Visiting us

Our opening hours

  • Monday - Friday: (excluding bank holidays and other closures)
  • Reception is manned from 8.00am to 6.00 pm

Getting here by Underground

  • Aldgate: Circle and Metropolitan Lines (5 minutes’ walk)
  • Aldgate East: District and Hammersmith & City Lines (7 minutes’ walk)
  • Tower Hill: Circle and District Lines (5 minutes’ walk)
  • Tower Gateway Station: DLR (5 minutes’ walk) 

Getting here by train

  • Fenchurch Street: (7 minutes’ walk)
  • Liverpool Street: one stop to Aldgate or Aldgate East
  • London Bridge: (15 minutes’ walk or take buses RV1 or 40)

Getting here by bus

The following buses stop near Prescot Street:

15, 25, 40, 42, 67, 78, 100, 115, 135, 205, 254, RV1

Car parking

  • Chamber Street, Royal Mint Street, London E1 8BL – 110 places: £12.00 flat rate from 7.00 am to 7.00pm
  • Minories, 1 Shorter Street, London E1 8PL – 401 places: £2.00 an hour from 6.00 am to 7.00 pm
  • Royal Mint Street, London E1 8BL – 60 places: £20.00 for 24 hours; £12.00 a day; £50.00 a week
  • London Whitechapel High Street, Spreadeagle Yard, London E1 7PJ – 100 places: £6.00 for 2 hours; £10.00 for 4 hours

Cycle stands

We have cycle stands for guests, please enquire at reception.

Getting here by plane

  • London City airport: Use DLR to Tower Gateway
  • Stansted: Express trains from Stansted Airport to Liverpool Street, every 45 minutes. From Liverpool Street, one stop to either Aldgate or Aldgate East
  • Heathrow: Express train from Heathrow Airport to Paddington Station
  • Gatwick: Express train from Gatwick to Victoria Station