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Friends visit to Leighton House

Thursday 19th February 2015

A visit to Leighton House, one of our National Trust Partners, is planned for Friends of The Fan Museum.

Leighton House, one of the most remarkable buildings of the 19th century, is the only purpose-built studio-house open to the public in the United Kingdom. It grew from modest beginnings into a ‘private palace of art’, especially notable for its extraordinary Arab Hall with its golden dome, intricate mosaics and walls lined with beautiful Islamic tiles.

The current exhibition, ‘A Victorian Obsession’, includes work by Lawrence Alma-Tadema,  Dante Gabriel Rossetti, Edward Burne-Jones, John Everett Millais and John William Waterhouse as well as Frederic, Lord Leighton (1830 -96) for whom the house was built.

Please note that there is no step-free or wheelchair access to the house.

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Museum Admission Pricing

Adults: £5.00
Concessions: £3.00
  • Students (with valid student card)
  • Children aged 6-17 years
  • Senior citizens
  • Registered disabled
  • Museum Association members
  • Friends of The Horniman
  • Friends of The Victoria and Albert Museum
  • Royal Museums Greenwich members
  • Staff/Volunteers of the National Maritime Museum
Free Entry for…

Children aged 6 years and under, Art Fund Members and London Pass Members

Wednesday Special:

Free entry for senior citizens and disabled visitors (except for groups)

Please note that the discounts listed above cannot be applied when visitors are part of a large group visit or guided tour group.  Please click here for further details.

Group Bookings

The Museum is open as usual Wednesdays to Saturdays, 10h00-17h00 (last admissions at 16h30).

Please note that we will be closed from Thursday 2nd June to Saturday 4th June inclusive for the Platinum Jubilee bank holiday.

Thank you for your understanding.