London attractions Closures and Notices in April & May

Please find a list of exceptional closures and opening time changes at London attractions. This information is correct at the time of issue and is subject to change at short notice, at the discretion of the attraction. If there is an attraction you particularly want to visit, we advise contacting them in advance to double check the opening hours. You can find telephone numbers on our website or on your London Explorer Pass Map.

LATEST TRANSPORT NEWS

Often, over the weekends, engineering works take place on London’s transport system. To ensure that these works do not impact on your travel plans be sure to check live travel information before you set out, visit www.tfl.gov.uk for more information.

22 April: London Marathon - delays, diversions, temporary closures across London. Please check with attractions and tours in advance.

LATEST ATTRACTION CLOSURE INFORMATION

Please note that adverse weather conditions can impact on some tours and cruises. If the forecast is poor, check before you travel!

Big Bus London Hop-On-Hop-Off Tour
24 April: Statue unveiling at Parliament Square - diversions around this area until 13.00
25 April: Anzac Day - delays and diversions around Whitehall from 08.30 - 11.30

Coco-Cola London Eye
14, 21, 28 April: 10.00 - 20.00
5, 12, 19 May: 10.00 - 20.00
15 May: 12.00 - 21.00

Golden Tours Bus Tour
1 May: May Day March - Road Closures up to 16.00: Diversions and delays on Blue, Red and Orange routes.

Hampton Court Palace
Please note: the Tennis Courts and Magic Garden are only open during Summer months. The Magic Garden will reopen on 1 April

Kew Gardens
The Pavilion Restaurant, Waterlily House & Kew Palace: Closed during Winter
The Temperate House and the Evolution House: Closed until 2018 for major restoration 

The London Dungeon
5 November - 21 December: Early closure at 16.00
16 April - 3 May: The "Drop Dead" drop ride will be closed for planned maintenance
Extended Opening Hours - 18.00:
6 - 7 May
27 May - 1 June
22 July - 9 August
23, 27 - 30 December
Extended Opening Hours - 19.00
10 August - 1 September
20 - 15 October
Extended Opening Hours - 20.00
26 - 27 October
31 October

Planet Hollywood
18 July: No reservations from 16.00 - 18.45

Shrek's Adventure
Extended Opening Hours 2018: 18.00 last tour:
6 - 7 May
27 May - 1 June
5 - 31 August
21 - 26 October
23 December
27 - 30 December

SEALIFE London Aquarium
Extended Opening Hours 2018: 09.30 - 18.00
7 May
28 May - 1 June
23 July - 31 August
22 - 26 October
26 - 28 December
24 December: 09.00 - 15.00
25 December: Closed
31 December: 10.00 - 14.00

St. Paul's Cathedral
12 May: Last admission 10.30
14 May: Cathedral open from 10.15
15 May: Last admission 13.00
23 June: Last admission 11.30
27 June: Cathedral closed all morning; open for sightseeing at 12.00
28 June: Cathedral closed all morning; open for sightseeing at 14.00
30 June: Last admission 11.30
4 July: Last admission 15.00
20 July: Cathedral open from 10.15

Tower Bridge Exhibition
South Lift is currently out of order. 

Wembley Stadium Tours
21 - 22 April: Closed
30 April: Closed
5 May: Closed
12 - 13 May: Closed
19 - 20 May: Closed
26 - 28 May: Closed
There will be an additional tour at 16.00 on operational days until further notice.

Westminster Abbey
During busy periods it may be necessary to arrive at the Abbey well in advance of the advertised closing time, as there may be queues. If the queue is legnthy, visitors will be advised at least 15 minutes prior to closing as to the likelihood of entry.
4 April: Closed 
25 April: Closed until 14.00