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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: £7.00 per person (includes museum admission)

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): £9.00 per person
Afternoon Tea (as above plus sandwiches): £12.00 per person

Prices are correct as of 01 April 2019.

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 book download the Group Booking Enquiry Form and email it to

Museum Opening Times

Museum closed until further notice


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12 Crooms Hill, Greenwich,
London SE10 8ER


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

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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
  • Staff/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


The Fan Museum will remain closed to the public until November 2021

Museum office is open Monday to Friday 1000-1600.

The Museum office is open Monday to Friday 10.00 – 16.00 hrs. For all enquiries, please email or call 0208 305 1441.