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Our sites and museums are for everyone. Here you'll find information on accessible facilities and resources to help you plan your visit. 

Getting Around

  • There are disabled parking spaces for blue badge holders outside the Central Library building. This is restricted for 3 hours (with no subsequent return for 3 hours). 
  • Wheelchairs are available to borrow on request – to book in advance of your visit, please email
  • The Millennium Gallery has a fully accessible lift and is step free throughout.
  • We welcome Assistance Dogs to the Millennium Gallery.

Sounds & Environment

  • Metalwork Collection displays - there is a film is on constant loop which includes loud sounds of machinery. There is also a spoon monster installation at the Winter Garden entrance which makes a loud sound at regular intervals.
  • You’ll find captioning on our AV / films throughout the gallery. 


Accessible Toilets (including nearest Changing Places toilet)

The accessible toilet is located on the ground floor.

The nearest Changing Places Toilet is located at the Crucible Theatre
55 Norfolk Street
S1 1DA
United Kingdom

The Crucible Theatre is located approx. 300m from the Millennium Gallery.

Exploring the Museum

  • Large print 'Find out More' sheets are available in the exhibitions along with versions of all interpretation.
  • Our What's On guides and flyers are available in large print on request
  • Lower level interactives can be found in Metalwork and Ruskin galleries.
  • Bench seating is located in the gallery spaces and in the Avenue and folding stools are available on request.
  • Our Visual Story gives you sense of the museum ahead of your visit and helps you plan your trip.


Contact Us

  • We want everyone to enjoy their visit to the Millennium Gallery. If you have any particular access requirements please get in touch and we'll be happy to help. You can email us at

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