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Wandle Industrial Museum

Vestry Hall Annex, London Road, Mitcham, Surrey, CR4 3UD

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Access Guide

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Introduction

Opening Times

  • Monday Closed.
  • Tuesday Closed.
  • Wednesday 13:00 - 16:00.
  • Thursday Closed.
  • Friday Closed.
  • Saturday Closed.
  • Sunday 14:00 - 17:00.
  • Comments
    • The museum is closed on bank holidays..

Location

  • The venue is situated within the centre of the area.
  • This venue is situated in Mitcham.
  • The venue is not situated on a road which has a steep gradient.
  • There is a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.
  • The nearest mainline station is Mitcham Junction.
  • The nearest underground station is Tooting Broadway.

Parking

  • The venue does not have its own car park.
  • Public Car Parks
    • There is a car park for public use within 200m (approx).
    • The car park is located on Raliegh Gardens.
  • On Street Parking and Drop-off Details
    • On street marked Blue Badge bays are available.
    • The dimensions of the marked Blue Badge bays are 360cm x 600cm (11ft 10in x 19ft 8in).
    • On street Blue Badge parking is located on London Road.
    • Clearly signed and / or standard marked parking bays are not available.
    • There is not a designated drop off point.
  • Comments
    • The photograph shows the Blue Badge parking outside the Vestry Hall.

Outside Access (Main Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located on London Road.
  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • The main doors open away from you (push).
  • The doors are double width.
  • The doors are heavy.
  • The door opening is 150cm (4ft 11in) wide.

Level Change (Main Entrance)

  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.
  • The ramp or slope is moderate.
  • The ramp or slope is portable.
  • Please contact any member of staff.
  • The width of the ramp or slope is 78cm (2ft 7in).
  • There are steps to access this area / service.
  • The steps are located directly in front of the entrance.
  • There is / are 2 step(s) to the area / service.
  • The steps are medium.
  • The steps do not have handrails.

Inside Access

  • There is level access to the service(s).
  • There is not a hearing assistance system.
  • Motorised scooters are not allowed in public parts of the venue.
  • The lighting levels are bright.

Museum

  • Exhibits cannot be audio described.
  • Tactile signage for exhibits is not available.
  • The availability of tactile signage does not depend on exhibition.
  • Touch tours are not available.
  • Video tours are not available.
  • Concessions are not available.
  • There is not a wheelchair to borrow.

Accessible Toilet

  • Location and Access
    • There are not accessible toilets within this venue designated for public use.

Standard Toilet(s)

Additional Info

  • Staff do not receive disability awareness / equality training.
  • A bowl of water can be provided for an assistance dog.
  • An assistance dog toilet area can be provided onsite.
  • A member of staff trained in BSL skills is not normally on duty.