Please note that galleries may occasionally have to close at short notice.
Temporary gallery closures
Greece: Cycladic Islands (Room 11)
Closed until further notice
Addis Gallery (Room 34
Closed 18 January 2017 for maintenance.
Enlightenment (Room 1)
Closed 16 - 27 January 2017
Collecting the world (Room 2)
The Waddesdon Bequest (Room 2a)
Closed 16 – 18 January 2017
Korea (Room 67)
Closed 30 - 31 January 2017
North America (Room 26)
Mexico (Room 27)
Closed 20 February – 3 March 2017
Japan (Rooms 92-94)
Closed 10 - 12 April 2017
Long-term gallery closures
China, South Asia and Southeast Asia (Room 33 - The Joseph E. Hotung Gallery)
India: Amaravati (Room 33a)
Chinese jade (Room 33b)
Closed 1 June 2016 – November 2017
Objects normally on display within the gallery may be available for study by appointment via the Department of Asia Study Room. Please note that between the dates below there will be no level access to Chinese Ceramics – Sir Percival David Collection (Room 95) and Korea (Room 67), during which time access will be via stairs only.
30 January – 22 February
28 August – 20 September
Galleries with limited opening
Greek vases (Room 20a)
Access to Room 16 outside of these hours may be arranged by prior appointment with the Department of Greece and Rome. Please email email@example.com
Greek and Roman Architecture (Room 77)
Classical inscriptions (Room 78)
Please enquire at the Information Desk for opening times.