During this phase in our story we look forward to welcoming you to help us shape this exciting venture before our official opening later in the year. We hope you will come and preview the new museum to discover our fascinating story and share your opinions on all that we have to offer.
Our museum is free of charge.
You may wish to combine your visit to the museum with a tour of the site. Please see our Tours page for booking information
We are open from 11am Tuesday to Sunday, with last admission at 4.45pm
We are open on Good Friday 14 April and Easter Sunday 16 April.
The museum will be closed on Easter Monday.
Please refer to the website for Christmas opening hours.
How to find us
Tel: 0203 818 8873
The nearest stations are Barbican and Farringdon.
Buses 4, 56, and 153 stop in front of Barbican station on Aldersgate Street, a five minute walk from Charterhouse Square.
We have a small number of disabled parking spaces for Blue and Orange Badge holders. Please call us in advance to book a space on 020 7490 7738.
All our services are open to the public. The gatekeeper will be happy to admit anyone who would like to attend. For more information see our Chapel page.
All public areas of the museum including the reception area, learning centre, cloakroom facilities and café are fully accessible for wheelchair users and people with limited mobility. The chapel is also fully accessible for wheelchair users. A wheelchair is available to borrow during your visit.
There are accessible toilet facilities in the museum reception area.
Please note that the historic buildings of the Charterhouse include some uneven surfaces and a cobbled courtyard. We therefore advise visitors to wear sensible footwear and dress appropriately.
There are easy alternative routes for wheelchair users to all stops on the tour except for the Norfolk Cloister, which, due to the building work not yet being completed, has limited accessibility via a doorway with two steps down.
Seating is available at most of the stops on the tour.
For more information about tours of the Charterhouse please visit the book a tour page.
You are welcome to take photographs on your visit to the museum and chapel.
For further information or to discuss how we can assist you during your visit please contact us on 0203 818 8873 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.