Reading Museum Opening Hours

Tuesday to Friday : 10am - 4pm

Saturday : 10am - 5pm

​Admission is free, but we ask visitors for a suggested donation of £5 towards their visit.

Closed: Sundays, Mondays and Bank Holidays

Closed: Easter Bank Holiday weekend (including Good Friday), and from Christmas Eve to New Year's Day.

Please be aware we have a lot of school groups using our galleries in term-time weekdays between 10am and 2.15pm, so if you wish to see a particularly gallery it may be advisable to visit outside these times or contact us in advance. The galleries are generally quieter after 2.30pm.

View more information about how to get here, galleries, cafe, shop, schools, group visits and access

Riverside Museum Opening Hours

The Screen House has reopened and the Turbine House reopens on 10 September 2021 with The Last Gasometer and Reading’s Changing Skyline exhibition.

April to September: Open daily 10am - 6pm

​Admission is Free

Closed: October to March

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