From January - November we are open Tuesday to Sunday from 10am until 5pm and closed on Mondays except for Bank Holidays. Last admission into the historic house is at 4pm. Please note, café closes at 4.30pm and shop at 5pm.
In December, we are open all seven days of the week from 10am until 5pm.
Once a month we are open until 8pm with last admission at 7pm, please click here for a full list of dates.
Please note, the museum does not open on Christmas Day, Boxing Day or New Year's Day. We will be open for a special ticketed event on Christmas Eve but recommend booking in advance - tickets will be available for purchase from 1st November 2019.
- Adult: £9.50
- Concessions (Students and Seniors): £7.50
- Child 6-16 years: £4.50
- Children under 6 years: Free
PLEASE NOTE: All visits by groups of 10 people or more must be booked in advance.
We admit Art Fund Members for free.
We regret that on rare occasions the Museum will close early. To minimise any inconvenience, a full list of planned closures is available here.
Due to security restrictions, we regret that we cannot store large bags or suitcases at the Museum during your visit. We have an unattended cloakroom where small suitcases and bags may be left. The maximum size of luggage that we permit into the Museum is regulation international cabin baggage: 56cm L x 45cm W x 25cm D.
Alternatively, we recommend using lockers and storage sites in the local area, such as at King’s Cross and St Pancras International rail stations.
Only handbags and small backpacks are allowed into the Museum. This is due to the small size of some of the rooms. You will be asked to carry small backpacks by hand or to wear them on your front.
Due to restrictions in space in the historic house, please note we are not able to allow pushchairs into the house and they will need to be left in the cloakroom.
By bus: Bus numbers 7, 17, 19, 38, 45, 46, 55, 243
Underground: Russell Square (Piccadilly Line), Chancery Lane or Holborn (Central Line) or Kings Cross St Pancras (Circle, Hammersmith & City, Metropolitan, Northern, Piccadilly and Victoria Lines and national and international rail services).
48 - 49 Doughty Street
London, WC1N 2LX
Telephone: 020 7405 2127
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