What’s on

Gardens, Special Event

NGS Gardens Scheme

6th June 2017 | 6:00pm - 9:00pm

We will be opening our private gardens to the public (the Charterhouse buildings will remain closed). There is an entry fee of £5, which includes a glass of wine, and we will also be having a BBQ (additional cost).

Prophecy – Behind Closed Doors

30th April 2017 | 4:30pm - 6:00pm

April 1, 2, 8, 9, 22, 23, 29, 30  | 4.30pm, 6pm, 8pm

Cecily Ashe has been murdered, strange occult symbols carved into her flesh. Her body lies at the Charterhouse. Giordano Bruno is recruiting men and women of equally shady backgrounds to help uncover the truth. Will you join him?  Get ready to don your cloak and explore the historic setting of the Charterhouse with Bruno in this immersive, participatory experience by Look Left Look Right.  This is a new commission for Cityread London 2017, book tickets here.

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Musical Salon

3rd May 2017 | 6:00pm - 10:00pm

A relaxed evening event at the Charterhouse featuring a piano recital by Giuseppe Andaloro performing music by English composers from the 16th century to present day.  The ticket includes a tour of the historic site, pre performance reception with drinks and canapes, concert and a post-performance reception with light supper and more drinks.  Tickets: £100. This event is to benefit the restoration of the Great Chamber. To make a booking contact: sophie.eaton@thecharterhouse.org or call 020 3817 4171

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Musical Tour

13th June 2017 | 6:20pm - 8:30pm The Master, Brothers, the Charterhouse Organist, and the Thomas Sutton Singers invite you to join them for a musical tour of this ancient foundation in the heart of London. The music is chosen to match each point of special interest. The tour will inform and entertain as you take a journey through the Charterhouse story that parallels our nation's history from the fourteenth century to the present day. Click here for more information. Doors open at 6.00pm and the tour begins at 6.20pm. Latecomers will not be admitted. To book tickets click here.

Special events

The Charterhouse Square Summer Fayre

1st July 2017 | 12:00pm - 4:30pm A day of festivities and merriment, featuring stalls, food & drink, maypole, books, silent auction, punch & judy, morris dancers, bouncy castles, tombola, cakes and Museum of London activities. The fayre takes place in the historic Charterhouse Square, beginning at 12 noon and finishing at 4:30. Admission is free. For directions on how to get to Charterhouse Square, please go to the Visit Us page.