Plan Your Visit

NOTE: For what’s showing today please click ‘Current Exhibitions’ box on the homepage.

Ben Uri: The Art Museum for Everyone

Where are we?

Just over 2 miles from Marble Arch / Oxford Street so much nearer than you might think and really easy to get to!

The gallery/museum is located at 108A Boundary Road, off the Beatles made famous Abbey Road, St John’s Wood, London NW8 0RH.

Contact & Opening Times: 

We are open every day.

Monday to Sunday 11.00- 17.00

Please note we are always closed between exhibitions – see Whats On for current programme.

When are we open during exhibitions?

We are open 7 days a week:  Monday to Sunday from 11am – 5pm.

However, please note the gallery has to be closed between exhibitions for de-installation and installation purposes so please check the Exhibition page for open dates.

FREE admission to all Ben Uri exhibitions

How to get to Ben Uri


By tube: Jubilee Line Underground stations St Johns Wood, Swiss Cottage and Finchley Road are  all an easy 10 – 15 minutes walk away; Bakerloo Line Underground stations Maida Vale and Warwick Avenue are similarly within very easy reach.

By rail: West Hampstead and Kilburn High Road London Overground stations are also within easy walking distance.

By bus: Buses 189 and 139 stop at the junction of the famous Abbey Road and Boundary Road. Bus 31 Stops at the junction of Belsize Road and Abbey Road, a short walk from Boundary Road. 

If in doubt please Go to Transport for London to plan your journey by rail or bus.

Parking: There is metered car parking on both sides of  Boundary Road but make sure you pay on the same side you park to avoid a ticket. There is a disabled parking bay in Boundary Road. Parking is FREE every weekend! 


We have a ramp to facilitate wheelchairs – please ask. There is a small easy step from the road to the gallery entrance and please ask if you need help. The nature of the building means it is not possible for wheelchair users or those with mobility difficulties to access our lower galleries but to compensate we always provide a digital slideshow of all works on display so they can be appreciated by all.


If you have any queries concerning access to the gallery, or have any special requirements, please contact the gallery on
020 7604 3991 or and we will assist you as best we can.


Make a day of it?

Before or after your visit to our exhibitions, enjoy Boundary Road’s wide variety of restaurants from Mediterranean to Thai to Italian to Lebanese as well as tea and coffee stops. There are nearly as many ladies hair and beauty salons on the street, two private gyms, two mens barber shops and a very popular vet all within a few hundred yards.

Other local attractions very nearby include; The Beatles famous Zebra Crossing and recording studios, Regents Park and its Zoo, Maida Vale/Regents Canal walk, the Freud Museum in Swiss Cottage and the Jewish Museum in Camden Town plus of course Oxford Street and Bond Street shopping are just a short bus ride away.