Family visits

Mother and baby looking at exhibits

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Baby changing and prams

There are baby changing facilities on the ground floor.

Prams can be stored on the ground floor. Please ask a member of staff for assistance.

Eating areas

There is a tearoom| and staff are happy to warm bottles. There are highchairs available on request. 

The gallery stands in its own gardens and backs directly onto a playing field, so there is plenty of space for running around and a picnic

Things to see and do

  • The childhood and small world rooms may be of particular interest to children. There's a Noak's Ark, dolls' houses and other toys to play with. 
  • Check the 'what's on' listings for family-friendly activities to do at the gallery.  
  • Our quarterly family guide describes our free family exhibitions, events and activities. It can be requested through our register with us page. A large print version is also available.