Free entry, open seven days a week.
|Monday||Closed||10am - 5:30pm||10am - 5pm||Closed|
|Tuesday||11am - 5:30pm||10am - 5:30pm||10am - 5pm||11am - 5pm|
|Wednesday||11am - 8pm||10am - 8pm||10am - 8pm||11am - 5pm|
|Thursday||11am - 5:30pm||10am - 5:30pm||10am - 5pm||11am - 5pm|
|Friday||11am - 5:30pm||10am - 5:30pm||10am - 5pm||11am - 5pm|
|Saturday||11am - 5:30pm||10am - 5:30pm||Closed||11am - 5pm|
|Sunday||11am - 5:30pm||1pm - 5pm||Closed||11am - 3pm|
The Archive of Sculptors' Papers is open by prior appointment only, and closes for lunch between 1pm - 2pm.
The Institute is closed on Bank Holidays.
Our collections displays are housed in the adjacent Leeds Art Gallery building, connected to the Institute via a bridge link. Last entry to Leeds Art Gallery is usually 30 minutes before closing time.
Christmas opening hours
|Saturday 23 December||Regular opening hours|
|Sunday 24 December||Closed|
|Monday 25 December||Closed|
|Tuesday 26 December||Closed|
|Wednesday 27 December||Regular opening hours|
|Thursday 28 December||Regular opening hours|
|Friday 29 December||Regular opening hours|
|Saturday 30 December||Regular opening hours|
|Sunday 31 December||Galleries open until 3pm. Research Library closed|
|Monday 1 January||Closed|
|Tuesday 2 January||Regular opening hours return|
Jiro Takamatsu: The Temperature of Sculpture is now open in Galleries 1, 2 and 3 and will run until 22 October.
Gallery 4 is now showing Mary Gillick: Her Art in your Pocket, continuing until 28 January 2018.
David Dye: Devices runs until 18 February in the newly reopened Sculpture Study Galleries in Leeds Art Gallery.
We also host an active programme of talks, conferences, film screenings and other events.
At a glance – please see our accessibility page for more information.
There is an accessible lift to the galleries and reception area from Cookridge Street, and a passenger lift to all floors of the Institute.
Toilets are located on the basement level, including baby changing facilities within the accessible toilet. Please ask at reception for the Radar key to access this area.
There are induction loops at reception and in the library, along with a portable induction loop available for visitors to use in the galleries.
Folding stools are available on request for use in the galleries.
Free WiFi is available throughout the building.