Art Collection Study Room

The majority of the University Art Collections are accessible via appointment only. Availability is between Monday – Friday 9am to 5pm.

A selection of artworks are on display around Whiteknights Campus. Click here for a map showing the locations of art on campus.


The Art Collection Study Room is accessed via the reception of The Museum of English Rural Life (The MERL), which has a shop, cafe and garden.

These are open:

Tuesday – Friday 9am to 5pm

Saturday & Sunday – 10am to 5pm

University closure days

The Art Collection Study Room is closed on Bank Holidays and on University closures days at Christmas and Easter. For a full list of University closure days click here, and please contact us to avoid disappointment.