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 not be accessible during our annual closure between 12-23 January.

Please note: from January 2014 until March 2015 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 the first Tuesday of every month 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.