Visitor Information

Group visits

Group visit to The Courtauld Gallery

arrow Groups are warmly welcome at The Courtauld Gallery.


arrow The Courtauld Gallery is free to UK school and university groups.

arrow All school, college and university groups must book in advance via the Education bookings team. This includes Primary Schools, Secondary Schools, Colleges and Universities, both UK and International.

arrow Groups are a minimum of 10 and a maximum of 25 people.

arrow The admission price for groups is as follows:



Permanent Collection

Groups 10+


Art Fund


Under 18


Guided Tour

£85 for one hour, max 25 people


arrow To make your group booking please download the Booking Form and email to Do not use this form if you are an education group.

arrowPayment can be made in advance or upon arrival.

arrowGuided tours of the permanent collection can be booked up to two weeks in advance, subject to guides’ availability, at a cost of £85 for a group of up to 25, plus the admission charge.

arrow Groups may bring their own tour guide who will be admitted free of charge to The Gallery. Please note that we do not allow guided tours in the temporary exhibition.

arrow There are no car or coach parking facilities at Somerset House, except parking for those with disabilities. Please see the section below on disabled access.

arrow The Gallery is open every day of the year except 25 and 26 December.

arrow For more information about bringing your group to The Courtauld Gallery please email


arrow The Courtauld Gallery is fully accessible to wheelchair users. There are two steps and two sets of glass doors located at the entrance to The Gallery. Ramped access is available at an alternative entrance. Please speak to a member of staff upon arrival who will be able to assist you.

arrow Parking for blue badge holders is available at Somerset House but must be booked in advance. Contact or call +44 (0)20 7845 4600 (Monday–Friday, 10.00–17.00, choose option 9).

arrow The Courtauld Gallery has two wheelchairs available for visitors to use whilst inside The Gallery.

arrow Folding portable stools are available to visitors. Please speak to staff at the Admissions Desk upon arrival.