Our opening hours

Normal opening hours are suspended from 5 November 2020. For more information see Restricted Service.


The Hull History Centre's normal opening hours are:

Monday - closed
Tuesday - 9.30am - 5.30pm
Wednesday - 9.30am - 5.30pm
Thursday -  9.30am - 5.30pm
Friday -  9.30am - 5.30pm


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

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

Hull History Centre is closed on Sundays.

Ordering items in advance

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