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Exhibitions

Temporary fan exhibitions past and present

Our temporary exhibitions highlight a particular theme in fan history and showcase the diversity of our extensive collections.

The temporary display changes three times a year so there is always something new to explore.

Current Exhibition

The Romantic Age: European Fans 1810-1840

25 September - 30 December 2018

Celebrating a period during which historical ideals and past traditions were glorified, The Romantic Age features an array of fans ranging from intricate brisé models to Franco-Spanish examples decorated with subjects such as the operas of Rossini.

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Past Exhibitions

Museum Opening Times

Tuesday - Saturday

11am - 5pm

Sunday

12pm - 5pm

Planned Closures

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12 Crooms Hill, Greenwich,
London SE10 8ER

Admission

Adults: £5.00

Concessions: Info £3.00

Children (age 7-16): £3.00

National Trust Members:

50% discount on the adult price ticket

Free Entry for...

Children under 7, Art Fund Members and London Pass Members

Afternoon Tea at Greenwich Fan Museum

Tea in the Orangery

Enjoy afternoon tea in the beautifully muraled museum orangery.

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Museum Admission Pricing

Adults: £5.00
Children (age 7-16): £3.00
Concessions: £3.00
  • Students (with vaild student card)
  • Senior citizens
  • Registered disabled
  • English Heritage
  • Friends of The Horniman
  • Friends of The Victoria and Albert Museum
  • Members/Volunteers of the National Maritime Museum
National Trust Members:

50% discount on the Adult price tickets

Free Entry for…

Children under 7, Art Fund Members and London Pass Members

Tuesday 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 Fan Museum, HA2003

Brisé folding fan made from horn, painted with “cameos”, the blades carved and pierced to resemble gothic pinnacles. French, c.1825