Somerset House

Somerset House


T: 020 7845 4600

Opening Times

Gallery & Exhibition spaces
Monday, Tuesday, Saturday & Sundays: 10.00-18.00 (last admission 17.00)
Wednesdays, Thursdays & Fridays: 11.00-20.00 (last admission 19.00)
Check individual exhibition information for exceptions.

The Courtauld Gallery
10.00-18.00 daily (last admission 17.30)

Victoria Embankment entrance
08.00-19.00 daily

New Wing
Monday-Saturday 08.00-23.00, Sunday 08.00-18.00

The Edmond J. Safra Fountain Court
07.30-23.00 daily

River Terrace and Seamen’s Hall
08.00-23.00 daily



This neo-classical, 18th-century building on the Thames houses the famous Courtauld Gallery, Embankment Galleries, cafés and restaurants, all surrounding a large courtyard.

From 25 October to 3 March 2019: Good Grief, Charlie Brown! Featuring Charles M Schilz's Peanuts cartoon, with original works from the comic books.

Admission free; charges for special exhibitions.


  • Temple
  • Covent Garden
  • Embankment
  • Holborn
  • Leicester Square
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