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William Booth Birthplace Museum

William Booth Birthplace Museum

Notintone Place, Sneinton, Nottingham, NG2 4QG

Phone: 0115 979 3464


The William Booth Birthplace Museum is open by appointment only, generally Tuesday-Thursday, 10am-4pm. Please telephone or email for appointments.

How to get here:

The Museum is in Sneinton, about 1¼ miles east of Nottingham city centre, near Green's Windmill & Science Centre (follow the 'Green's Windmill' signs from the city centre). Access the Museum via the walkway to the right of the row of shops on Sneinton Road - at the junction of Sneinton Road and Notintone Street. Please note that the Museum is not visible from the street, as it is tucked within a courtyard among several Salvation Army buildings.

On foot: It's about a 20-minute walk from the city centre and the railway station.

By car: If you're travelling by car the post code for your sat nav is NG2 4QG. On-street parking is nearby (please take note of any restrictions). Disabled parking is available in the staff car park to the rear of The Salvation Army Complex and Museum, off Harold Street (please call in advance for directions).

By public transport: Bus number 43 from King Street in the city centre passes the Museum ('Windmill Lane' stop). For bus timetables and further information on getting public transport to the Museum visit Traveline East Midlands.

Why not try our Citynomadi walking trail when you visit?

Download the Nomadi app for free or find the trail route here 

Upcoming events

William Booth Birthplace Museum at night
Nottingham's 'Big Day Out'

Sunday 28 April 2019

10am - 4pm

Step back in time to see the birthplace of William Booth, founder of The Salvation Army, as it would have appeared in 1829 and learn about the life of the young William, who was shaped by the radical ideas of his time. Discover what made William choose the path that would lead him to become Nottingham's most famous preacher and social reformer and leader of a worldwide movement that is active in 131 countries today. The museum is opening on a Sunday especially for the Big Day Out.

For more information call 0115 979 3464. Access the Museum via a walkway to the right of shops near the junction of Sneinton Road and Notintone Street.