Regular opening hours

Tuesday to Friday: 10 am to 4 pm

Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm

The museum is closed on Sundays, Mondays and Bank Holidays (including Good Friday and Easter Monday, and from Christmas Eve to New Year's Day).

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

Planning your visit

Many school groups use our galleries in term-time weekdays between 10 am and 2.15 pm. 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 2.30 pm.

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

Riverside Museum opening hours

April to September: open daily 10am - 6pm

October to March: closed

Admission is free.

Find out more about visiting the Riverside Museum.