Our opening hours

The Hull History Centre opening hours are: 

Sunday - closed to the public
Monday - closed to the public
Tuesday - 9.30am - 5.30pm
Wednesday - 9.30am - 5.30pm
Thursday -  9.30am - 5.30pm
Friday -  9.30am - 5.30pm

The History Centre will open at 10am and not 9.30am on the third Tuesday every month to allow for staff training.

Please note the Centre will be closed Tuesday 4th - Friday 7th December to allow staff to undertake behind the scene collections work.


We are open on the 1st and 3rd Saturday of every month between 9.00-4.30pm. Our next few Saturdays are: 

1st and 15th December
5th and 19th January 
2nd and 16th February

With less staff on duty on a Saturday there are no retrievals from the store between 11.45-2.15pm.

Ordering items in advance

If you know what you want to look at you can use our advance ordering service - this allows users to request upto 5 items in advance of your visit either by phone (01482 317500) or e-mail - please give us at least two days notice.