The Gallery in the Sir Duncan Rice Library

The Gallery has a programme of changing exhibitions throughout the year taken from the University’s huge collection. You don’t need to book and entry is free. For information on the latest exhibitions, visit https://www.abdn.ac.uk/museums/exhibitions/index.php

PLEASE NOTE: The Gallery is currently closed due to Covid-19 restrictions.


Bedford Road, Aberdeen AB24 3AA


Monday – Wednesday, Friday: 10am – 5pm; Thursday: 10am – 7pm; Saturday & Sunday: 11am – 4pm

For information about exhibitions, events, group visits, outreach and volunteering, please email UoACollections@abdn.ac.uk

For enquires about the collections, including arranging a research visit, please email museums@abdn.ac.uk

Getting there

Parking on site is reserved for university staff, but there is pay and display parking in the surrounding roads. For directions and further information on how to get there, visit https://www.abdn.ac.uk/about/campus/maps/view/112/

The number 19 bus stops directly outside the Sir Duncan Rice Library on Bedford Road, and runs every 15 minutes.  Bus routes 1, 2 and 20 also stop at the University campus. See First Bus timetables https://www.firstgroup.com/aberdeen/routes-and-maps/route-maps


For a pan-disability access guide to the Sir Duncan Rice Library, visit the AccessAble website.

How to find us

The Gallery in the Sir Duncan Rice Library

Aberdeen AB24 3AA, UK

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