Did you know?
We are the world's first purpose-built public art gallery.
Did you know?
We are licenced for wedding ceremonies in the Gallery. Get married amongst the old masters!

Opening Times

Tues - Fri, 10am - 5pm, Sat - Sun, 11am - 5pm. Closed Mondays. Full times below.


The Collection, Exhibitions & Shop

Monday Closed (except Bank Holidays and 29th December 2014 on which we are open 11am-5pm)
Tuesday 10am - 5pm
Wednesday 10am - 5pm
Thursday 10am - 5pm
Friday 10am - 5pm
Saturday 11am - 5pm
Sunday 11am - 5pm

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Monday Closed (except Bank Holidays)
Tuesday 9am - 5pm
Wednesday 9am - 5pm
Thursday 9am - 5pm
Friday 9am - 5pm
Saturday 10am - 5pm
Sunday 10am - 5pm

Public Holidays

The Gallery is open on all Bank Holidays from 11.00am until 5.00pm except 24 - 26 December and New Year’s Day.

Christmas 2014

Wednesday 24 December - CLOSED
Thursday 25 December -  CLOSED
Friday 26 December -  CLOSED
Saturday 27 December - OPEN
Sunday 28 December - OPEN
Monday 29 December - OPEN
Tuesday 30 December - OPEN
Wednesday 31 December - OPEN

Free Gallery Guided Tours

Free Gallery guided tours of the Permanent Collection take place at 3pm each Saturday and Sunday. The tour is included in the price of your entrance ticket to the Permanent Collection (Please Note: if a free guided tour is cancelled there will be no refunds on entrance tickets).

Office Hours

Office opening hours: Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm