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The Orangery is closed for a private function on Saturday 24th March.
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Group Visits

Arrange a visit to the museum for your organisation or school

The Fan Museum extends a warm invitation to organised groups of 10 – 30 people. We can cater for a wide variety of visiting groups from WIs and adult learners to universities and decorative arts societies.

Guided Tours

Enjoy a guided tour led by one of the museum’s experienced curators. These tours make for an entertaining yet educative way to see The Fan Museum and learn something of the history fans and fan-making.

Guided tour: £5.00 per person (includes museum admission)*

As at the 1st April 2018 Guided Tour price will increase to £7.00 per person.

We offer a reduced admission rate of £3.00 per person for groups who do not wish to include a guided tour with their visit.

Please note we are not able to apply other discounts (such as National Trust membership, Art Fund, London Pass etc..) for group visits.


Having admired the permanent display and temporary exhibition, you may wish to have the exclusive use of the Orangery for morning coffee or afternoon tea, which comprises scones with cream and jam, and a selection of freshly baked cakes.

Morning Coffee with biscuits: £4.00 per person
Afternoon Tea (with scones, cream, jam & cake): £8.00 per person*
Afternoon Tea (as above plus sandwiches): £11.00 per person**

*As at the 1st April 2018 Afternoon Tea price will increase to £9.00 per person.

**As at the 1st April 2018 Afternoon Tea (plus sandwiches) price will increase to £12.00 per person.


This option is available on Mondays, Wednesdays or Thursdays.  Fridays may also be available for groups of a smaller size (large groups may incur a hire charge on a Friday). Unfortunately we cannot take bookings for guided tours on Saturdays or Sundays.

Prices are correct as of 01 April 2017.

Afternoon tea in the Orangery


The Fan Museum offers educational activities for school or university groups including thematic tours of the museum, children’s activity trails, lectures, handling sessions and fan-making workshops.

Group Booking

To obtain a booking form or for further information, please contact Marta on 020 8305 1441 or e-mail:

Museum Opening Times

Tuesday - Saturday

11am - 5pm


12pm - 5pm

Planned Closures

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12 Crooms Hill, Greenwich,
London SE10 8ER


Adults: Info £4.00*

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: £4.00*

*As at the 1st April 2018 Adults ticket price will increase to £5.00

Children (age 7-16): £3.00
Concessions: £3.00
  • Students (upon presentation of NUS 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

Learning about the History of Fans