Opening hours

Find out when you can visit the museum and archive.

Museum opening hours 

  • Wednesday to Sunday, 1pm to 5pm  

Visiting groups including schools may book to visit at other times. For more information, please contact us at

The Museum and Archive is always closed on 25 and 26 December, 1 January, Good Friday and the summer bank holidays. At holiday times, please check these pages for any additional closures. 

Admission to the Museum and Archive is free.

Archive Search Room opening hours 

  • Wednesday to Friday 10am to 12.30pm and 1.30pm to 4pm  
  • Every second Saturday of the month, 10am to 12.30pm and 1.30pm to 4pm 

Booking is essential. Please check visiting the archive to find out how to book your visit and our current procedures. 

Access and visiting the park 

We have a range of services for our visitors with access needs. Find out more about accessing our services here.

The Museum and Park is located in Bruce Castle Park, with 20 acres of beautiful parkland to relax in and take a stroll. The park is open all year round and gates are not locked. The Pavilion café can be found in the south-east corner of the park.

Our address and contact details: 

Bruce Castle Museum and Archive
Lordship Lane,
London, N17 8NU 

See our Getting Here page for transport guidance for visiting to the museum and archive.