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Our Museums

Children in the Archaeology MuseumWelcome to the museums and gallery pages. Please use the links to the left to find information on the museums and gallery in Southampton, current exhibitions and local collections.

We also offer a flexible service to schools and groups focusing on learning about the exhibitions and collections. There is also the provision for educational workshops in all our venues. All educational visits must be pre-booked. We advise booking early to secure your preferred date for a visit. For more information regarding education at any of the museums or gallery please see the learning and education pages. Try using our new booking enquiry form which is located in the top right hand corner.

Museum and Galleries Opening Hours

SeaCity Museum

Open 7 days a week 10am – 5pm Last admission 4pm
For more details about Southampton's SeaCity Museum visit
Christmas opening: SeaCity Museum is closed on 24, 25 & 26 December and again on 1 January. All other days we are open business as usual.

Southampton City Art Gallery

Open: Monday - Friday 10am - 3pm and Saturday 10am - 5pm
Closed: Sundays
Admission: Free
Please see Southampton City Art Gallery for further information.
Christmas opening: The Gallery is closed from 24 December to 1 January.

Tudor House and Garden

Tuesday to Friday 10am-3pm (last admission 2.30pm)
Saturday to Sunday 10am-5pm (last admission 4.30pm)
Closed Mondays (except Bank Holidays 10am-5pm)
Please see for further information.
Christmas opening:Tudor House is closed from 24 December to 1 January.

Collections Management Centre

Prior booking/appointment only - charges apply
Please see Collections for further information.

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