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Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum

Russell-Cotes art gallery and museum - exterior

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult/Senior£7.50 per ticket
Annual Pass HolderFree
Child (5-17 yrs)£4.00 per ticket
Child (Under 5)Free
Concessions£4.00 per ticket
Family (up to 2 adults & 3 children)£20.00 per ticket
Friends of the Russell-Cotes MemberFree
Student£4.00 per ticket

Entrance to the Cafe and Cafe gallery is without charge.

Opening Times

Opening 2019 (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)
DayTimes
MondayClosed*
Tuesday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00*

* Open: Bank holiday Mondays.
Closed: Mondays, Christmas Day and Boxing Day.

The Russell-Cotes may be closed for functions on occasion, please check website before your visit.

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change
East Cliff Promenade
Bournemouth
Dorset
BH1 3AA
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Call direct on:

Tel01202 451858

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    1376
  • Very Good
    454
  • Average
    76
  • Poor
    28
  • Terrible
    15

Recent Reviews:

  • ShuggieG
    Christchurch, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    This place is amazing!
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 17th March 2019
    I am not a big fan of art galleries or museums. However we had some friends staying with us who love both. So we took them here not expecting to get much out of it for ourselves. How wrong we were... Read full review
  • Barbara O
    Christchurch, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Fantastic gallery and museum with changing exhibitions.
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 17th March 2019
    I have been to this gallery several times but their current exhibition is worth an extra visit. "China, through the lens of John Thomson 1868-72" is an amazing collection of photographs concentrating... Read full review
  • stupandus
    Southampton, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Fantastic experience
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 18th March 2019
    Very interesting house and collection of art and artifacts from all over the world. The exhibition of John Thompson photographs whilst travelling through China in the 1870s was really good. Read full review

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.

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