Daily 10.00 – 17.00

(closed Good Friday, Christmas Day and Boxing Day)

Last admission 4.30pm

Admission prices 

Adult £7.80

Child £4.80

Concessions £5.30

Family £18.60 (two adults and up to five children under 16)

Admission prices excluding voluntary donation: Adult £7.00, Concessions £4.80, Family £17.00

Group booking admission prices

Groups of over 15 are required to book their visit to the museum. We only accept group bookings after 2pm as we have school groups in the museum between 10am - 2pm.

If you are visiting with a pre-booked group of 15 or more, we offer discounted admission

Group rate - Adults £5.30

Group rate - Concessions £4.00

Group rate - Children under 16 £2.90

A short introductory talk for your group by a member of staff costs £50 and must be booked in advance.

Private evening visits for groups are available, when the museum is closed to the public.


Hiring the Museum

The Florence Nightingale Museum is the perfect venue for hosting receptions or holding small meetings, seminars and lectures. Hire of the whole museum costs £225 (+VAT) per hour with a minimum two hour hire. The multifunctional/meeting room costs £125 (+VAT) per hour with a minimum two hour hire.


How to find us

The Museum is a short walk from the Houses of Parliament, the London Eye and attractions along the South Bank. We are located in the grounds of St Thomas' Hospital, at parking level.

The nearest underground stations are Westminster (on the District and Circle line) or Waterloo (on the Northern line).

The nearest railway station in London Waterloo.

Bus routes include 12, 53, 76, 77, 148, 159, 211, 341, 363, 381, 543, 507, C10, RV1

Public parking is available at St Thomas' Hospital. The Museum is located in the Congestion Charging Zone and there is a machine in the car park where you can pay the zone fee.

There are bicycle racks located nearby for public use near by on Lower Marsh (Waterloo). For more information on the hire scheme see: http://www.tfl.gov.uk/roadusers/cycling/14808.aspx

We are located on the Southbank where you will find a variety of things to do.



There is a Mark and Spencers cafe and shop in St Thomas' Hospital along with a variety of other refreshment areas.



The Museum is fully accessible for wheelchair users and has a wheelchair accessible toilet. There is a loop system for the hard of hearing.


Contact us

Telephone: 020 7620 0374 (International = +44 20 7620 0374)

Fax: 020 7928 1760 (International = +44 20 7928 1760)

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