Visiting

HOW TO GET HERE

shard-museumThe Museum is located in central London, in the historic Borough of Southwark, on the same street as the Shard, just south of London Bridge, and opposite minute walk from London Bridge Underground Station, Borough Market and Southwark Cathedral and a few minutes walk from the rebuilt Globe Theatre, Tower Bridge, HMS Belfast, the Clink Prison and other major attractions.

TRANSPORT LINKS

Underground connections:
Northern and Jubilee lines (London Bridge)

Mainline Rail connections stopping at London Bridge.

Buses: Bus station and taxis in concourse at London Bridge Station.: 17, 21, 35, 40, 43, 47, 48, 133, 141, 149, 343, 381, 521, RV1

Coaches: are usually able to stop briefly in St Thomas’s Street for set-down.

Parking: Union Car Parks, 53 Southwark St, London, SE1 1RU, 020 7378 6639Union Car Parks, 70-78 St. Thomas St, London, SE1 3QU, 020 7378 9749 Euro Car Parks, 10 Tooley St, London, SE1 2PF, 020 7378 114

ADMISSION PRICES

FULL PRICE ADULT £6.50

CONCESSION £5.00

UNDER 16 £3.50

FAMILY (2 adults + up to 2 children under 18) £15.00 – additional children +£1 each

NATIONAL TRUST PARTNER

National Trust

FULL £3.75 CONC £2.50 FAMILY £7.50

 ACCESS

Disabled access to the Museum is limited.  It is in the attic space of a 300 year old church and entrance is via a narrow spiral staircase.
There are braille guides to the museum and an induction loop is available for talks.
Planning permission to make changes to the listed building, allowing lift access has been awarded and, development plans will be implemented when funds are in place.
Alternatively, Museum staff can give talks to your group. For further details on access please contact the Museum.

FACILITIES

Toilets: Please note the Museum does not have visitor toilet facilities.Visitors are advised to use the public toilets at Guy’s Hospital or Borough Market.

Refreshments: The Museum does not have a cafe although there are many cafes and restaurants in the area including the very fine food available at the famous Borough Market.