Gallery closures

Please note that galleries may occasionally have to close at short notice.

Temporary gallery closures

The Waddesdon Bequest (Room 2a)

Closed 10.00–10.30, 5 June 2016

Long-term gallery closures

China, South Asia and Southeast Asia (Room 33)

India: Amaravati (Room 33a)

Chinese jade (Room 33b)

Closed 1 June 2016 – November 2017

Please note that during this closure there will be no level access to Chinese ceramics – Sir Percival David Collection (Room 95) and Korea (Room 67); access will be via stairs only.

Further information 

Galleries with limited opening

Greece: Bassai sculptures (Room 16) 
Greek vases (Room 20a)

Open daily 10.00–11.00 
Access to Room 16 outside of these hours may be arranged by prior appointment with the Department of Greece and Rome. Please email

India: Amaravati (Room 33a)
Greek and Roman Architecture (Room 77)
Classical inscriptions (Room 78)

Enquire at the Great Court Information Desk for opening times of these galleries.