Somerset House


About the Somerset House

A collection of neo-classical buildings that now house a range of art galleries and museums, with various temporary exhibitions throughout the year.

Also offers tours of its historic undercroft at weekends, and often uses the main courtyard for large events.

Although admission to the site is free, some of the exhibitions will be paid entry.

Address

Somerset House,
Strand,
London,
WC2R 1LA

Admission Charges

Entry is FREE

Link to Somerset House's website

Somerset House Opening Hours

This Week

Sun
18th Feb
10:00am - 6:00pm
 
Mon
19th Feb
10:00am - 6:00pm
 
Tues
20th Feb
10:00am - 6:00pm
 
Wed
21st Feb
10:00am - 6:00pm
 
Thur
22nd Feb
10:00am - 6:00pm
 
Fri
23rd Feb
10:00am - 6:00pm
 
Sat
24th Feb
10:00am - 6:00pm
 

Next Week

Sun
25th Feb
10:00am - 6:00pm
 
Mon
26th Feb
10:00am - 6:00pm
 
Tues
27th Feb
10:00am - 6:00pm
 
Wed
28th Feb
10:00am - 6:00pm
 
Thur
1st Mar
10:00am - 6:00pm
 
Fri
2nd Mar
10:00am - 6:00pm
 
Sat
3rd Mar
10:00am - 6:00pm
 

 

Forthcoming Events at Somerset House

Free   (Saturday, 24th Feb)
A guided tour around the historic Somerset House including the vaults under the main forecourt.
Saturday, 24th Feb
Free   (Tuesday, 27th Feb)
A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
Tuesday, 27th Feb
Free   (Tuesday, 27th Feb)
A free guided tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
Tuesday, 27th Feb
Free   (Saturday, 3rd Mar)
A guided tour around the historic Somerset House including the vaults under the main forecourt.
Saturday, 3rd Mar
Free   (Tuesday, 6th Mar)
A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
Tuesday, 6th Mar
Free   (Tuesday, 6th Mar)
A free guided tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
Tuesday, 6th Mar
Free   (Saturday, 10th Mar)
A guided tour around the historic Somerset House including the vaults under the main forecourt.
Saturday, 10th Mar
Free   (Tuesday, 13th Mar)
A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
Tuesday, 13th Mar
Free   (Tuesday, 13th Mar)
A free guided tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
Tuesday, 13th Mar
Free   (Saturday, 17th Mar)
A guided tour around the historic Somerset House including the vaults under the main forecourt.
Saturday, 17th Mar

Somerset House Map


Nearby Venues

1. Courtauld Institute of Art
2. London Transport Museum
3. Twinings Museum
4. The Library and Museum of Freemasonry
5. Southbank Centre
6. Benjamin Franklin House
7. Sir John Soane's Museum
8. National Portrait Gallery
9. Dr Johnson's House
10. National Gallery
11. Canada House Gallery
12. Banqueting House
13. Novelty Automation
14. Cartoon Museum
15. British Council London

16. Household Cavalry Museum
17. Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA)
18. Mall Galleries
19. The British Museum
20. Kirkaldy Testing Museum
21. Florence Nightingale Museum
22. Tate Modern
23. Churchill War Rooms
24. St Paul's Cathedral
25. St Bartholomew's Hospital Museum
26. The Building Centre
27. Charles Dickens Museum
28. Jewel Tower
29. Wiener Library
30. Shakespeare's Globe