Visit Guidance and Policies

To our visitors

To help us ensure that our visitors have a pleasant and enjoyable experience in the museum and to maintain optimal environment for the museum collection, visitors are kindly asked to observe the following. Thank you for your understanding.

  • No flash photography in the galleries. Loaned exhibits may not be photographed.
  • Use of monopods, tripods and selfie-sticks is prohibited anywhere in the museum.
  • Taking photos for commercial purposes is strictly prohibited.
  • No smoking within the museum site including outdoors (except a designated smoking cabin).
  • Do not touch the exhibits or display glasses.
  • Use of objects such as fountain pens, ball-point pens and painting brushes is not allowed inside the galleries as they may cause damage to the exhibits on display.
  • Food and drinks can only be consumed in designated areas (restaurant, café, etc.)
  • Hazardous items may not be brought into the museum site.
  • No loud noises in the galleries. Also, please refrain from talking loudly.
  • No animals or plants are allowed into the museum site (except guide dogs and other people-assisting animals).
  • Umbrellas and parasols cannot be brought into the museum. Please use the umbrella holders provided at the entrance.
  • Please refrain from using mobile or smartphones for making/receiving calls inside the galleries.