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Gallery closures and collection updates

We regret that from time to time some galleries are closed to the public for refurbishment or redisplay.

Temporary Closures

* Galleries 12 & 13 (Temporary Exhibition Galleries) closed until 3 May * Gallery 11 (Arts of the 20th Century)

Ongoing Gallery Closures

* Gallery 1 (British & European art Late C19th - mid C20th) * Gallery 2 (British art 1801-1900) * Gallery 4 (French & British art C17th - C19th) * Gallery 5 (Impressionism & Post-Impressionism) * Gallery 34 (Fans)
  • Gallery 28 (Arts of East Asia) Fridays 22 April 10.30 - 11.45am & 13.50 - 15.15

Collections updates

In addition, individual pictures and objects are sometimes sent on loan to other museums. It is also necessary from time to time to change the contents of a display or remove items for conservation. If you are planning to visit the Museum to see a particular item, please check in advance that it is on view by contacting:

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