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Opening Hours

Box Office

Monday to Friday, 9.00am - 6.00pm

*The Institute is open for specific events on weekends. On those weekends, the Box Office team will be available to assist with in person and telephone enquiries.

Office and Administration
Monday to Friday, 9.30am - 5.30pm 

The Library (Special Collections and Archives)

Everyone can now access our Special Collections and Archives’ Researchers Area until 20:00 every Wednesday. Our team will be on hand to provide access to our collections and help with your enquiries.

Our normal opening hours are:

Monday 10.00am - 5.30pm
Tuesday 10.00am - 5.30pm
Wednesday 10.00am - 5.30pm
(8.00pm Special Collections & Archives)
Thursday 10.00am - 5.30pm
Friday 10.00am - 5.30pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

Please note that fetches of printed and archive materials will be subject to delays between 12.30 and 14.30 to accommodate staff breaks. There is no need to pre-order materials or book an appointment. Last fetches will be carried out at 17:00 Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday and at 19:30 on Wednesdays.