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Free entry! Open daily 10am - 5pm 

Reduced opening hours and gallery closures

The Weston Discovery Centre is only open Saturdays and Sundays during term time. It is open Monday-Sunday during school holidays.

The Clore Natural History Centre is closed from 3.30pm on Thursdays during term time.

The Ancient World gallery, which includes the ancient Egyptian, ancient Greek, Anglo-Saxon and Roman displays, is now closed until autumn 2016. This is due to an exciting development project for our Egypt galleries, including the addition of a new 'Mummy room'. Find out more about the Egypt gallery developments.  

Museum closed from 2pm on 24 December, all day 25 and 26 December and 1 January. 

Explore the museum and discover our collections through our introductory video.

Award winning 

World Museum is the proud winner of Best day out for under 12s, in 2014's Family Go Live awards. 

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