Magnificent Obsessions: The Artist as Collector

12 February 2015 - 25 May 2015
Art Gallery

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Advance booking is recommended.
During busy periods timed admission is in operation.
Last admission 30 mins before close.

Standard: £12
Concessions: £10
Student rate: £8
13-17 yrs: £8
Young Barbican: £5
Art Fund members: £8
Under 12s: free

Membership Plus:

Unlimited free entry + guest


Unlimited free entry

Yellow Members:

30% off for you and a guest
Members can book tickets in advance by calling the Box Office on 020 7638 8891 (Mon-Sat 10am-8pm, Sun 11am-8pm)
Join Membership
16–25? Become a Young Barbican member and enjoy discounted entry

Art Gallery Opening Hours

Open daily
Sat-Wed 10am–6pm
Thu-Fri 10am–9pm
Bank Holiday Mondays: 12pm–6pm
Bank Holiday Fridays: 12–9pm

Gallery Policies

Food and drink are not permitted.
All bags must be checked into the cloakroom (including bags from prams).
Photography is not permitted.
Please note that the exhibition includes the display of human skulls and taxidermy.


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