image for Museum item typeStanley Ferry Logboat at Wakefield Museum

Museum, free entry

Exploring the Museum

Exploring the Museum


Wakefield One,
Burton Street,

Events at this Venue

date event
Sat 12 Aug - Sun 31 Dec The Rainbow Trail
Tue 22 Aug Museum Treasures
Sat 26 Aug Family Fun
Thu 31 Aug Up, Up and Away!
Sat 2 Sep Family Fun
Thu 7 Sep Meet the Curator


Visit Wakefield Library & Museum to see Wakefield's Viking era logboat.

This special object makes for a stunning display. Find out what Wakefield was like under 'Viking' rule.

Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsAccepts groups

Children welcomeDisabled access

Open all the time


Free entry



See location of Wakefield Museum on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SE 330209  Lat: 53.68351 Long: -1.50182

By Road:
Follow signs for Wakefield City Centre. Located behind Wakefield's County Hall.

By Public Transport:
Nearest train station: Wakefield Westgate Railway Station
Nearest bus station: Wakefield Bus Station


  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access