The Kitchen


Relax and unwind over a coffee or a light snack whilst admiring our fabulous Museumaker window designed by artist Laura Thomas.

Our coffees are organic and fair trade, we also serve soup, toasted flatbreads, sandwiches and cakes from a local bakery.

The Kitchen is located on the ground floor in the heart of the mueum. Wi-Fi is available in the Kitchen, please ask the library staff for details. For more information about eating and drinking at the Beaney please call 01227 862578 or email

We offer refreshments and catering for a variety of events held in our education room. You can view our prices here . If you would like to discuss your requirements or to make a booking please email The Kitchen  

Opening Times

Monday 09.00 - 17.00

Tuesday 09.00 - 17.00

Wednesday 09.00 - 17.00

Thursday 09.00 - 19.00

Friday 09.00 - 17.00

Saturday 09.00 - 17.00

Sunday 10.00 - 17.00


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All proceeds from the Museum's commercial activity help fund our exhibitions, educational programmes and maintenance of collections and building.

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