London attractions Closures and Notices in November & December

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.

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!

Hop On Hop Off Bus - Big Bus & Golden Tours
The following events may affect road traffic and thus have a knock on effect on the Golden Tours Hop-on, Hop-off bus service. Please be aware of the possible delays when planning your usage of the sightseeing bus
3 November:  Regent St Motor Show & Unison March and Rally - Delays, diversions and stop closures
4 November: Arbeaan Procession - delays around Marble Arch between 11:30 - 17:00
5 November: Million Masked March - delays around Trafalgar Square and Parliament Square from 17:00 onwards.
10 November: Lord Mayor's Show Parade - road closures, diversions and stop closures 
11 November: Rememberance Sunday - road closures, diversions and stop closures
12 November - 14 December: Closure of Bridge Street - diversions on all routes
Big Bus: Stop 11 & Stop 39 Closed
17 November: UAF March & Rally - diversions, delays and stop closures on Big Bus Red & Orange routes
18 November: Whitehall closure - diversions on Big Bus Red & Orange routes

Churchill War Rooms
Please note the museum can get particularly busy during peak season and there may be queues. We advise visiting earlier in the morning or later in the afternoon. 

Hampton Court Palace
Please note: the Tennis Courts and Magic Garden are only open during Summer months. 

The London Dungeon
5 November - 21 December: Early closure at 16.00
Extended Opening Hours - 18.00:
23, 27 - 30 December

Planet Hollywood
29 November: No reservations

Shrek's Adventure
Extended Opening Hours 2018: 18.00 last tour:
23 December
27 - 30 December

SEALIFE London Aquarium
Extended Opening Hours 2018: 09.30 - 18.00
26 - 28 December
24 December: 09.00 - 15.00
25 December: Closed
31 December: 10.00 - 14.00

St. Paul's Cathedral
3 November: Last admission for sightseeing 14.30; galleries 14.45
7 November: Last admission for sightseeing 13.00; galleries 13.15
8 November: Last admission for sightseeing 14.30; galleries 14.45
9 November: Cathedral closed all morning; open for sightseeing at 13.30
10 November: Lord Mayor's Show - Closeout day for ticket sales. Free entry including Dome Galleries (no multimedia guides). Last admission 16.15; galleries 14.45
21 November: Cathedral closed all morning; open for sightseeing at 13.00
22 November: Cathedral closed all morning; open for sightseeing at 13.00
28 November: Cathedral open at 10.15; galleries open at 10.30
30 November: Cathedral closed all morning; open for sightseeing 14.00
6 December: Last admission for sightseeing 15.15; galleries 15.30
10 December: Galleries open 10.00
13 December: Last admission for sightseeing 15.00; galleries 15.15
18 December: Last admission for sightseeing 15.00; galleries 15.15
19 December: Last admission for sightseeing 15.30; galleries 15.45
20 December: Last admission for sightseeing 14.30; galleries 14.45
21 December: Last admission for sightseeing 14.45; galleries 15.00
22 December: Cathedral closed all morning; open for sightseeing at 13.00
24 December: Last admission for sightseeing 13.15; galleries 13.30
25 December: Closed to sightseeing
26 December: Cathedral open at 9.00
1 January: Cathedral open at 9.00
22 January: Last admission for sightseeing 11.30; galleries 11.45
25 January: Last admission for sightseeing 11.00; galleries 11.15
28 January: Cathedral opens 10.15; galleries open 10.30

Tower Bridge Exhibition
South Lift is currently out of order. 

Wembley Stadium Tours
There will be an additional tour at 16.00 on operational days until further notice.
6 November: Closed
15 November: Closed
18 November: Closed
25 November: Closed
28 November: Closed
24 - 26 December: Closed

Westminster Abbey
The Abbey is a very popular attraction. During summer, Easter and Christmas holidays, queue times may exceed 90 minutes. We recommend arriving at least 45 minutes before the advertised closing time to allow for security checks.
3 November: Closed
8 November: Closed
9 November: Closed
10 November: Closed
22 November: 14.00 - 15.30
23 November: 12.00 - 15.30
4 December: Closed
7 December: 13.00 - 16.30
18 December: 09.30 - 12.00
19 December: 09.30 - 13.00
21 December: 09.30 - 14.00
24 - 25 December: Closed
18 January: Closed
31 January: 14.00 - 15.30