Visitor Information

Open Daily:

Winter Opening Hours: October – March 9:30am-5.30pm daily (last admission 5pm)

Summer Opening Hours: April – September 9:30am-6pm daily (last admission 5:30pm)

Admission: Adults £4; concs £2.70; children (under 16s) £2. Joint tickets with Tower Bridge cost £10.50 (adult); £7.20 concs; £4.70 children (under 16s)

PLEASE NOTE: The Monument only accepts cash payment, and children under the age of 13 must be accompanied by an adult in order to climb the Monument.

Please note that in order to preserve the Monument’s original structure, visitors with large bags are requested to leave these at the base of the staircase.

How to get to the Monument
The Monument is located at the junction of Monument Street and Fish Street Hill, 61 metres from where the Great Fire of London started in 1666. There are now many coffee shops and places to eat around this world famous attraction. When traveling to the Monument;

By bus use numbers 17, 521, 21, 43, 133, 141, 48, 149 (all routes through London Bridge).

By train use London Bridge, Fenchurch Street or Tower Gateway DLR stations

By tube use Monument on the District and Circle lines or London Bridge on the Northern and Jubilee lines.

By car the nearest car parks are: Q Park (Tel 020 7248 5874) Bucklesbury House, 4 Wallbrook, London EC4N 8DQ or Thames Exchange NCP (Tel 020 7248 6089), Bell Wharf Lane off Upper Thames Street, London EC4R 3TB.