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Still photography is permitted in our galleries unless otherwise stated, for personal, non-commercial purposes only. Restrictions on photography may be in place for particular exhibitions due to copyright conditions or for reasons of security, conservation or in the interests of the overall visitor experience. Any restrictions on photography will be clearly signposted in our galleries.


  • The use of additional lighting or flash is not permitted.
  • The use of tripods, camera supports and selfie sticks is not permitted.
  • Photography of staff and visitors is not permitted without their prior permission.
  • Photography of children and young people is strictly prohibited without consent of their responsible adult, for example their parent or teacher. This includes school groups and those attending family events.

It is the photographer’s responsibility to ensure that no copyright is infringed. All other uses and filming, including press, require prior permission arranged with our Communications department.