Find Us Map - Royal Hospital ChelseaThe 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:
General site access: 10.00-17.00 daily (Closed 25th and 26th December)
Great Hall: 10:00 - 16:00 daily (Please note that the Great Hall is closed between 12.00 and 14.00 for the Chelsea Pensioners' lunch)
Wren Chapel: 10:00 - 16:00 Mon to Sat (See our Sunday and special Chapel Services for other times)
The Coffee Shop: 10:00 - 16:30 daily
The Gift Shop and Post Office: 10:00 - 17:00 - Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday 10:00 - 16:00 - Wednesday (Closed for lunch daily at 12:30 - 13:30). See our Christmas Opening hours here.
Museum: 10:00 - 16:00 Monday to Friday only (Closed from Sunday 22nd December and reopens 6th January 2020)

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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General Sir Adrian Bradshaw
Founder’s Day Cancelled

​​With the country likely to be under prolonged isolation, the Governor of the Royal Hospital has reluctantly taken the decision to cancel the Founder’s Day celebrations this year.

Lady Chelsea Pensioners
Women at the Royal Hospital

In March 2009, the Royal Hospital opened its doors to the first female Chelsea Pensioners: Dorothy Hughes and Winifred Phillips who both sadly are no longer alive. You can meet some of today’s female Pensioners below.

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