The Henry Moore Institute is a world-recognised centre for the study of sculpture in the heart of Leeds. An award-winning exhibitions venue, research centre, library and sculpture archive, the Institute hosts a year-round programme of exhibitions, conferences and lectures, as well as developing research and publications, to expand the understanding and scholarship of historical and contemporary sculpture. 

The Institute is a part of The Henry Moore Foundation, which was set up by Moore in 1977 to encourage appreciation of the visual arts, especially sculpture.

It is open seven days a week with the bookshop and research library open from 10am - 5.30pm. The galleries open Tuesday - Sunday, 11am - 5.30pm, with the building staying open until 8pm on Wednesdays. The library is open from 1pm - 5pm on Sundays.