Churchill War Rooms
Booking Starts : 22/May/2018
Booking Ends : 31/Dec/2018
Opening Hours :
Open daily from 09:30am – 6pm, including Bank Holidays. Last admission 5pm. Extended Opening Hours from 1 July – 31 August 09:30am – 7pm Last admission 5.45pm
Postcode : SW1A 2AQ
- Rail Station : Charing Cross, Victoria
- Car Park : Abingdon Car Park, Great College Street, SW1P 3R
- In Congestion Zone : yes
- Bus Routes : 3,11,12,24,53,87,88,109,148,159,184,211,453
- Nearest Tube : Westminster and St James Park
- Underground Parking : Jubilee, District & Circle Line
Visit Churchill War Rooms to discover the original Cabinet War Rooms, the wartime bunker that sheltered Churchill and his government during the Blitz. Explore the historic rooms and hear about the secret history, military strategies and secrets that were discussed in these underground tunnels.
Find out more about the legacy of Sir Winston Churchill in the interactive Churchill Museum which is the first major museum in the world soley dedicated to this former Prime Minister. It uses fascinating multimedia displays and cutting edge technology to explore Churchill's world - from devoted letters he wrote to his wife, to photo and film clips of his early life. Hear extracts from Churchills rousing wartime speeches as you stand on the squares to activate Churchill's voice delivering now familiar phrases such as "Blood, toil, tears and sweat" and "We shall fight them on the beaches". Nearby stands the original No.10 door that Churchill walked through after coming Prime Minister.
Price For Adult : 17
Price For Child : 9
Age Restrictions :
Children are aged 5-15yrs. Children under 5 are FREE.
Pick Up Point :
Please exchange your e-mail confirmation at the venue to gain entry.
Important info :
The audio guide provides insight into Churchill’s Cabinet War Rooms. Featuring highlights for this historic setting, it provides insight into Churchill’s life and the decisions he made which changed the course of history. Audio guides are included in your admission price and you can choose between a variety of languages, (English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Hebrew, Portuguese and Mandarin), a family guide and a descriptive guide for visitors with visual impairment.
If you have a mobility issue, it is recommended that customers make their way to the front entrance via Birdcage Walk by St James Park. Once inside, the historic Churchill War Rooms is wheelchair accessible throughout. Including a lift to the basement level, Mobility accessible toilets, two wheelchairs are available on site for people that may need assistance during their visit. Guide dogs and hearing dogs are welcome. For the hearing impaired, an earpiece is available for the hand held audio guide, or you can obtain a copy of the sound guide transcript.
In order to gain entry you must present a printed copy of your voucher.