Posts by: Elissa Noon

Privacy Policy

March 11, 2021

BCP Council’s Tourism Services Privacy Policy can be found here Privacy Notice

Christmas Tour

December 4, 2020

Get into the Christmas Spirit as you explore the Russell-Cotes with our Christmas Trail. Find out about Christmas traditions of the past and discover more about some of our collections objects linked to this magical time of the year. We also have a Nutcracker Trail for children and families to enjoy whilst exploring the historic […]


September 4, 2020

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How was your visit?

July 7, 2020

Have you visited recently? We’d love to hear your views! Please complete our short survey by clicking here We are working to develop a better understanding of our audiences. By answering these questions you’ll be helping us to improve the visitor experience and to gather the information we need to support the work we are […]

Visiting Safely

July 2, 2020

Our top priority is to protect you, our staff and our volunteers, so we’ve put comprehensive social distancing and cleaning measures in place. We’ve introduced a range of measures to help adhere to social distancing guidelines and hygiene standards. We have installed a one-way system and also reduced our visitor number capacity, to ensure we […]

How to book and what to expect

July 2, 2020

Preparing for your Visit Opening HoursThe Russell-Cotes Museum will be open; Tuesdays – Sundays 10am – 5pm when we can reopen.The Outdoor Terrace Café will be open; Tuesdays – Sundays 11am – 4pm from Tuesday 13 April, subject to the latest government guidelines. FacilitiesGarden: Open from Tuesday 13 AprilHistoric House: Currently closed. When reopen, please […]

Reopening FAQs

July 2, 2020

Here are answers to some of your most frequently asked questions regarding coronavirus and our reopening What Guidelines are you following on reopening?We have used the following information to plan our reopening;Government Guidelines – Guidance for people who work or volunteer in heritage locations Government Guidelines – Guidance for people who work in the […]

Digital Guide

July 2, 2020

To adhere to Covid-19 guidelines, we have removed physical information booklets from the museum. For the time being we are displaying information about the rooms in this digital guide. As part of our Reinterpretation Project we are reviewing what information is most important to visitors so that we can change our displays to be as […]

shopping favorites

June 9, 2020

Take your favourite painting home with you; an art cushion for your sofa or a scarf to wear. The Russell-Cotes Gift Shop presents much loved shop products, available to buy in person or over the phone if you are unable to travel to the museum. The Gift Shop is open 10am – 5pm Tuesday, Wednesday, […]

“Art that looks Elegant on your sofa”

June 9, 2020

Cushion £28.50 + postage Your favourite Chalk Cliffs painting on a cotton linen cushion Description:  Cushion and removable cover with concealed zip. Your art cushion includes the title and artist along with the Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum logo in white at the bottom Image: Chalk Cliffs near Swanage, 1931, water colour on paper by […]