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Visiting notices

We're re-opening!

We are delighted to announce that from Thursday 24th June – St John’s Day – the Museum galleries will be open from 10am to 5pm Thursday – Saturday. Pre-booking will be required. All the information you need is on the Your Visit page.

What there is to see  



The Museum of the Order of St John is housed in St John’s Gate. You must pre-book to visit the Museum galleries. The Garden and the Priory Gallery next to our Priory Church can be visited at any time during gallery opening hours, without the need to pre-book. The church itself, its crypt, and the historic rooms upstairs at St John’s Gate can only be visited on guided tours.  


Visiting the Museum galleries 

The galleries are open Thursday – Saturday, 10am – 5pm  

Pre-booking is required to visit the Museum Galleries at St John’s Gate. Please visit the Museum’s Eventbrite page for availability and to book. Tickets for the following week will be available from 9am each Friday.  

The Cloister Garden and the small Priory Gallery (both beside the Priory Church) can be visited at any time during gallery opening hours, without the need to pre-book. 

Visits to the Museum galleries and garden are free of charge to all. Donations are welcomed. 


Guided tours of the historic rooms, church and crypt 

For information about guided tours, please visit our guided tours page. 


Getting here 

The Museum of the Order of St John
St John’s Gate, St John’s Lane
London, EC1M 4DA 





Farringdon (Tube and Thameslink trains) is the nearest station, 5 minutes’ walk from the Museum (Underground map grid reference C6). 



Clerkenwell Road (55, 243), St John’s Street (153) and Farringdon Road (63). 



Pay and display parking spaces are available in St John’s Square. 

(Parking restrictions and charges apply Monday to Friday, 9am to 6.30pm, Saturday 9am to 1.30pm, 2 hours maximum stay). There are also several NCP car parks within walking distance. Please see the NCP website for details. 


Further information 

You can use TfL’s Journey Planner to help plan your journey to the Museum. 


The Museum of the Order of St John would like to thank all those who have supported and continue to support its work. In particular, the Museum would like to thank the following for their generosity: