Find Us

The Heugh Battery Museum preserves the only First World War battlefield in the UK and commemorates the bombardment of the Hartlepools in December 1914.

How to Find Us

Find us on Moor Terrace, The Ancient Headland, Hartlepool, Cleveland, TS24 0PS.

Opening Times

We would like to thank visitors for their continued support and contributions towards the maintenance of the Heugh Gun Battery site.


10am – 4pm


10am – 4pm


10am – 4pm


10am – 4pm

Getting Here

By Train

The closest train station to the Heugh Battery Museum is Hartlepool Train Station. For more information on this station please visit the Northern Rail website by clicking here.

To plan your trip from the train station to the Museum please find below a handy Google Map with directions to us from the station.

By Bus

The Heugh Battery Museum is situated on the Stagecoach Hartlepool Number 7 bus. Visitors can get to the Museum by getting off on the final stop in Headland Town Square. The Museum is then just a short walk from the bus stop to the Museum entrance.

The Number 7 bus can also be used to travel back into Hartlepool Town Centre, where connecting buses and other methods of travel will be available.

A timetable for the Number 7 bus is available via the Stagecoach Hartlepool website by clicking here.

Accessibility Information

We have worked with AccessAble to make finding out about our facilities easier before your visit. AccessAble’s surveyors visited our venue in person to create a Detailed Access Guide. Click the button for detailed accessibility information to Heugh Battery Museum.

Take a look at the video below for accessibility information related to Heigh Battery Museum. Thank you to Digital Culture Network for producing the video. 

The Only First World War Battlefield in the UK

Open: Friday – Monday from 10am – 4pm
Heugh Battery Museum, Moor Terrace, Headland, Hartlepool, Cleveland, TS24 0PS
01429 270746
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