From Tuesday 3rd July 2018, Swindon Museum and Art Gallery’s opening times are 11.00am to 4.30pm.
We are open for school and group visits on Mondays, by appointment only. We are closed on Bank Holidays. Please note that visits of 15 people+ or school group during opening hours that have not booked in advance will only be admitted at the discretion of the management. We reserve the right to refuse admission where we believe there is a safety or capacity risk.
There is a small range of souvenir gift items and local art to buy next to the reception desk at the top of the stairs. These include pocket money items that will help you commemorate your visit, and a selection of books. We can now accept card payments (minimum spend £5). Credit card payments will incur an additional 1.75% charge.
Planned Gallery Closures
Thursday 15 November – The Art Gallery will be closed from 2pm – 3.30pm for a private visit.
Thursday 28 November – The Art Gallery will be closed from 2pm. It will reopen on Friday 29 November at 11am.
Art Gallery - The main Art Gallery has a number of beautifully presented exhibitions each year. However, in order to changeover exhibitions, the Art Gallery will be closed during the following periods:
From 4.30pm on Saturday 1 December and reopens on Tuesday 11 December with Collective, an Open Art exhibition. More details can be found here.
The rest of the Museum will be open during these dates.
For more information about visits and accessibility, please see our access page.
There is no parking available at the Museum & Art Gallery but there are car parks within a short walking distance of the venue. Please click on the links to access information on Britannia and Prospect Place car parks.
Swindon Museum & Art Gallery is located in the Old Town area of Swindon which is also accessible via public transport.
Please also access this Google Map for more information.