Opening hours will normally be from 10am to 4pm, Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Closed on Tuesday and Wednesday, from May to the mid October, but additional hours or opening on Tuesday and/or Wednesday may be in force for some exhibitions - see the home page for the current exhibition.

Most exhibitions are staged from May through to mid October, but there are often workshops and community events in the winter as well as a major four day arts and crafts fair at the beginning of December.