The Old Pumping Station
Cheddars Lane
Cambridge, CB5 8LD

Admission Prices

Adults £3.50
Children £1.50 (ages 7 - 18)
Concessions £2.00
Family (2 adults and up to 3 children) £8.50
Under 7s are free

Getting here

By Car

The museum has no parking available on site apart for space for disabled visitorsThere is time-limited parking in the retail parks on Newmarket Road and some on-street parking in the roads around the museum is available on Sundays.
Disabled access and parking is from Cheddars Lane off Newmarket Road.

Please note that due to the new foot and cycle bridge, Riverside is currently closed to through traffic and parking is limited.

By Train

To check for the availability of trains to Cambridge, try the National Rail Enquiries website. 

By Bus

To find the correct bus to get you to The Cambridge Museum of Technology, try the Cambridge County Council bus information website

Riverside Foot and Cycle Bridge

Cambridgeshire County Council has built a major new foot and cycle bridge that links Riverside with Chesterton in Cambridge. The bridge will allow better access to the Museum of Technology by foot or bike.

Information for disabled access

Due to the historic nature of this site and museum buildings, access to all areas may not be possible for all visitors including users of wheelchairs and pushchairs.

Please be advised that pathways can be uneven, sloping and sometimes slippery, with steps of uneven heights. All visitors must exercise caution at all times as they access the various areas of the site.

Disabled Access to the site is via the Cheddars Lane entrance – Please contact us on 01223 500652 or email us at if you would like information on disabled access to the museum. You must contact us (preferably prior to your visit) if you think that you may need special assistance. However, be aware at this time, many of the museum buildings are not currently wheelchair accessible.

The Cambridge Museum of Technology has an ongoing programme of development which includes improving access and the facilities for all visitors to the site and buildings.