With the COVID-19 virus continuing to spread around the country and, in particular, in London, we have taken the necessary steps to safeguard the Chelsea Pensioners and staff at the Royal Hospital Chelsea. As such the Post Office, Gift Shop and the main Royal Hospital Chelsea site will now be closed to external visitors until further notice.

Visit our shop for a wonderful selection of gifts and souvenirs to remember the Chelsea Pensioners and the Royal Hospital.

All profits from sales go to the Chelsea Pensioners’ Appeal (charity no: 1076414), so you know your gift will help care for the Nation’s veterans.

To shop online Visit our online shop.

Within the shop there is also a small Community Post Office providing general postal services

Shop opening times

(Please note we are subject to closure at short notice):

  Open Close Closed for Lunch
Monday 10:00 17:00 12:30 - 13:30
Tuesday 10:00 17:00 12:30 - 13:30
Wednesday 10:00 16:00 12:30 - 13:30
Thursday 10:00 17:00 12:30 - 13:30
Friday 10:00 17:00 12:30 - 13:30
Weekends Closed Closed -

Location

The closest entrance to the Shop is at the London Gate. You can locate this on our map by clicking here.

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Pensioners on parade for the Royal visit
A Royal Visit

The Royal Hospital was honoured to receive a visit from Her Royal Highness, The Duchess of Cornwall last week. Her Royal Highness was originally due to visit on Founder's Day as the Reviewing Officer, but was not able to attend due to Coronavirus restrictions.

King's Royal Hussars - Parade
King’s Royal Hussars Parade

On Tuesday 23rd June, Chelsea Pensioners – at a distance – were treated to the sunshine and spectacle of the King’s Royal Hussars on parade at the Royal Hospital Chelsea.

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