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Churchill War Rooms

From £500

Experience Churchill War Rooms like never before with an exclusive private tour.

Go behind the glass

A tunnel at the Churchill War Rooms

Gain behind-the-glass access and immerse yourself in the War Cabinet Room, which was used by Churchill, his War Cabinet and the Chiefs of Staff during the Blitz.

See the scratch marks still clearly visible on Churchill’s chair, made as he deliberated decisions which would alter the course of history – one of the many details you can only see with Cabinet Room access.

Explore Britain's information hub

Churchill War Rooms map room

Explore the Map Room, Britain’s global information hub during the Second World War.

Marvel at the pinholes on a map showing convoy movements in the Battle of the Atlantic and see the rationed sugar cubes, still intact after more than 70 years, when they were left behind by Wing Commander Heagarty after he and his staff finally departed the bunker.

The experience of a lifetime

IWM Churchill War Rooms Tour
IWM, Churchill War Rooms

Visit Churchill’s bedroom and stand behind the original desk from which he delivered four of his speeches. Learn about his unusual lifestyle while discovering personal objects, including one of his original cigars up-close.

A behind-the-glass private tour of the historic Churchill War Rooms is an experience of a lifetime. Tours last one hour.


Private tours must be booked and paid for in advance and are subject to availability.

The private tours last for one hour. 

Prices are per group, maximum 10 per tour.

Please do not wear shoes with sharp heels when attending the private tour. Any heel which covers an area smaller than a postage stamp can cause irreparable damage to our historic floors.

To book, please email [email protected] with your preferred date.


2023 Prices 2024 Prices

Before hours

08.00 - 09.30

£600 £650

During opening hours

09:30 – 18:00

£500 £550

Weekends/Bank Holidays

08:00 - 16:45

£600 £650

After hours

from 18:00

£600 £650

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