Groups and Schools

What you can do

Groups and schools can explore Churchill War Rooms on a self-guided visit.

2017 bookings for self-guided visits for schools and groups will open on 1 December 2016 at 10am.

Schools and groups booking information:

  • For prices see Tickets and Prices.
  • All schools and groups must book in advance 
  • You will receive a response within ten working days
  • Do not make travel arrangements until you have received a confirmation email with your Visit Confirmation Letter attached.
  • Schools must make a direct booking with IWM to qualify for free admission. Bookings made via a travel operator/third party organiser are subject to admission charges.
  • Children must be supervised at all times with at least one adult for every ten children.
  • Large groups may have to be divided.
  • Additional booking information
  • If you have any questions email LearningBookings@iwm.org.uk 
  • You can sign up to our mailing list to receive news and updates for Learning and Engagement at IWM.
  • Gift bags are available to be reserved in advance and collected during your visit

Schools request a visit Groups request a visit
Resources for in the classroom

Frequently Asked Questions

What accessibility provisions do you have at IWM?

We are committed to ensuring Churchill War Rooms is accessible to as many visitors as possible.

See Accessibility for more details.

What provisions are there for SEN students?

See our Accessibility for more details. Please get in touch if you have any requirements you wish to discuss.

How do I get to IWM?

All our sites can be reached by public transport. See Plan Your Visit.

Who can I contact to find out more?

If you have any questions email LearningBookings@iwm.org.uk

Do I need to carry out a risk assessment?

We encourage teachers to conduct pre-visit planning. To request two free group leader pre-visit tickets email LearningBookings@iwm.org.uk

Please see IWM Identified Risk to help you with your own risk assessment.