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Museum, free entry


Mr Hilton


Abbey Fields,


Small museum housed in medieval building formerly part of the Abbey of St Mary the Virgin.
Collection of stonework and tiles from the ruined abbey and an exhibition of the history of the Abbey. Also exhibits of interest of old Kenilworth. Explanatory trail of the scant Abbey ruins open all the year round.

Disabled accessDisabled toiletsFrench signs/guidesGerman signs/guidesOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsSpanish signs/guidesAccepts groups

Some amenities in swimming baths nearby. Stairs only to Upper Floor.

Opening details

Open Sundays & Bank Holiday Monday
2.00pm to 5.00pm
Easter to Mid September


Free entry


By road: Nearest major road is A452
By public transport: Nearest station is Coventry/Leamington Spa. Bus to Kenilworth clock tower.
Free parking in nearby church car park.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 6 miles from Coventry station


  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • French signs/guidesFrench signs/guides
  • German signs/guidesGerman signs/guides
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Spanish signs/guidesSpanish signs/guides
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups

Some amenities in swimming baths nearby. Stairs only to Upper Floor.

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
    • Yesis solid
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesHas a ramp

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area


  • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility
  • YesDisplays at suitable height for wheelchair users / children
  • YesAudible alarm system


  • YesSteps to the main entrance
  • YesRamp to entrance
  • YesEntrance is well lit


  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to cafeteria
  • YesChildren's menu


  • Restaurant/cafe in Council Leisure Complex nearby

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