Plans to simplify the road layout next to Lambeth Bridge has given the nearby Garden Museum an opportunity to revamp its entrance and make the museum much more noticeable to passers-by.
About The Garden MuseumA museum of garden history that's inside an old church.
The museum is fairly modest unless you're an avid history of gardening, but the entry price does include climbing the narrow church tower to the top to get some amazing views across central London.
They also usually have a range of temporary exhibitions, and there's a popular cafe on site.
The Garden Museum,
5 Lambeth Palace Road,
- Adult: £14
- Friends and Patrons of the Museum: Free
- Senior citizen: £11
- Student/Unemployed: £8
- Art Pass: £7
- Child (6 and under): Free
- Child (7-18): £8
- Family (1 adult, 1 child): £16
- Family (2 adults, 2 children): £30
- Members of the Community Access Scheme: Free
- Tower only ticket: £4 (Under 18's free)
Prices last checked August 2023.Link to The Garden Museum's website
The museum is open every day from 10am to 5pm
It's open on bank holidays excluding Christmas Day and Boxing Day.
They occasionally close early for private events, so check if arriving later in the day.
The cafe is also open late for dinners to 9pm on Tuesdays and Fridays.
Opening hours last checked August 2023.
For accessibility information, go to this page and scroll down.
Frequently asked questions
Is the Garden Museum free?
No, there is an entry charge to the museum, which includes the temporary exhibitons and the climb up the old church tower
How long would a visit to the Garden Museum last?
The main museum is less than an hour, and allow 30 minutes for the tower climb.
Does the Garden Museum have a cafe?
Yes, there's a popular cafe next to the museum entrance.
What's the nearest railway station to The Garden Museum
The nearest station is Lambeth North Tube Station which is 0.4 miles away.