Gallery closures

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


Temporary gallery closures

Africa (Room 25)
Partially closed 19 – 22 Mar 2019


The World Exists To Be Put On A Postcard: artists' postcards from 1960 to now (Room 90)
Closed 10 April 2019


Rembrandt: thinking on paper (Room 90)
Closed 10 April 2019


Reimagining Captain Cook: Pacific perspectives (Room 91)
Closed 10 April 2019


Assyria: Lion hunts (Room 10a)
Closed 9 – 18 Apr 2019


Assyria: Siege of Lachish (Room 10b)
Closed 9 – 18 Apr 2019


Assyria: Khorsabad (Room 10c)
Closed 9 – 18 Apr 2019



China and South Asia: (Room 33)
Closed 3 – 7 June 2019



Galleries with limited opening

Greece: Bassai sculptures (Room 16)
Open Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday 10.00–11.00 and 15.00–17.30


Greece: Athens (Room 19)
Open Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday 10.00–17.30


Greeks and Lycians 400–325 BC (Room 20)
Open Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday 10.00–17.30


Greek vases (Room 20a)
Open Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday 10.00–17.30



Long-term gallery closures

Admonitions Scroll (Room 91a)
Opening from 14 Oct to 24 Nov 2019


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


Greek and Roman architecture (Room 77)
Closed until further notice


Classical inscriptions (Room 78)
Closed until further notice