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Plan your visit

Charlton House is situated within Charlton, the Royal borough of Greenwich and is easily accessed via foot, train, tube, bus or car.

We are pleased to be able to announce that Charlton House has reopened to the public for pre-booked meetings, weddings, bookings and community groups. To help ensure physical distancing and a safe, comfortable experience for our visitors and staff, we will be limiting the numbers of visitors to the house in line with government guidelines.

Charlton House opening times


Please visit our venue hire page for more details 

Opening Times:

Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm

GLL Book Library

As well as a wide selection of books, the library also loans DVDs, videos, CDs and Playstation games. For younger visitors there's a children's play area with puzzles and toys to keep them occupied.

For more information, please visit the Charlton Library page.

Please check with GLL directly regarding their policy and opening times during the pandemic.

Toy Library

A large selection of toys, books and games to play with here or at home. Come and meet other parents and get advice from our experienced staff. As well as fun stuff we have an extensive range of baby safety equipment. 

Please check with the Toy Library directly regarding their policy and opening times during the pandemic.

Japanese Language School

Classes in Japanese from beginners to advanced levels as well as English classes for Japanese speakers.

For more information, please visit the Institute of International Education in London website.

Please check with the Japanese Language School directly regarding their policy and opening times during the pandemic.

Getting to Charlton House

Our address: Charlton House, Charlton Road, London SE7 8RE

Bus routes: 53, 54, 380, 422 and 486.

Train: Charlton Station (British Rail) then 10-minute walk (uphill) or 486 bus to Warren Walk. Proceed up hill to Charlton House.

Tube: North Greenwich (Jubilee Line), then take 486 bus to Warren Walk. Proceed up hill to Charlton House.

Parking at Charlton House

A new pay and display parking policy applies at Charlton House car parks located to the front of the house

- £1 per hour between the hours of 8am and 5pm, 50p per hour between 5pm and 10pm

- A barrier located at the entrance to the house and grounds will be down and locked between the the times of 9pm and 8am

- Receive a 10% discount on any purchases in Charlton Tea Rooms when presenting the voucher portion of your ticket

- Blue badge holders can park for free in designated disabled bays when displaying a blue badge

Contact us

All Royal Greenwich Heritage Trust sites are temporarily closed to visitors following guidance from the UK Government to stay at home and minimise social contact. For any urgent enquiries during this time please click enquire. Please be advised that we are operating on a limited team who are working from home between the hours of 9am and 5pm.