Everything you need to
know when planning a
trip to the UK’s only moving
art venue- The MAD
(Mechanical Art & Design)


The MAD Museum
4-5 Henley Street
Stratford upon Avon
CV37 6PT

(Above Lakeland and between Toni & Guy and The Cornish Bakery)

The MAD Museum


Adult – £7.80
Concession/ Student – £6.30
Child 6-15yrs – £5.20
Child 0-5yrs – Free
Family (2 adults + 2 children) – £22.00
Extra Child with Family Ticket – £3.50

Opening Times

April to September
Weekdays: 10:00am – 5:00pm
Weekends & Holidays*: 10:00am – 5:30pm

October to March
Weekdays: 10:30am – 4:30pm
Weekends & Holidays*: 10:00am – 5:30pm

Holidays* refers to Warwickshire School & National Bank Holidays.
See more information about up-and-coming holidays below.

Scheduled Maintenance Days

Occasionally we need to close the museum to give our machines some TLC.

The MAD Museum will be closed Tuesday 9th, Wednesday 10th and Thursday 11th April 2019 for maintenance reasons. We will be open as normal from Friday 12th April 2019.

We are very sorry if this causes you any inconvenience, please contact us if you have any questions. Best wishes, The Team at MAD.

Easter Holiday

Easter School Holiday
From Saturday 13th April until Sunday 28th April 2019 – open 10:00am – 5:30pm every day.

Easter Weekend
From Friday 19th until Monday 22nd April – open 10:00am – 5:30pm every day.

 Normal opening hours from Monday 29th April. 


May Holidays

Early May Bank Holiday – 6th May
Open from 10:00am – 5:30pm. 

May Half Term
From Saturday 25th May until Sunday 2nd June – open 10:00am – 5:30pm every day.

Spring Bank Holiday – 27th May
Open from 10:00am –  5:30pm. 

Normal opening hours from Monday 3rd June.


Summer Holiday

School Summer Holidays
From Friday 19th July until Tuesday 3rd September – open 10:00am until 5:30pm every day.

August Bank Holiday – 26th August
Open 10:00am until 5:30pm.

Normal opening hours from Wednesday 4th September.


What We Offer Families

Click here to see what we offer children and families at The MAD Museum.




Trip Advisor Page

We trust that our Trip Advisor page represents our museum well. Please click here to see what other visitors thought of MAD.



The MAD Museum is fully accessible for wheelchair users. Click here to find about all the details. 

The Latest MAD Museum News

Things are constantly changing at our company. Find out the very latest news by clicking here.



Contact Us

If you have any questions or would like to book a group visit in, please click here to go straight to MAD’s contact page.


The Nuts and Bolts

Tickets – will give you entry for for the whole day. As long as you keep your receipt, you can come and go as many times as you like. There is no need to book in advance, just turn up on the day. Visitors aged 15yrs & under must be accompanied by an adult.
Average visit time  – 1-2 hours 
Parkingclick here for more information
Food & Drink – not permitted in our museum
Pushchairs – During busy periods we ask that pushchairs are left under the stairs at the museum’s entrance. 
Discountsclick here to find out more.

For our latest opening information please seehere