Study room

You do not have to make an appointment to use the study room, but please bring evidence of identification to show on arrival.

Opening times:

Monday to Friday
10.00 - 13.00 and 14.15 - 16.00 except for public holidays

Please note: The Study Room will be closed from 12.00 onwards on 20th of November. 

Please note: from January until November 2014 the Study Room will undergo redecoration works: please be aware that certain parts of the collection will be inaccessible then (especially drawings).


Montague Place entrance and Room 90 (Prints and Drawings gallery) on the fourth floor.

There is a second study room at Blythe House, near Olympia, where the engraved portraits and certain other parts of the collection are stored. It is open on Tuesdays from 10.00-13.00 by appointment only.

For more information, and to make an appointment, please ring the study room at the Museum on +44 (0)20 7323 8408.