Admission is free
Open 10am-5pm Tuesday-Sunday and selected Bank Holidays (closed Good Friday / open Easter Monday).
Thanks for stopping by. We are Plymouth's award-winning museum, art gallery and archive with a 2022 European Museum of the Year Special Commendation.
You don't need to book a ticket unless you'd like to reserve a space in our Cottonian Research Room.
We can't wait to welcome you for a visit.
The past and the present meet in Beyond the Page: South Asian Miniature Painting and Britain, 1600 to Now
Arcadia: a stunning multi-screen film commission by the visionary John Akomfrah
Also on display
See fine and decorative art from our permanent art collection and End of Empire by Yinka Shonibare CBE RA
Our eco-friendly shop is packed with products by local makers and inspired by our collections and exhibitions. Visit while you're on site or shop online. Check out our Mother's Day collection!