Facilities and services
The Department of the Middle East offers a range of
to the public.
The department is based in the historic Arched Room, accessible through the shop at the north end of the Egyptian Sculpture Gallery (Room 4), at the bottom of the West Stairs.
Until 3rd July we are open for enquiries and study access weekdays, 10.00-13.00 and 14.00-16.00 (excluding bank holidays).
From 6th July we will open for enquiries by appointment only, on Wednesdays from 14:00-16:00, January-November. We will be open for study access January-November, Tuesdays-Fridays, 10.30-13.00 and 14.00-16.00. The department will be closed to the public on Mondays and in December, as well as on bank holidays. Remaining bank holidays in 2015 include: 31st August.