Visitor Information

Opening Times

Term Time (24 September 2018 – 29 March 2019)
Monday – Thursday: 9.00am – 5.00pm
Friday: 9.00am – 4.00pm
Saturday: 9.00am – 1.00pm (Gallery Office Closed)
Sunday and Bank Holidays: Closed

Out of Term (30 March – 23 April 2019)
Monday – Thursday: 9.00am – 5.00pm
Friday: 9.00am – 4.00pm
Saturday: Closed
Sunday and Bank Holidays: Closed

Please note, TheGallery and the AUB Campus is closed over the Christmas period (22 December 2018 – 1 January 2019).

For detailed information, please see general AUB campus hours (Term Time and Out of Term) as these affect TheGallery opening hours.


TheGallery is located within the AUB campus, in the North Building at Wallisdown, Poole, BH12 5HH. Full directions and public transport information can be found here.

Parking and Access

Parking is limited, however spaces can be reserved for customers with restricted mobility between the hours of 9.00am and 3.30pm on weekdays. The on-site car park is open to the public from 3.30pm on weekdays and all day at the weekend, when reserving spaces is not necessary.

Please contact regarding parking reservations.

Group Visits

We welcome educational groups, art clubs, companies, businesses and interested parties of all ages. We offer tours, discussions and activities. To discuss your requirements contact TheGallery Office on 01202 363272 or email us at

Eat and Drink

Starbucks Café with indoor and outdoor seating offers a selection of refreshments from Monday to Friday 8.30am to 3.30pm. The Café is open for all late night gallery events, serving a selection of wines.

Booking Information

Booking for exhibition events, unless otherwise specified, can be made via or 01202 363272.

Find Out More

If you would like to receive regular updates about forthcoming exhibitions and events at TheGallery, please e-mail