Mission Gallery Visitor Policy 2020

Welcome back! Our priority is keeping you and our staff safe. We have been busily preparing the space to make sure that Mission Gallery will be ‘Covid-19 secure’, and we’ve updated our policies and Risk Assessments in line with UK and Welsh Government guidelines. When you visit us upon re-opening, you will notice a number of changes.


Opening Times:


In response to the most recent Welsh Government guidelines, Mission Gallery will be closing its doors at 4pm on Friday 4 December. The gallery will again be Covid-ready to welcome visitors back as soon as we are permitted.

Our new opening times are Wednesday - Saturday 11am - 4pm. Any updates to this will be posted on our website and social media accounts. 

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Facebook: @mission.gallery

Twitter: @MissionGallery

What’s in place to help protect visitors?

Please wear a facemask when visiting us, for your safety and for that of our staff, this is mandatory from 14th September 2020.

Limited visitor numbers: 6 visitors in the premises at any one time. 

Three visitors are allowed in the shop at any one time. 

Three visitors are allowed in the gallery at any one time.

Only one household or social ‘bubble' allowed in the gallery at any one time (up to 6 people)

Hand Sanitiser stations. Visitors are kindly requested to make use of these.

A one way system through the gallery.

2m distancing markers in the shop.

Enhanced cleaning routines. Please do help us by not handling items within our shop area, unless there is intent to buy. Disposable gloves will be provided for those wanting to inspect items. Any items that are handled will be kept quarantined for 72 hours, this also applies to returned items. 

Contactless and credit card payments only.

We have installed new plastic guard shields at the reception/sales desk. 

We are required to record contact details for all visitors as part of ‘Test, Trace, Protect’. Details will be taken at time of visit or when booking on-line. We will keep and subsequently delete these details in line with the Information Commissioner’s Office guidelines

In order to avoid large gatherings of people, there will be no events at Mission Gallery until further notice. A booking system will be in place for selected exhibition opening days, visitors who have not booked a slot will be asked to queue until they can safely enter the gallery.


How do I visit?

A booking system will be in place for selected exhibition openings and specific days.

6 visitors will be allowed in the premises at any one time: three visitors in the shop at any one time, and three visitors in the gallery. Only one household or social bubble allowed in the gallery at any one time (up to 6 people).

Please wait at the gallery entrance before entering. To maintain social distancing, we’ve limited the number of visitors allowed in the building. Our staff will allow you in as soon as it is safe to do so.

Facemasks must be worn upon entering the gallery and throughout your visit.

Upon entering please use the hand sanitiser provided.

 Please enter your details for Contact Tracing into the info cards provided.


Will Toilets be open?

For the safety of our staff and visitors, toilets will remain closed to the public.


Will cash payments be taken?

Mission Gallery will now only take card payments, contactless where possible. The card machine will be cleaned after each use.


What if I feel unwell?

If you or someone with whom you have recently been in contact is showing symptoms of COVID-19, please postpone your visit to the gallery.


What if there is a new Lockdown?

If we are required to close again due to a new Lockdown being enforced, we may have to close at short notice. If you intend to travel from an area where a new Lockdown is enforced, please do not visit, you may reschedule your visit for a later date.

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