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What is the last entry time to an exhibition?

Last entry to ticketed exhibitions is 1 hour before the exhibition's closing time on any given day.
This is subject to change depending on the nature of the exhibition and the anticipated time needed to see the exhibition in full

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Pioneer Podcasts

Listen to a series of podcasts exploring the lives of pioneering women, past and present.

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Untitled, c.1973 (Alex Chilton) by William Eggleston © Eggleston Artistic Trust

Eggleston Playlist

William Eggleston was closely associated with the alternative music scene in Memphis. Revisit our 2016 exhibition and listen to a special playlist.

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Archive interviews

Links to audio and transcripts of interviews with artists, sitters and historic recordings.

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