Cabinet War Rooms

Churchill War Rooms

Discover the stories hidden beneath the streets of Westminster in the Cabinet War Rooms. Explore the underground bunker that protected the staff and secrets at the heart of Britain’s government during the Second World War as Churchill and his inner circle plotted the route to Allied victory.

An image of the Operations Room in the Cabinet War Rooms - set up as it was during the Second World War

Life Underground

Walk in the footsteps of Churchill and glimpse what life would have been like during the tense days and nights of the Second World War. See where Churchill and his War Cabinet met and step back in time in the Map Room, which has remained exactly as it was left on the day the lights were switched off in 1945.

Churchill War Rooms
Clive Steps
King Charles Street


Nearest tube stations:

Westminster (5 mins)

St James's Park (8 mins)

Open 9.30am - 6pm every day

Last admission is at 5pm


Visiting in a group? Groups of 10 or more visitors get special group rates

Admission Price
Adult £18
Child (5 - 15) £9
Family ticket (1 adult and 2 children) £31.50
Family ticket (2 adults and 2 children) £47.25
Concessions £14.40
Members Free
Art Fund Members £9