Seen by millions from the outside, but hardly ever from the inside, tickets to climb up inside one of the tall domes at the Old Royal Naval College are now on sale.
About Old Royal Naval CollegeA cluster of buildings that used to house the Royal Navy's college, but is now partially a public museum, and part used by the local university.
Most famous for the impressive painted hall, where Admiral Nelson lay in state following the Battle of Trafalgar.
There is also a Georgian era church, and on occasions, the tudor bowling alley is open for tours.
Old Royal Naval College,
2 Cutty Sark Gardens,
Prices for the Painted Hall:
- Adult: £15
- Concessions: £8.50
- Universal Credit: £2
- Children: Free
- Royal Navy Serving Personnel & Veterans: Free
There is also a £5 entry to the Painted Hall on the first Sunday of the month when booked in advance.
The chapel and grounds are free to visit.
Prices last checked November 2023
Link to Old Royal Naval College's website
The Painted Hall, Chapel and Visitor Centre are open daily, 10am to 5pm.
The grounds are open daily 8am to 11pm.
Opening hours last checked November 2023
AccessibilityFor accessibility information, please click here.
Frequently asked questions
What's the nearest railway station to Old Royal Naval College
The nearest station is Cutty Sark (for Maritime Greenwich) DLR Station which is 0.3 miles away.