Accessibility

Our premises are DDA compliant.

Accessing the Venue

Access to our building for wheelchair users is via the front door.

The Venue is wheelchair friendly with level access to all public areas at the Ground Floor Level with lift access to all floors.

Accessible Toilet Facilities

We have wheelchair friendly toilet facilities with baby changing facilities on the lower ground floor and a further wheelchair friendly toilet within the museum on the third floor. Additionally we have further facilities accessible by lift on the lower ground floor and also on the mezzanine levels between ground and first and first and second floors.

Signage

Our signage is clear and directional and located in all public areas, lift lobbies, corridors and foyer areas.

Fire Safety and Evacuation

We have an approved Health and Safety Management Plan which incorporates our Fire Safety Policy and Fire Evacuation Procedures. These are reviewed on a regular basis by our Health and Safety Consultant.
During operating hours, we ensure that there are adequate numbers of emergency personnel on duty to act as Fire Marshalls and First Aiders; we have on site, an evacuation chair and a sufficient number of staff trained in its use. We also have a defibrillator with trained staff present as required.

Induction Loops

We have an induction loop system covering the key reception rooms.