Redfern's Cottage celebrates the stories of Uttoxeter.
Located in a restored 17th century timber-framed building Redfern’s Cottage tells the stories of Uttoxeter. The museum was once home to noted historian Francis Redfern, from which it takes its name. Redfern's Cottage, museum of Uttoxeter life features interactive galleries exploring the history of the vibrant market town of Uttoxeter, a Cafe and Shop selling a range of local goods and gifts. In 2019 the museum reopened following a major refurbishment project. This included new galleries, cafe and revamped shop. The museum offering guided tours, group visits and education visits in addition to a regular events programme of walks and heritage talks.
Please note that there is partial accessibility to the ground floor including a disabled toilet. Access to the upstairs museum galleries are only accessible by stairs.
|Ticket Type||Ticket Tariff|
|Adult 16+||£3.00 per adult|
|Annual Adult Membership||£12.00 per adult|
|Annual Concession Membership||£8.00 per adult|
|Annual Family Membership||£20.00 per family|
Children free when accompanied by a paying adult
Map & Directions
By Car: Uttoxeter is situated in East Staffordshire, 15 miles east of Burton-on-Trent and 12 miles west of Stoke-on-Trent so is easily accessible by exiting the M6 at Junction 15 or the M1 at Junction 23a then taking the A50 towards Uttoxeter.
There are local pay and display car parks and the museum is a few minutes’ walk from the main Maltings car park.
Public Transport Directions
By train: There are hourly trains from Stoke-on-Trent and Derby stations to Uttoxeter Railway station where the museum is a 10-15 minute walk to Carter Street, Uttoxeter.
By bus: There are regular buses from Burton-on-Trent and Stoke-on-Trent bus stations which stop at many of the small villages and towns on route. Accessible by Public Transport: Uttoxeter station is 1 mile away.
Booking & Payment Details
- Credit cards accepted (no fee)
- On-site light refreshments
- Baby changing facilities
- Children welcome
- Education/study area
- Facilities for educational visits
- Facilities for groups
- Guided tours for groups
- Dogs Accepted
- Gift shop
- Guided tours for individuals
- Public toilets
- Smoking not allowed
- WiFi or internet access
- Regional Tourist Board Member
- School Trips
- Accepts groups
- Coach parties accepted
|Season (1 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022)|
|Tuesday - Saturday||10:00||- 14:00|
* Groups and school visits available. Please contact the museum for bookings.