Gallery closures

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

Temporary gallery closures

Greece: Cycladic Islands (Room 11)
Closed until further notice

Clocks and Watches (Rooms 38 and 39)
Closed 30 - 31 March 2017

Islamic world (Room 34)
31 March 2017 from 19:30

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.

Further information 

Galleries with limited opening

Greek vases (Room 20a)

Open daily 10.00–11.00