Opening Times

Museum & garden

Monday – closed
Tuesday – Friday 9am to 5pm
Last Thursday of the month* – 9am to 9pm
Saturday & Sunday – 10am to 5pm

Shop & cafe

Monday – Friday 9am to 5pm
Last Thursday of the month* – 9am to 9pm
Saturday & Sunday – 10am to 5pm

Reading room

Monday – Friday 9am to 5pm
Last Thursday of the month* – 9am to 9pm

*Please note the following dates for the forthcoming Extended Hours nights:
1st March (not 22nd Feb, no late opening 29th March)
26th April

Easter 2018 Opening Hours

The Museum, shop, cafe and garden:

Open: Thurs 29 March
Open: Fri 30 March (Good Friday)
Open: Sat 31 March (Easter Saturday)
Closed: Sun 1 April (Easter Sunday)
Closed: Mon 2 April (Easter Monday)
Open: Tues 3 April

The reading room will close at 5pm on Wednesday 28th March and reopen at 9am on Wednesday 4th April.

University closure days

The museum (including, shop, cafe and garden) and the reading room are closed on Bank Holidays and on some University closures days at Christmas and Easter.

For a full list of University closure days click here, and please contact us to avoid disappointment.