Times and prices

Please note all visitors are required to book online tickets in advance, including members.

For more information, please read carefully the Safe and Sound FAQ page.

opening times

TEMPORARILY CLOSED

Following the latest COVID-19 restrictions, the museum and its exhibitions will be closed until government guidance changes. The online shop is open.


OPENING HOURS From 18 May 2021:

10.00 – 18.00 (Sunday - Thursday)
09.30 – 21.00 (Friday - Saturday)

High Street Shop 10.00 – 18.00 (Monday - Sunday).

Exhibition Prices

Sneakers Unboxed: Studio to Street

Online booking in advance essential.

  • Tickets for this exhibition are offered as 15-minute timed slots.

  • All tickets are timed to a maximum of 1 hour and 30 minutes.

  • Adult £12

  • Family £18.50

  • Student, concession and gift tickets are available.

  • Free to members

Margaret Calvert: Woman at Work - Free Display

  • Tickets for this exhibition are offered as 15-minute timed slots.

  • All tickets are timed to a maximum of 1 hour.

  • Free to all, online pre-booking mandatory.

Open 10.00-18.00 Monday to Wednesday and 10.00-21.00 Thursday to Sunday.

Ai-Da free display

  • Free to all, online pre-booking mandatory.

Charlotte Perriand: The Modern Life

  • Tickets for this exhibition are offered as 15-minute timed slots.

  • All tickets are timed to a maximum of 1 hour and 30 minutes.

  • Adult £18

  • Family £26.50

  • Student, concession* and gift tickets available.

  • Free to members

*Concession tickets include NHS workers, seniors (over 60 years), visitors with disabilities and companion, and job seekers.

The Power of Material: From Virtual to Physical - Free Display

  • Tickets for this exhibition are offered as 15-minute timed slots.

  • All tickets are timed to a maximum of 1 hour.

  • Free to all, online pre-booking mandatory.

  • Opening hours soon to be announced.

Other prices

Talks, courses and workshops

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Get in touch

Bookings Office

The Bookings Office can be contacted Monday to Friday (10:00 - 17:00) on +44 20 3862 5937 or contact via the online enquiry form.