Visit us Plan your visit Opening times The New Forest Heritage Centre is open 7 days a week. 9.30am - 5pm until Sunday 29 September 201910am - 5pm from Monday 30 September 2019 to Sunday 3 November 201910am - 4pm from Monday 4 November 2019 to Tuesday 31 March 2020. Last entry to the Museum and Gallery is 30 minutes before closing. The Centre is closed on Christmas Day and Boxing Day and on Friday 31 January 2020 for stocktaking. The Christopher Tower Reference Library is open Wednesdays 10.00am - 4.00pm and Fridays 10.00am - 12.30pm. (Outside of these times the library can be accessed by appointment with seven days’ notice.) Admission to the New Forest Heritage Centre is free (although donations are welcome). You can view our Museum Guide here.