Currently closed, Palais Galliera will reopen to the public on 1 October 2020.
The library and documentation centre are also closed until 1 October 2020.
The museum library and documentation reading room accommodates 6 people and receives researchers on an appointment basis. The reading room is equipped with computer facilities. A consultation room in the site of the museum reserves offers two more seats, by appointment only. Access is restricted to curators, art historians, academics, students, lecturers and archivists. Consultation is limited to 5 books / items per work session (no loans).
Researchers are permitted to take digital photographs of certain documents, for strictly non-commercial purposes and in compliance with the relevant laws. Photography is restricted to private purposes only.