A place where history happened, Churchill War Rooms has plenty for families to discover, learn and enjoy. 

It was here that Winston Churchill and his team led Britain and the allies to victory in the Second World War.

Follow in their footsteps and find out what it would have been like to live and work in Churchill's underground nerve centre, as bombs fell overhead. 

Churchill War Rooms is appropriate for all ages, however for the best experience we recommend visiting with children aged 10+.


Plan your trip to Churchill's secret Second World War nerve centre today!




We have limited our daily capacity, to give you even more space to explore the museum. For full details on all the changes we’ve made see our FAQs.

Adults £29* 

Children (Age 5 - 15) £14.50*

Children (Under 5) Free

Concessions £26*

IWM Members go free.

Become an IWM Member and get all year free entry to our charging sites including IWM Duxford, HMS Belfast and Churchill War Rooms. Family memberships available. 

*includes a 10% voluntary donation which enables us to reclaim tax on the whole ticket price under Gift Aid. You can choose not to include the donation when you buy your tickets.

There's so much to discover at Churchill War Rooms. We recommend allocating no less than two and half hours to visit, with 90 minutes taking in the historic Cabinet War Rooms and at least an hour exploring the Churchill Museum - but many visitors spend even longer than that.

The content of Churchill War Rooms is appropriate for children of all ages, and there is no age limit in place. However, for the best experience we recommend visiting with children aged 10+. 

There is a "family" setting available on our audio guides which tells the remarkable story of Churchill War Rooms in a way that is exciting and engaging for the whole family. 

Churchill War Rooms is located in the heart of London and easily accessible by public transport.

The closest Underground stations are St James's Park and Westminster, both only a short walk away. 

Our address is: 

Churchill War Rooms
Clive Steps
King Charles Street

Our café is open every Wednesday - Sunday and is located along the visitor route, at the end of the main corridor for the historic rooms.

Take a chance to rest along your journey, chat  about what you’ve seen over one of our delicious dishes, and steady yourself for just how much there is still to discover at Churchill War Rooms.

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