Visitor Information

Opening Hours
Summer Opening Hours: April – September 9:30am – 6:00pm daily (last admission 5:30pm)
Winter Opening Hours: October – March 9:30am – 5:30pm daily (last admission 5:00pm)
The Monument is closed from 24 – 26 December.

Admission Prices
Adults £4.50
Children (aged 5-15) £2.30
Students (with identification) £3.00
Seniors (aged 60+) £3.00

Joint tickets for Tower Bridge Exhibition and the Monument
Adults £11.00
Children (aged 5-15) £5.00
Students (with identification) £7.50
Seniors (aged 60+) £7.50
1 Adult & 2 Children £18.30
2 Adults & 1 Child £23.10
2 Adults & 2 Children £26.50
2 Adults & 3 / 4 Children £30.90
Under 5 FREE

Joint ticket offer is valid for seven days from date of purchase and permits one visit per attraction.

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

In order to preserve the Monument’s original structure, visitors with large bags are requested to leave these at the base of the staircase. Due to the limited space in the viewing gallery a maximum of 33 people are allowed inside at any one time.

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.