• National Army Museum
  • National Army Museum
  • Battle Gallery

National Army Museum

William Holford & Partners

place
Royal Hospital Road, Chelsea, SW3 4HT
info_outline
Bookshop, Refreshments, Full disabled access, Toilets, Partial disabled access
Site previously formed part of the infirmary of the Royal Hospital Chelsea. Brutalist, completed in 1971. A leading authority on the British Army and its impact on society. Five galleries with thousands of objects from their collections

Access

Saturday 22nd

Open 10am–5pm

group
  • Architect tour at 3pm (Max 20 per tour) Pre Book ONLY
event
  • Building Blocks Challenge (childrens' activity), capacity 35 (Build a structure using our wooden planks.)
  • Sketch the Atrium (Sketching for all), capacity 20 (Drop in and sketch the atrium)
  • Brutalism and Modern Architecture in Chelsea at 2pm (Talk), capacity 100

Sunday 23rd

Open 10am–5pm

event
  • Sketch the Atrium (Sketching for all), capacity 20 (Drop in and sketch the atrium)
  • Building Blocks Challenge (childrens' activity), capacity 35 (Build a structure using our wooden planks.)

info_outline This building is open free of charge at other times of the year

Pre-booking is required for this building

Design

Original design
William Holford & Partners, 1960
Refurbishment
BDP, 2017
Type
Museum
Period
Historical/contemporary