Enquiries and booking for schools

PLA ops room for enquiries and booking at the Museum of London

Operations room

Interior view of the Thames Navigation Building, 1963 © PLA Collection.

I want to book a self-directed visit

Our galleries can become busy. Before making a booking, check your preferred gallery or galleries are free with these quick reports, which are updated often. After checking, simply complete the online booking form for your chosen site:

We can’t take self-directed visit bookings by phone, but if you have any issues or haven’t heard from us within two days, email us at [email protected] and we’ll be sure to get back to you. You might find these self-directed visit resources handy in your planning, too.

We look forward to welcoming you to one of our museums soon!

I want to book or explore 'at your school' activities

We know that it’s not always easy to make it to the museum, so let us bring the museum to you! We have a range of activities that take place at your school, from shows and performances to online link-ups.

Information about how to book these ‘at your school’ activities can be found within the information for each session, so have a search of our full list of ‘at your school’ opportunities and follow the instructions given to book.

I want to book or explore facilitated museum visits

We run a huge range of different facilitated visits to our museums, from storytelling to craft, music to object-handling, and covering everything from London's prehistory to the present!

Information about how to book these facilitated museum visits can be found within the information for each session, so have a search of our full list of opportunities and follow the instructions given to book.

I want to book or discuss SEN visits and activities

We have a huge range of projects and activities created exclusively for SEN groups. This short film (YouTube, 3mins 39s) gives more detail about what we offer SEN groups, and features some kind words from teachers who have visited us before.

You can enquire directly about our dedicated SEN programme by calling the Programme Manager on 020 7814 5549, or emailing [email protected]. We can also help you with booking wheelchairs or powered scooters - just ask.

I want to amend or discuss an existing booking

To amend or discuss an existing booking, call our Box Office on 020 7001 9844 in the first instance.

Remember, if you think you might need to cancel a booking, let us know as soon as possible as cancellation fees apply.

I want to enquire about INSET or CPD

We can provide whole school INSET courses tailored to your needs, either at our museums or in your school. Just email us at [email protected] to learn more.

I want to enquire about the museum’s work with supplementary schools

We have a dedicated programme for supplementary schools, running a range of engaging learning activities. You can enquire directly about our supplementary schools programme by calling the Programme Manager on 020 7814 5579, or emailing [email protected].

I want to contact you with another question about learning at your museums

Happy to help! Just drop us a line at [email protected] or call us on 020 7001 9844 – our Box Office will transfer you to the best person for your enquiry.