Plan your Visit

Museum Opening Hours

10am – 5pm Tuesday – Sunday (Closed Mondays)

Admission is Free

Open on Bank Holiday Mondays 10am – 5pm

For General Enquiries please contact +44 (0)1865 278000

For Group and School booking enquiries please complete our online enquiry form.

Gallery Closures

The following Galleries will be closed from Tuesday 2 February to mid-May:

  • Galleries 66 and 67

Ashmolean Shop

Tuesday to Sunday: 10am 5pm

Open on Bank Holiday Mondays

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Ashmolean Café

Tuesday to Sunday: 10am 4.30pm

Open on Bank Holiday Mondays

Ashmolean Dining Room

10am – 4.30pm Tuesday, Wednesday & Sunday

10am – 10pm Thursday, Friday & Saturday

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The Eastern Art Study Room

The reserve collections of the Eastern Art department are available for viewing in the Eastern Art Study Room (The Jameel Centre).

Open: Tuesday – Friday 10am – 1pm and 2 – 4.30pm

All items in the reserve collections are available for viewings by appointment. Please contact us before your visit.

For further information see our webpage:

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Western Art Print Room

We regret that the Print Room will not be available for visitors with impaired mobility from 14th to 25th March 2016. This is due to a conservation project involving the New Douce Room.

The Ashmolean's extensive collections of prints and drawings are open to the public in the Western Art Print Room.

Open: Tuesday to Saturday 10am to 1pm and 2pm to 4pm (Friday by appointment only)

The Print Room will be closed on Good Friday and Easter Saturday, 25 and 26 March 2016.

On Thursday 14 April 2016 the Print Room will be closed in the afternoon, from 2 until 4 pm.

For further information see our webpage:

Please note that visitors wishing to see drawings by Michelangelo and Raphael are requested to make an appointment at least twenty-four hours in advance.

Contact details to request a booking: