The Post Office & Gift Shop will close at 14:45 on Wednesday June 22nd and reopen the following morning at 9am.

Please Note: For the safety of all residents at the Royal Hospital, we'd kindly ask that face coverings are still worn (unless exempt) in the Post Office & Gift Shop. We are also operating a one-way system with a maximum of 3 people allowed in the shop at any time. Please follow all signs and guidance given by staff while visitng the shop.

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 9:30 16:30 12:30 - 13:30
Tuesday 9:30 16:30 12:30 - 13:30
Wednesday 9:30 16:30 12:30 - 13:30
Thursday 9:30 16:30 12:30 - 13:30
Friday 9:30 16:30 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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