Find Us Map - Royal Hospital ChelseaSince the COVID-19 virus began to spread around the country back in February 2020, we have taken the necessary steps to safeguard the Chelsea Pensioners and staff at the Royal Hospital Chelsea and close all on site facilities to external visitors. The main site remains closed to visitors during 2021 until further notice.

The Royal Hospital Chelsea is easily accessible by road and by public transport.

Address:
Royal Hospital Chelsea
Royal Hospital Road, London.
SW3 4SR (open in Google Maps)

Visitor Hours:
Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the main site is currently closed to all visitors until further notice. Vistors to the Infirmary will be allowed effective 8 March 2021. Our Shop & Post Office will also reopen to the public on 12th April 2021. Please see our Coronavirus page  and Site Restrictions page for updates.

By Train
The nearest London Underground station is Sloane Square on the District or Circle Lines.
The nearest Overground station is Victoria.

By Bus
Service 170 from Victoria & Roehampton stops right outside the Hospital.
Bus Services 11, 137, 211, 360 & 452 all stop a short walk from the Hospital.

Parking
There is limited on-street parking in the roads surrounding the Hospital and resident parking schemes in force throughout the area. Closest public car parks are located by Cheltenham Terrace, Chelsea or Cumberland Street, Pimlico.

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Ranelagh Gardens & Rotunda
From prehistoric marsh to a college that never opened – uncovering the story of our site

The Royal Hospital dates back to the late 17th century, but the story of the land where it stands has been traced back still further. Research from the Museum of London Archaeology has thrown light on the site’s varied past.

Salisbury Court Gardens - Royal Hospital Chelsea
Royal Hospital's Hidden Show Garden

This year a new garden was successfully installed in Salisbury Court, the private courtyard within the Margaret Thatcher Infirmary.

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