Christmas Opening Times
Friday 22 December: Close at 4pm
Saturday 23 December – Tuesday 26 December: Closed
Wednesday 27 December – Saturday 30 December: 9:30am – 4pm
Sunday 31 December – Monday 1 January: Closed
Tuesday 2 January: Normal Opening Hours
Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens is open:
Monday – Friday, 9.30am-5pm*: Museum Shop, Ground Floor Galleries and Library
*Late night opening on Wednesday until 7pm.
Monday – Friday 10am-4pm: Upper Level Galleries including the Art and Special Exhibitions Galleries, and Bennelli’s Cafe
Monday – Friday 10am-5pm: Winter Gardens
Saturday: 10am – 4pm
From Monday 6 November, the Treetop Walkway in the Winter Gardens is currently only accessible via the staircase. Repairs are taking place to the Scenic lift which may also impact at times on movement through some nearby sections of the gardens at ground level. We sincerely apologise for the inconvenience caused to our visitors whilst this work is underway.
Before your visit we recommend you check our Keeping You Safe page to read about the continued measures we have in place to keep our visitors safe.