Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum

Russell-Cotes art gallery and museum - exterior

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Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult/Senior£9.50 per ticket
Annual Pass HolderFree
Child (5-17 yrs)£5.00 per ticket
Child (Under 5)Free
Family (up to 2 adults & 3 children)£25.00 per ticket
Friends of the Russell-Cotes MemberFree
Means Tested Benefits£5.00 per ticket
Student£5.00 per ticket

Entrance to the Cafe and Cafe gallery is without charge.

Opening Times

* The museum will be open Tuesday - Sunday, 10am – 5pm. Please check the website for the most up to date information. Please check the website for the most up to date information as these days are subject to change.

East Cliff Promenade
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Tel01202 128000



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    Recent Reviews:

    • Gordon0504
      Newmarket, United Kingdom
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      5 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 6th June 2024
      What an amazing place. The art on display is exceptional and very varied. The story of how the building was built and how all the items were collected is very interesting. The entrance fee is well... Read full review
    • Lola P
      Beautiful history
      4 of 5 stars
      Monday, 10th June 2024
      Puts you back in time …. Just lovely visit with the grandkids who enjoyed it a lot. Went for a quick scone in the cafe after our walk round soaking in the history and it was lovely with a lovely cup... Read full review
    • Sperafucile
      London, United Kingdom
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      A gem of a lively mansion in otherwise u notable Bournemouth
      5 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 18th June 2024
      A truly magnificent house which is not to be missed if you are anywhere near nearby. There are beautiful domestic houses on the South Coast of England after all Read full review


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    Map & Directions

    Road Directions

    Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum, East Cliff Promenade, Bournemouth BH1 3AA, UK. We are situated next to the Royal Bath Hotel, just two minutes walk from Bournemouth Pier Closest car park Bath Road South (BH1 2EW) Access: The entrance is via a steep slope which may prove difficult for people with mobility problems, including wheelchair users. Due to the limited space electric scooters must be left at the entrance. A manual wheelchair can be borrowed, subject to availability. All parts of the building can be reached by lift, except the upper floor.

    Public Transport Directions

    Nearest station is Bournemouth. Follow signs for town centre. The gallery is situated behind the Royal Bath Hotel on the East Cliff.

    Related Events

    Friday, 2nd August 2024 - Friday, 2nd August 2024

    a painting of a lady surrounded by blossomThemed Tour: Women Artists at the Russell-CotesThe Russell-Cotes has an unusually high number of artworks by female artists, including equestrian superstar Lucy Kemp-Welch; prolific portrait sculptor Kathleen Scott; Pre-Raphaelite, Suffragist and Spiritualist Evelyn De Morgan, and more. Discover these works and the women who created them.
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