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Visiting us

Viewing Gerald the giraffe

Normal opening times: Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 5pm. Closed Mondays and bank holidays.

Free Admission

Christmas opening: Christmas Eve until 1pm, 10am to 5pm on Saturday 27 and Sunday 28, Tuesday 30 and Wednesday 31 December and then from Friday 2 January onwards.

Exeter’s world-class museum has stunning new displays and galleries, fabulous exhibitions and modern amenities. The displays reveal Devon and Exeter’s rich history and global connections. Exotic animals, birds and insects delight children and the world cultures galleries display stunning items from all over the world.

Visit What's on for all our exhibitions and events.

From time to time galleries will be closed for special events; please check before travelling, phone 01392 265858.

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