Opening times

Occasionally we must close the Museum at very short notice due to staff shortage. We encourage you to check our website before your visit and apologise in advance for any inconvenience caused.

Planned closures;

  • Friday 12 April 2024
    One of the galleries will be closed until 1pm for a private event. We apologise for any inconvenience.
  • Summer 2024
    Closed Monday 24 June
    Reopening Thursday 4 July
  • Winter 2024
    Closed Monday 23 December for refurbishment
    Reopening later in spring 2025

 

Winter Hours

  • Wednesday – Friday
  • 10:30 – 16:30
  • Saturday
  • 10:00 – 16:30

Last admission at 15:45
Closed Sunday to Tuesday

Walk-in tickets are available on the door. However please let us know in advance if you are bringing a group of 10 people or more.

Admission charges

  • Adult
  • £5.00
  • Senior
  • £4.00
  • Under 18
  • Free
  • Student with valid ID
  • £2.50
  • Friends of MEAA
  • Free
  • B&NES Discovery Card & Season Ticket holders
  • 50% discount
  • ArtFund National Art Pass
  • Free
  • BBFA Members
  • Free

We also offer a range of other discounted prices. Please contact us to find out more.