours (November~March)

Museum & Tearoom
Nov-Feb: Wednesday to Sunday 10am-3pm
Mar: Wednesday to Sunday 10am – 4pm

Xmas Closing: 20th Dec – 26th Dec  reopen: 27 Dec- 1st Jan

Closed: 2nd-23rd Jan  reopen: 24th January on wards (Wednesday-Sunday 10am-3pm)




Gift Aid Admission*

Adults £6
Concessions (Seniors +60, Students,with ID) £5.50
Family Ticket (2 Adults, 2 Children) £15

*If you are a UK tax payer you can help Dimbola raise vital additional funds by paying Gift Aid Admission. The price includes a voluntary donation that means for every £1 you spend, Dimbola can claim an extra 25p from the Government.

Standard Admission 

Adults £5.45
Concessions (Seniors, Students) £5
Children Under 5 FREE
Children Under 16 £2.50
Family Ticket (2 Adults, 2 Children) £13.50
Groups (10+)* £5 per person
Friends of JMC Trust and National Art Pass FREE

*introductory talks are available to booked groups at an additional fee of £1 per person


There is free parking available to visitors at the front of Dimbola.

When full, there are two pay & display car parks in Freshwater Bay (3 minutes walk).


The Needles Breezer tour bus (Mar-Oct), the No. 12 and the ‘FYT’ bus, all stop near Dimbola. The No. 7 also stops in Freshwater (15 mins walk).

Special Offers

£2 entry for Island Residents on the last Saturday of the month*
10% off admission for anyone arriving by sustainable transport – bus (show bus ticket), cycle or foot

(Ask when buying your ticket)
*please bring proof of address