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Plan your visit

Opening Times

Tuesday Wednesday, Friday and Saturday 10.00am – 4.30pm
Thursday 10.00am – 7.00pm Sunday 12.00pm – 4.00pm. Closed Mondays and Bank Holidays

Getting here

Find us in the heart of Middlesbrough town centre, in the North East of England. There are lots of different ways to get here.


Our MIMA Kitchen cafe is open from Tuesday to Friday from 8.00 - 16:00. Saturday 9:00 - 16:00 and Sunday from 12:00 - 16:00 .

Makers' Shop

The Makers' Shop sells a wide range of jewellery, ceramics, homewares, bags, art books, magazines and greetings cards.


We have family activities and special events all year round, most are free of charge.

Wonder Whys

The Wonder Whys are our young peoples group interested in doing, making and being part of something special.

Group visits

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We can help your group with all your arrangements, from gallery tours to parking and refreshments.

Access for all

We are fully accessible throughout, with lifts to all floors and disabled toilets. Wheelchairs are available on request. Guide and hearing dogs are welcome.

Users' Guide

A handy guide to help you find your way around our exhibitions. Pick one up when you visit.

Visit Middlesbrough

Find out more about Middlesbrough, including what else is on, hotels, restaurants and maps at www.visitmiddlesbrough.com


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