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After five long months of closure, dozens of cultural venues are once again ready to open their doors. The following list includes museums, galleries and attractions across the UK with a known opening date in September.
We’ll update this list as we hear of new reopenings. Please contact [email protected] with any information.
Bailiffegate Museum and Gallery, Alnwick
BFI Southbank, London
Big Pit National Coal Museum, Gwent
Discovery Museum, Newcastle
Great North Museum Hancock, Newcastle
Henry Moore Institute, Leeds
Verulamium Museum, St Albans
That's not Shrek's granddad, but a Roman deity at Verulamium Museum. Image by the author.
Kenwood House, Hampstead
The MAC, Belfast
Museum of Brands, Notting Hill
National Emergency Services Museum, Sheffield
Pitzhanger Manor, Ealing, with new exhibition London Voices, London Lives
MK Gallery, Milton Keynes
Bristol Museum and Art Gallery
Royal Armouries, Leeds (prebooking from 1 September)
Camden Arts Centre, London
Grant Museum of Zoology, Bloomsbury
Petrie Museum of Egyptology, Bloomsbury
Coming in October…
Sir John Soane’s Museum, London
Wellcome Collection, London
See also our list of cultural centres that reopened in August.
Although originally from the Midlands, and trained as a biochemist, Matt has somehow found himself writing about London for a living. He's a former editor and long-time contributor to Londonist.com and has written several books about the capital. He's also the father of two preschoolers.